SW-303 : Social Welfare Policy

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Social Work
Subject:
Social Work
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
The historical, economic, social, and political facets of policies are examined from the social work practitioner perspective. Policies as society's response to human social problems will be analyzed and discussed for their immediate and long-range implications. Special attention will be given to governmental entities and non-profit organizations that address social problems through service provisions. Each student will analyze in-depth one social welfare policy. 3 credits FULFILLS SKILLS INTEGRATION REQUIREMENT. PREREQUISITE: SW 201 PERMISSION FROM DEPARTMENT CHAIR.