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SW 101 Introduction to Social Work 3 cr
Introduction to the profession of social work. Topics include historical development, nature of social work, professional associations, values and ethics.
SW 201 Human Behavior & Social Environment I 3 cr
The Person-In-Environment model of human behavior. Course examines individual, family and group behavior in the social context. Prerequisites: SY 109, BLY 102 or BLY 122.
SW 212 Introduction to Social Welfare 3 cr
Introduction to social welfare system, institution and philosophical base. Course will address historical development, social and economic justice, and diversity.
SY 214 Field Experience 2 cr
Service learning experience in social work. Forty hours agency-based experience is required. Students must attend two hour bi-weekly seminars. Prerequisites: SW 101, SW 112.
SW 310 Community Context 3 cr
The rural and urban contexts of social work practice. Emphasis of the course is placed on how these contexts affect human behavior and the practice of social work. Prerequisite: SW 202.
Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work

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