(SOCW 390R) Special Topics in Social Work
|Credit Hours||1.0 - 3.0 Lecture|
|Prerequisite||Admission to major or instructor consent|
|Offered||Fall, Winter, Spring|
|Programs||Social Work (BSW)|
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon completing this course, students will be able to:
- Students will be able to define and articulate basic medical social work terminology, various roles of social work within a healthcare setting, and basic understanding/familiarity of local community resources.
- Students will be able to familiarize with basic social worker roles within a healthcare setting.
- Students will be able to construct a rationale for the selection and identification of critical elements of application and evaluation of practice approaches for work with individuals, couples, families, and groups.
- Students will be able to articulate personal and professional values and promote the skills required to perform as valued entry-level social workers.
- Students will be able to increase knowledge of community resources for purposes of consultation, collaboration, advocacy, referral, and networking on behalf of clients and families.
- Students will be able to discuss the importance of self-awareness as it impacts professional practice and ethical decision-making through the application of a strengths/resilience approach to analyze the social worker role.