Spring 2020 Update 
    Dec 07, 2023  
Spring 2020 Update [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SWK (0404) 521 - Foundations of Social Work Practice II

Credits: 3.00

This course focuses on the theories and skills necessary for social work practice with individuals, families, groups, and communities as a means of enhancing role performance and social functioning. The development of skills in facilitating the interaction of client systems and environments is emphasized using a systems perspective in relation to problem solving. Crisis intervention, ego support, linking clients to resources, and alleviation of environmental stressors are considered. The small group and groups as representative of communities are examined as vehicles of growth, goal attainment, and empowerment.

Prerequisite 1: SWK 520