Services and techniques used in providing for public welfare are studied.
Emphasis is placed on historical development of social services, extent of private
and governmental participation in providing social services, and major processes
associated with the field. Speakers and visits are used to survey existing services
in the Greater Hartford area. Formerly listed as SOC 230, not open to students
who have successfully completed SOC 203. (Students enrolling in this course
are required to conduct 25 hours of service learning. Please consult an
academic advisor or program coordinator regarding service learning