Course Description for Field Education I
Field Education I
Prerequisite: SOW 3203, SOW 3293, SOW 3403, SOW 4XXX, SOW 4101, SOW 4102, and SOW 4322
Co-requisite: SOW 4522
Description: Field experience is integral to the education and professional socialization of social work students, providing a structured and supervised environment in which students may apply theoretical knowledge, test and refine practice skills, and adopt professional behaviors. Field Education I, the first of two consecutive courses, allows students to apply the generalist knowledge and skills acquired through academic courses to social work practice with a specific client system in a social services setting.