Social Work, Social Justice and the Law
Units: 1.5, Hours: 1.5-1.5
Provides an overview of critical perspectives on social justice, law, the legal system, and the legal processes that impact on social work practice. Students will critically examine and self-reflect on the interplay between marginalization and structural inequalities and law. Areas examined may include child welfare, mental health, human rights, youth justice, poverty and restorative practices.
Note: Credit will be granted for only one of 350A, 350, CYC 350A. Open to third- and fourth-year students with permission of the department.
Undergraduate course in Social Work offered by the School of Social Work in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.