2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

CSWRK 2201 Social Welfare Policy and Practice

This course will introduce students to the knowledge, values, and skills of entry-level generalist social work practice and the policies impacting social services. Topics include strategies for client engagement, interviewing, assessment, problem solving, client systems, and case management in the context of social service agencies and delivery systems. Students will explore the impact of power, privilege, and oppression on service access and delivery and will work extensively with case studies of clients with marginalized identities.