Course Information

Introduction Profession of Soc.Work (SSW 215)

Term: Spring 2009


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Sat, 8:15 AM - 11:45 AM (1/3/2009 - 2/21/2009) Location: SHU ADMIN 403


Introduction to the development of the social work profession, the current status of the profession, the generalist practice method, and the populations currently served by the profession. Students learn to identify common human needs and recognize some of the internal and external obstacles that interfere with optimal social functioning. A 25-hour service learning component introduces students to various methodologies and fields of social work practice. Fall semester. 3 credits. Fee.