SW 405 - Social Welfare Policy and Services Honors

Description
This course is designed to enable the student to develop skill in the analysis of social welfare policies and programs. The course builds on the basic knowledge of the history and philosophy of social welfare programs students have acquired in the prerequisite course, SW 205. In this course, special attention is given to evidence regarding the effects of policies on persons subject to economic deprivation, discrimination, and oppression. Current policies and policy issues in Alabama and the southeast are emphasized, with a focus on social work values and human diversity. This course has the University Core Curriculum “W” designation. Writing proficiency is required for a passing grade in this course.
Credits
3
Attributes
University Honors, Writing
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017
Offered
M, Th, Tu, TuTh
Avg. Class Size
19
Avg. Sections
1