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Social Work: Foundations of Social Work

SWSS 002 OL2 (CRN: 61646)

3 Credit Hours

About SWSS 002 OL2

This course serves as an introduction to the profession of social work, the values of the profession, and the social problems it addresses. Content will focus on current social issues of the day within a social work context. The course provides a sound basis for considering social work as a possible career choice and as well as foundational understanding of the field for students majoring in other disciplines. No background knowledge of social work is necessary for this course.

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Related Program

High School & Pre-College Programs

Notes

Dates: June 21 - July 16, 2021; Online course will be run asynchronously

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Section Description

This course serves as an introduction to the profession of social work, the values of the profession, and the social problems it addresses. Content will focus on current social issues of the day within a social work context. The course provides a sound basis for considering social work as a possible career choice and as well as foundational understanding of the field for students majoring in other disciplines. No background knowledge of social work is necessary for this course.

Section Expectation

This is an online course that requires students to independently work on written assignments whilst also engaging online with instructor and peers in discussion board posts and potentially yellowdig activities. There are no live sessions and the entire course is facilitated asynchronously.

Evaluation

This is an online course that scaffolds the assessments, it is not possible to wait until the end of the course to complete all assignments. Students are tasked with weekly written assignments. There are no quizzes or exams in this course, assessment is based off of student engagement online and with written assignments completed on time.

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Location

Online (View Campus Map)

Important Dates

Note: These dates may change before registration begins.

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