Academic Catalog

Social Work (SWK)

3 credit hours3 contact hours (3 Lecture Hours Per Week) 

This course introduces students to the social work profession; its code of ethics, value base, and commitment to social justice which include its history, practice settings, professional roles, agencies, political implications, and values related to social work careers. Students will be introduced to concepts fundamental to understanding the helping professions' efforts on behalf of vulnerable populations including the delivery of social work services to minority and majority groups in the public and private sectors. this course includes field experience as part of the course requirements.

Requisite(s): ENG-072 ENG-063