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2021-2022 Catalog
SOW 5207: Foundations of Social Work

Course Description for Foundations of Social Work

SOW5207: Foundations of Social Work

Description: This foundation course explores the philosophy and practice of contemporary social work from a historical perspective. In addition to examining the historical evolution and context of the profession’s mission, values, ethics, and roles, students will critically analyze controversial policy and practice issues that impact the profession as well as the vulnerable, marginalized, and oppressed populations historically served by social workers.