Public Assistance Policy 2

Credits: 4

Prerequisite: HSEW 1230Public Assistance Policy 1

Co-Requisite: HSEW 2235Eligibility System 2

In this course, students will interpret and apply policy, identify required verifications and Department of Human Services’ forms, and conduct simulated client interviews. With case scenarios, students will assess eligibility and estimate the benefit based on policy. Emphasis will be placed on evaluating client circumstances and predicting eligibility. They will summarize ongoing case maintenance policy, such as reporting, recertification, change in assistance unit members, ineligibility, and adjust the benefit as policy dictates.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none