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Field Experience II


Total credits

15 weeks

Course length

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Course level: Upper Division

This is a 15-week course requiring at least 175 hours of field experience, or an average of 12 hours per week committed to a community human services placement site. Weekly seminars (2 hours per week) are provided to offer support and supervision of the student activities during their field experience. Students will learn to present issues for supervision. Each student will create a portfolio of his or her competencies and accomplishments for career purposes. This course requires accumulation of the total 350 service hours necessary for graduation from the program (the first 175 hours were compiled in BSHS/415, FE I) and demonstration of a professional attitude and disposition as evaluated in 8 domains: Professionalism, Personal Growth, Sensitivity, Flexibility, Emotional Maturity, Group Membership Skills, Accepting Feedback, and Relationship with Authority.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Organizational Structure of Your Agency

Organizational Theories Applied Within Your Agency

Measuring Successful Outcomes

Research and Service Gaps

Clients and Services


Addictions in the Community

Addiction Interventions Within the Community

Abuse and Neglect in Families

Violence in the Community

Aging Populations

Mental Health Services

Charitable Organizations

Completing the Field Experience

The Future of Human Services


Why take courses at University of Phoenix

Accreditation that matters

We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission ( for more than 40 years.

Real-world instructors

Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

Next Steps

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Credit Transfer

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