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2022-2023 Catalog
SOW 3203: Social Welfare Institutions

Course Description for Social Welfare Institutions

SOW3203: Social Welfare Institutions

Description: This course will examine the historical development and contemporary administration of major American social welfare policies and programs and critically analyze the political, economic, and social impact of those policies and programs on diverse and vulnerable populations. Students will learn how social welfare policy impacts social work practice as well as how social workers engage in policy practice to advance social and economic justice.