Courses: Social Work

SOCIAL WORD (SW)

Course descriptions from the 2017-2018 Catalog.

SW 200 The Field of Social Work (3)

This SW 200 course offers the learner an orientation to the profession of social work in the context of existing within a multicultural society. This course examines the nature and scope of social work practice, its historical origins, and development. It also surveys foundational values of the field, the philosophy of the profession, codes of ethics, methods of practice, and a range of interventions.


Prerequisite: ENG 100 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent, or consent of instructor.

Rec Prep: HSER 100