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SOC 150
Introduction to Social Work


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline: [Social Sciences]

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Introduction to the field of social work including an examination of the knowledge, values, and skills influencing the role of the social worker in a variety of practice settings. Recommended: READ 088.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Examine the field of social work.
  • Appraise values and ethics standard of the social work profession.
  • Analyze how multidimensional factors influence access to and need for social services within client populations.
  • Interpret one's personal and professional commitment to the field of social work.

  • Course Topics
  • Development and current status of the social welfare institution
  • History of social work and social welfare
  • Purposes, values, and skill base of the profession of social work
  • Organization and functions of public and private social agencies and the social service delivery system
  • Impact of social problems on individuals, families, and/or communities

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    Two Year Projected Schedule

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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
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    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.