Social Work

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Graduate Course Details
Number SWK 820
Title Agency Management and Leadership Practice
Credits 3.0


This course is designed to prepare advanced generalist practitioners to assume middle management leadership positions and engage in the facilitation of change in contemporary human service practice. It provides an introduction to the processes and practices involved in program development, organizational management, program advocacy, and sound administrative social work practice. It extends student competence in the differential selection of group process, organizational analysis, and change models that address the strehgths in orgainzations and agencies. Prerequisite: SWK 810.