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Social Work Course Descriptions and Syllabi
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I; 4 cr (S-E). A basic survey. Historical development, formation of social welfare policies, and the role of the social work professional. P: So st.
II; 4 cr (S-E). Provides an awareness of problems and concepts of the policy process in the U.S. Explores the political, economic, and institutional frameworks which structure public social welfare choices. Might include income maintenance, child welfare, mental health, corrections. P: So st.
II; 3 cr (S-I). Physiological, psychological, and social changes throughout the life cycle. Major crisis and developmental tasks at each point in terms of their implications for social work practice. P: Soc work/welfare major.
I; 2-3 cr (e-S-A). This course prepares students for generalist social work practice in a multicultural society. It discusses Afro-Americans, Hispanics, American Indians, and Asian Americans, and implications are drawn for social policy. P: Soc work/welfare major.
II; 2-3 cr (S-A). Social research and problems of project design and programming. Distinctive characteristics of investigations directed to planning, administrative, and scientific objectives. P: Jr st, stat requirement filled, soc welfare major, B.S.W. or M.S.W. stdts.