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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SWK 404
Title Field Education I
Credits 5.0
Prerequisites A grade of B- or better in SWK302
Co-requisites SWK406


The student is placed in a social work agency or institution under the supervision of a qualified social worker for a minimum of 425 hours of professional practice over both courses. The educational quality of the field experience is assured by a faculty person who maintains a liaison relationship with the agency. Required of and open only to Social Work majors. Offered on a continuing basis both semesters. Field Education Seminar I (SWK406) accompanies this course and must be taken concurrently with Field Education I. In order to pass one course, the student must also pass the other course.

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