B.S.W. Degree in Social Work {21-22} - Generalist Practice with Families

Course Code
SW 432  Credits
Title Generalist Practice with Families 
Prerequisite SW 330 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course is designed to give students beginning competency skills and knowledge in generalist social work practice using the Generalist Intervention Model with families. The family as a whole is viewed as the client system and is the unit of attention. An ecological perspective and systems view of practice is used. Intervention theories and practice skills are studied and applied. The course builds on knowledge grounded in the liberal arts studies, including courses such as Developmental Psychology (Psych 202), Introduction to Sociology (Soc 110), Social Psychology (Soc 120), Human Biology (Biol 104), Multicultural Studies (MCS), and Women’s Studies (WS) courses. This course draws from the knowledge and skills learned in SW 330 and SW 400, as well as interviewing and assessment skills from SW 420