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Graduate Course Details
Number SWK 802
Title Human Behavior & the Social Environment: Health & Mental Health
Credits 3.0
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 3148 9/13/16 - 12/22/16 T 6:00pm - 8:40pm LAFAYETTE (216A) Cheryl L Springer
S2 3149 9/8/16 - 12/22/16 R 1:40pm - 4:20pm LAFAYETTE (102) Sandra Yudilevich Espinoza
S3 3498 9/8/16 - 12/22/16 R 6:00pm - 8:40pm LAFAYETTE (102) Jonathan Lukens


This course promotes a holistic orientation to the assessment and understanding of the complexity of bio-psychosocial human functioning in cultural contexts, and explores the diverse array of possible interventions. The course is designed to enable students to research and critically analyze the existing knowledge base in the health and mental health fields, and to apply their understanding to social work assessment and intervention. Prerequisites: SWK 722 or 797.