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2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HSS 494 - Practicum in Human Social Services 2

3 credits
This represents a required 3 credit, 175 hour placement at single social services agency. Given most agencies require training specific to program, this practicum incorporates on the job training for students enhancing the skills introduced throughout the program. In addition, the course includes a 1 hour per week group seminar designed to discuss application of program goals in the context of students’ learning experiences. Students will become familiar with the operations of a human services agency, including client/staff interaction and employee responsibilities. All sites must provide students with professional supervision. Attendance at the weekly seminar remains a mandatory requirement for all practicum credits and serves to separate this course from other internships offered through Wisconsin Lutheran College.
Prerequisite(s): HSS 493  and junior standing
Term Offered: Fall, spring, and summer semesters