Issues in Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse
Provides students with a basic understanding of the use and abuse of alcohol and other drugs. Emphasizes historical and social perspectives on drug use, trends of use and legal and social responses to illicit drug use. Additionally, this course provides an accurate description of the effects of psychoactive drugs, identifies methods of substance abuse treatment and introduces the student to local treatment services. Prerequisites: Human Services Associate course prerequisites.
Grading Basis
HUMSVC 10520135
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Human Services
Enrollment Requirements
(NexGen Write 245+ or ACCP Sentence 70+ and ACCP Write 5+ or ACCP Sentence 86+ and ACCP Write 4+ or ACT Eng 15+ or Acad Write 5/6) and (NexGen Read 261+ or ACCP Read 80+ or ACT Read 19+ or Coll Rdg Strat or Intro Coll Read) or Eng 1 or Written Comm