SOW 5207: Foundations of Social Work
Course Description for Foundations of Social Work
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 professionâ€™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.