Program Requirements for
Human Services - Social Service Work

You want to be an advocate for positive change in the face of family breakdowns, mental illness, gang violence and crisis situations. If you are looking for a career that allows you to make a lasting impact in the lives of individuals and communities who most need positive change, Tyndale’s Bachelor of Arts in Human Services – Social Service Work will lead you into a career with meaning...

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† Required Credit Hours

Major Program Requirements

Core Requirements 

  • BSTH 101 Old Testament Scripture († 3 Credit Hours)
  • BSTH 102 New Testament Scripture († 3 Credit Hours)
  • BSTH 201 Hermeneutics († 3 Credit Hours)
  • BSTH 270 Introduction to Christian Theology († 3 Credit Hours)
  • Two of († 6 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 101 Introduction to Literature I (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 102 Introduction to Literature II (3 Credit Hours)
    • ENGL 171 Literature and Composition (3 Credit Hours)
  • One of († 3 Credit Hours)
    • HIST 101 History of Western Civilization in Global Perspective I (3 Credit Hours)
    • HIST 102 History of Western Civilization in Global Perspective II (3 Credit Hours)
  • INDS 101 University Studies in Christian Perspective († 3 Credit Hours)
  • INDS 475 Christianity and Culture († 3 Credit Hours)
  • PHIL 171 Introduction to Philosophy († 3 Credit Hours)
  • Fine Arts elective course († 3 Credit Hours)
  • Language elective courses († 6 Credit Hours)

Total Core Requirements 39 Credit Hours


Interdisciplinary Studies Requirements

  • HEAL 301 Social Determinants of Health († 3 Credit Hours)
  • MATH 121 Introduction to Statistics († 3 Credit Hours)
  • MATH 322 Data Analysis († 3 Credit Hours)
  • PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology I († 3 Credit Hours)
  • PSYC 102 Introduction to Psychology II († 3 Credit Hours)
  • PSYC 211 Developmental Psychology I († 3 Credit Hours)
  • PSYC 212 Developmental Psychology II: Adulthood and Aging († 3 Credit Hours)
  • PSYC 360 Research Methods in the Social Sciences († 3 Credit Hours)
  • SOCI 101 Introduction to Sociology I († 3 Credit Hours)
  • SOCI 102 Introduction to Sociology II († 3 Credit Hours)

Total Interdisciplinary Studies Requirements 30 Credit Hours


Major Requirements 

  • SOCI 251 Introduction to Social Welfare († 3 Credit Hours)
  • SOCI 252 Introduction to Social Work († 3 Credit Hours)
  • SOCI 321 Marriage and the Family († 3 Credit Hours)
  • ___ ___ Transfer courses († 30 Credit Hours)

(Student must be admitted to and complete the 10-month diploma
program in Social Service Work at Seneca College during their third
year. 30 credit hours of transfer work are granted for this diploma.)

Total Major Requirements 39 Credit Hours


Electives Credit Hours
Total Elective Requirements 12 Credit Hours


Total Degree Requirements 
Core, Interdisciplinary Studies, Major & Elective Requirements
Total Degree Requirements 120 Credit Hours


Notes:
• Minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 and a minimum of 120 credit hours.


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