HUM 411 - Social Welfare Programs and Policies

This course will acquaint students with the social welfare system of the United States. An historical perspective helps to illuminate the evolution of current policies, programs and practices. Poverty in the U.S. is analyzed as well as the specific programs which have been developed to alleviate it. Cross-cultural approaches to social welfare are also examined.
Prerequisite: POL 100

Course Credit: 3

Lab Hours: 0HRS.