|Introduction to Social Work|
|INTRO SOC WORK|
|CLASS CODE:||SW 260||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||EDUCATION & HUMAN DEVELOPMENT|
|DEPARTMENT:||SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL WORK|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Social Welfare as a social institution and the emergence of Social Work as a profession with its various fields of practice.|
|TAUGHT:||Winter, Summer, Fall|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||Social Welfare as a social institution and the emergence of Social Work as a profession with its various fields of practice.|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||To acquaint the student with the field of Social Work.
History of Social Work.
Familarize the student with basic philosophies, values, and ethics in the Social Work profession.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Reading and studying the textbook, successful completion of four exams on readings and class lecture, participation in class, completion of group project on a field of Social Work practice, successful completion of a paper on the underpinnings of the SW profession and its relationship to social welfare and a field of SW Practice.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2003|