Social Work

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Graduate Course Details
Number SWK 820
Title Agency Management and Leadership Practice
Credits 3.0
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 3399 1/20/16 - 5/9/16 W 6:00pm - 8:40pm LAFAYETTE (002) Jonathan Lukens
S2 3400 1/21/16 - 5/9/16 R 9:25am - 12:05pm LAFAYETTE (105) William Keaney Jr
S3 3401 TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA
S4 3402 1/21/16 - 5/9/16 R 6:00pm - 8:40pm LAFAYETTE (105) Monica Leisey
S5 3403 1/21/16 - 5/9/16 R 6:00pm - 8:40pm LAFAYETTE (117) Susan Gunby
S6 3810 1/20/16 - 5/9/16 W 6:00pm - 8:40pm LAFAYETTE (108) Cheryl L Springer

Description

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.