Social Work

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Graduate Course Details
Number SWK 706
Title Community Practice and Social Change
Credits 3.0
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 3374 TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA
S2 3375 1/19/16 - 5/9/16 T 9:25am - 12:05pm LAFAYETTE (117) Mary Thomas
S3 3376 1/19/16 - 5/9/16 T 1:40pm - 4:20pm LAFAYETTE (117) Monica Leisey
S4 3377 1/19/16 - 5/9/16 T 6:00pm - 8:40pm LAFAYETTE (117) Robert K McAndrews
S5 3378 1/20/16 - 5/9/16 W 6:00pm - 8:40pm LAFAYETTE (005) John M Vogel
S6 3379 1/23/16 - 5/9/16 S 9:25am - 12:05pm LAFAYETTE (117) Richard C Sherman
S7 3619 1/19/16 - 5/9/16 T 6:00pm - 8:40pm LAFAYETTE (110) Mary H DeChillo

Description

This course is designed to build on generalist practice themes focused on in SWK 705. It presents an examination and application of the role of the social worker engaged in social change through community organization and planning. The problem-solving model of social work practice is applied to the assessment and intervention challenges on the community level with particular attention to issues of diversity and the realization of client and citizen empowerment. Prerequisite: SWK 705.