|Populations at Risk|
|POP AT RISK|
|CLASS CODE:||SW 470||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||EDUCATION & HUMAN DEVELOPMENT|
|DEPARTMENT:||SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL WORK|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||An overview of special risk populations. The role of the social workers in risk assessment, obtaining resources, intervention and evaluation.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||An overview of special risk populations. The role of the social workers in risk assessment, obtaining resources, intervention and evaluation.
Children, single parent families, developmental disability, low income families, minority groups, gender issues, juvenile delinquency, unemployed, diability.
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||Become aware of special populations - needs
Evaluation of special at risk populations
|REQUIREMENTS:||Read text, take exams on materials, group projects/discussions.|
Soc 111 or 112
Soc 323 or SW 464
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2003|