Catalogue 2012 - 2013

SW 409 Field Instruction in Social Work I


3 cr.


SW 302, SW 303, and senior Social Work standing.


concurrent registration in SW 414.

Course Description

This is an introduction to the practice of social work in an agency setting (240 clock hours). Students have the opportunity as trainees to develop an identity as a social work practitioner by actual socialization within the agency and by beginning participation in the delivery of services under the supervision and guidance of professional personnel. Students are limited to a total of six credits for SW 409 and SW 410. These courses are graded on a pass/fail basis.