swrk200 | undergraduate
Introduction To Social Work
This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.
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Introduction to and History of Social Work
- Describe various settings in which generalist social work practitioners perform their functions.
- Describe the most influential theoretical foundational knowledge base for social work practice.
- Identify significant societal movements that have shaped social work practice.
- Identify best practices for working collaboratively as a generalist social worker.
Ethics in the Social Work Profession
- Identify the six core values of social work practice based on the National Association of Social Workersâ Code of Ethics.
- Describe how the National Association of Social Workersâ Code of Ethics guides social work practice.
- Analyze social justice and injustice in the social work field.
Social Work Perspectives
- Describe the importance of diversity on influencing social work service delivery.
- Explain how empowerment is viewed as the basis of social work practice.
- Describe the multifaceted nature of social work practice, and identify the various roles and functions of generalist social work practitioners.
- Discuss the relationship between social work and social policy.
Generalist Social Work
- Describe social workâs generalist approach from the micro and macro perspectives.
- Identify key components of the public welfare policy.
- Discuss the importance of resource management in social work.
Social Work and Other Professions
- Describe the roles and relationships between social work and criminal justice.
- Analyze the role of social work and community mental health services.
- Explain the role of social work in providing family and youth services.
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