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SOCW 200A

An Introduction to Social Work Practice

Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0

An introduction to the practice of social work beginning with a critical examination of the ethics, values and historical development of the profession. Students will become familiar with several critical social theories that inform anti-oppressive social work practice. The relationship between private troubles and public issues as well as the concepts of power, oppression, privilege, identity and social justice will be explored. Emphasis on self reflection which will assist students in examining their identities and their interest, motivation and capacity for social work practice.

Undergraduate course in Social Work offered by the School of Social Work in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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Fields of Study
ACAN ADMN AE AGEI
ANTH ART ARTS ASL
ASTR BCMB BIOC BIOL
BME BUS CD CENG
CH CHEM CIVE COM
CS CSC CSPT CW
CYC CYCB CYCI DHUM
DR DSST ECON ED-D
ED-P EDCI EDUC ELEC
ENGL ENGR ENT ENTC
ENTD EOS EPHE ER
ES EUS FA FNGA
FORB FRAN GEOG GMST
GREE GRS GS HA
HDCC HINF HLTH HS
HSD HSTR HUMA IA
IB IED IET IGOV
INGH INTD INTS IS
ITAL LAS LATI LAW
LING MATH MBA MBME
MBMS MECH MEDI MEDS
MEST MGB MICR MRNE
MUS NRSC NUED NUHI
NUNP NURA NURP NURS
PAAS PADR PHIL PHSP
PHYS POLI PORT PSYC
RS SCIE SDH SENG
SJS SLST SMGT SOCI
SOCW SOSC SPAN STAT
THEA TS WRIT WS
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