Human Services Academic Expectations

Each course will have a syllabus indicating the requirements and grade system. Some general expectations include:

  • Strong written and oral communications skills
  • Being prepared for each class by completing assignments
  • Knowledge of basic technology, including computer skills and library research skills
  • Many courses have Fieldwork or volunteer work as part of the course requirements

It is the responsibility of the student to obtain information presented in class and/or assignments made when the student is absent

Each student is expected to take tests as scheduled. Individual instructors differ in their rules for missed tests and if they allow make-up exams

A grade of ‘C’ is required in all Department courses and most General Education courses