Child Advocacy

Child Advocacy

Catalog Number:

10504156

Credits:

3.00

Description:

An introduction to the concepts of child advocacy with an emphasis on the public service professional's role in identifying and managing situations involving child abuse and neglect. Provides an overview of the field of child advocacy, and explores the role of child advocate in different professions as well as ethical, legal, and professional responsibilities. Takes a multi-disciplinary team approach to examining family problems related to poverty, drug abuse, and violence. The family system is also examined. Students complete guided self-study online then gather for two hours of live classroom discussion weekly. Recommended minimum Accuplacer scores - Reading 55, Sentence Skills 60, Arithmetic 34 Prerequisite: Admission to Corrections & Community Advocacy program 105047 and Court Procedures 10504112, Introduction to Law Enforcement 10504114, Corrections/Correctional Institutions 10504176

Requirements:

Prerequisite: Admission to Corrections & Community Advocacy program 105047 and Court Procedures 10504112, Introduction to Law Enforcement 10504114, Corrections/Correctional Institutions 10504176

Upcoming Schedule:

Spring 2018

Term runs from 01/22/2018 TO 05/16/2018

No classes offered during this term.

Summer 2018

Term runs from 06/04/2018 TO 08/03/2018

No classes offered during this term.

Fall 2018

Term runs from 08/27/2018 TO 12/19/2018

No classes offered during this term.

Spring 2019

Term runs from 01/21/2019 TO 05/17/2019


Class# Start Date End Date Day Class Time Mode Location Credits
21573 01/23/19 01/23/19 W 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM Hybrid/In Person > 50% online Stevens Point 3.00
21573 02/13/19 02/13/19 W 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM Hybrid/In Person > 50% online Stevens Point 3.00
21573 03/06/19 03/06/19 W 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM Hybrid/In Person > 50% online Stevens Point 3.00
21573 04/03/19 04/03/19 W 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM Hybrid/In Person > 50% online Stevens Point 3.00
21573 04/24/19 04/24/19 W 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM Hybrid/In Person > 50% online Stevens Point 3.00
21573 05/15/19 05/15/19 W 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM Hybrid/In Person > 50% online Stevens Point 3.00
Summer 2019

Term runs from 06/03/2019 TO 08/02/2019

No classes offered during this term.