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SW 501. Credit By Arrangement

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Credit By Arrangement.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


SW 517. Adolescent Mental Health and Social Work Practice

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Description: Adolescent developmental theories, mental health, current issues, school issues, treatment modalities, global perspectives, and current best practices for treatment.
Semester Offered:
  • Summer
  • DEMAND


SW 521. Child Welfare: Public-Private

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Description: Child welfare practice to assure child safety, permanency, and well-being.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


SW 530. Social Work Practice with the Aging

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Social services related to aging including practice settings, skills, values, social policy and research.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


SW 588. Type B Workshops

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Area limited and specific subjects selected before workshop is announced. These workshops are designed to meet the needs of enrichment. Workshops numbered 588 may be included as a part of the graduate degree only with the specific approval of the adviser and the graduate dean. This approval may be obtained either by inclusion of the course at the time of program approval or through the petition process.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


SW 600. Special Problems

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Independent study for advanced students wishing to work out a special problem in the major area of concentration.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


SW 610. Social Work Frameworks

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Foundation course. History, values, ethics, theoretical bases and practice frameworks for generalist social work practice.
Semester Offered: Summer


SW 611. Generalist Social Work Practice I

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Integration of theory and practice with individuals, families and small groups.
Prerequisites: SW 610
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 612. Generalist Social Work Practice II

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Integration of theory and practice with small groups, communities and organizations.
Prerequisites: SW 611
Semester Offered: Spring


SW 613. Social Work with Marginalized Populations

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Social work practice with a variety of diverse populations. Cultural competence, discrimination, oppression and social justice.
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 614. Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Social work theories, critical and race theories, and developmental theories applied to social work practice with individuals, families, and communities.
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 615. Field Placement I

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Educationally directed 150 hours of field placement in an approved social work organization. Arranged with the MSW Field Director.
Prerequisites: SW 610
Corequisites: SW 616
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 616. Integrated Practice Seminar I

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Integration and application of generalist practice at micro, mezzo, and macro levels with client systems. Critical thinking, collaboration skills in social work practice.
Corequisites: SW 615
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 618. Advanced Generalist Practice with Refugees & Immigrants

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Identification and application of generalist and clinical social work assessment and intervention of the major migrant groups, to help individuals, families, groups and communities who are currently living in the U.S.
Semester Offered: Spring


SW 621. Social Welfare Policy

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Critical analysis economic, political, social and cultural components of United States and global social welfare policy as they effect individuals, families and communities.
Semester Offered: Spring


SW 622. Research Methods

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Research methods for use in a variety of social service and social action settings including quantitative, qualitative, practice and program evaluation.
Semester Offered: Spring


SW 625. Field Placement II

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Educationally directed 150 hours of field placement in an approved social work organization. Continuation of 615. Approved by MSW Field Director.
Prerequisites: SW 615, SW 616
Corequisites: SW 626
Semester Offered: Spring


SW 626. Integrated Practice Seminar II

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Foundation course. Generalist practice at micro, mezzo, and macro levels with client systems. Critical thinking, collaboration skills in social work practice. Continuation of 616.
Prerequisites: SW 616
Corequisites: SW 625
Semester Offered: Spring


SW 631. Advanced Generalist Practice with Individuals and Families

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Concentration course. Examination of social work theories and application to practice with individuals, families and small groups.
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 634. Advanced General Practice with Communities and Organizations

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Social work theories and their application to social work practice in communities and organizations.
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 635. Field Placement III

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Concentration course. Educationally directed 300 hours of field placement in an approved social work organization. Approved by MSW Field Director.
Corequisites: SW 636
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 636. Integrated Practice Seminar III

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Concentration course. Integration of advanced generalist theory, other theories. Application of social work practice with individuals and families within changing communities.
Corequisites: SW 635
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 642. Advanced Policy Practice

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Concentration course. Critical analysis of social welfare policy including theories of policy development, implementation and advocacy within social and political systems.
Prerequisites: Foundation courses/advanced standing
Semester Offered: Fall


SW 645. Field Placement IV

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Educationally directed 300 hours of field placement in an approved social work organization. Continuation of SW 635. Approved by MSW Field Director.
Prerequisites: SW 631, SW 634, SW 635, SW 636
Corequisites: SW 646
Semester Offered: Spring


SW 646. Integrated Practice Seminar IV

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Concentration course. Integration of advanced generalist theory, other theories. Application to agency/organization setting. Groups, organizations, and communities. Continuation of 636.
Prerequisites: SW 636
Corequisites: SW 641, SW 645
Semester Offered: Spring






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