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SOC 109
Service Learning Field Experience III


Credits: 1- 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 90

AA Discipline:

   Clinical Hours: 90


Description
This course is designed to provide students with a social service learning experience. Under supervision, students provide assigned services to an agency, school, health care facility, other non-profit organization or community group in the area. This will be "experiential service learning" which means students have the opportunity to apply what they have learned in social sciences classes to real life situations. This experience may be helpful to students in the selection of a profession/vocation or may be an opportunity to pursue a personal interest. Requires 30 hours of service learning per academic credit. Recommended: READ 088 or higher. Prerequisite: SOC 108 and instructor permission.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate civic-mindedness and personal growth through community service.
  • Demonstrate professionalism and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Apply academic concepts and problem-solving skills to real life situations.

  • Course Topics
  • Course topics vary based on specified area of field experience.
  • Principles of service learning
  • Writing and reflection on meaningful social participation
  • Promoting values through community service

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    SOC 109
    Winter 2016
    7791
    Susan Palmer
    SOC 109
    Winter 2016
    6873
    DEVON GUSTAFSON
    SOC 109
    Fall 2015
    7784
    Susan Palmer
    SOC 109
    Fall 2015
    6873
    DEVON GUSTAFSON
    SOC 109
    Spring 2015
    1512
    Susan Palmer


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
    X
     
    X
    X
    X
    X
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.