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2009-2010
Addictions Studies
Associate in Applied Science Degree
Curriculum code 1314
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Required Courses
(68 credit hours)
The following suggested schedule is based on full-time enrollment. Students may also complete the program through part-time enrollment.

For information about prerequisites and corequisites, please see the course descriptions that are linked from each course.

Suggested Full-Time Schedule
First Semester

16 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
COM-101 3 Composition I  
MTH-098 4 Intermediate Algebra, or higher  
ADC-100 3 Human Development and Behavior  
ADC-101 3 Introduction to Addictions Counseling  
___-___ 3 Social Sciences elective

Choose from ANT, ECO, GEO, HIS, PSC, PSY, SOC, SSC

 
Total: 16

Second Semester
18 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
COM-103 3 Speech Fundamentals  
ADC-108 3 Treatment Delivery Models  
ADC-112 3 Diversity in Addictions Counseling  
ADC-202 3 Substance Use, Abuse, and Dependency  
ADC-204 3 Psychopharmarcology  
___-___ 3 Humanities and Fine Arts elective

Choose from ARB, ART, FRE, GER, HUM, JPN, LIT, MUS, PHI, SPA, THE

 
Total: 18

Third Semester
18 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
ADC-208 3 Case Management  
ADC-106 3 Theory and Practice of Counseling  
ADC-211 3 Compliance and Ethics  
ADC-233 3 Field Practicum  
ADC-237 1 Seminar  
___-___ 3 Career Elective: Select three hours of electives from electives list.  
Total: 18

Fourth Semester
16 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
ADC-206 3 Group Counseling  
ADC-207 3 Family Dynamics and Counseling  
ADC-243 5 Advanced Field Practicum  
ADC-247 1 Advanced Seminar  
___-___ 4 Physical and Life Sciences, Mathematics

Choose from BIO, CHM, EAS, GELNAT, PHS, PHY

 
Total: 16

Electives
Select three elective credits from the following table to be included in the above course sequencing for this program.
3 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
ADC-110 3 Common Behavior Disorders  
ADC-219 2 Contemporary Issues: Alcohol/Drugs  
ADC-230 1 Special Topics in Addictions Studies  
CRJ-101 3 Introduction to Criminal Justice  
CRJ-105 3 Criminology  
IMS-115 3 Introduction to PC Applications  
PSR-120 3 Survey of Psychiatric Rehabilitation  
PSY-110 3 Group Dynamics  
PSY-205 3 Abnormal Psychology  
SPA-125 3 Career Spanish for Law Enforcement I  
SPA-126 3 Career Spanish for Law Enforcement II  

IAODAPCA=Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certifications Association Inc. 
To meet IAODAPCA Provisional certific
ation training requirements, students must take ADC-100, ADC-101, ADC-106, ADC-108, ADC-202, ADC-204, ADC-205, ADC-233, ADC-237
To meet IAODAPCA Counselor certification training requirements, students must take ADC-100, ADC-101, ADC-106, ADC-108, ADC-110, ADC-112, ADC-202, ADC-204, ADC-205, ADC-206, ADC-207, ADC-208, ADC-233, ADC-237.

Graduation Requirements
Successful completion of all course requirements and the minimum number of credit hours for the specific certificate; minimum overall grade point average of 2.0 in the courses required for the certificate; at least 50 percent of the certificate hours must be completed at Moraine Valley; submission of graduation petition to the Records Office by published deadlines. (See college catalog for details.)

For More Information

Admissions Office
(708) 974-5355
admissions@morainevalley.edu
www.morainevalley.edu

Academic Advising Center
(708) 974-5721
advising@morainevalley.edu
www.morainevalley.edu/academicadvising
Department Chairperson
Susan Phelan
Office: A240
(708) 974-5743
phelan@morainevalley.edu

Program Coordinator
Michael Fonda

(708) 974-4300 ext. 2073
fonda@morainevalley.edu

  

Information and requirements may change without notice.

 
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