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220. Introduction to Social Welfare (3)

Prerequisite: GE Foundation requirements.
Offers an understanding of social welfare, and the knowledge, values, and skills essential to social work practice. It examines historical and philosophical perspectives including cultural, economic, political, and social forces.
Letter grade only (A-F).

221. Introduction to Social Welfare Practicum (3)

Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.
Corequisite: SW 220.
This course focuses on experiential learning and is designed to enhance the integration of social work theory and principles with practice application. Includes opportunities for information gathering about community agencies and the role of social workers in those agencies.
Open to social work majors only. Credit/No Credit grading only. Course fee may be required. Information on fees related to this course can be found here.


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