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Human Services

HSV 135

Intro to Community Resources
3 Credits ■ Fall

A broad survey of local resources and social services . Through readings, guest lectures, and research, students use Berkshire County as a social laboratory to examine community governance, health services, education, social welfare programs, public and voluntary personal social services, and formal and informal groups . The course also examines the impact of the economy and natural resources on the community .

Skills prerequisite: ENG 010. Skills co-requisite: ENG 020.