Catalogue 2013 - 2014

SW 314 Field Instruction in Macro Practice


3 cr.

Course Description

This course, taken concurrently with SW 303, and SW 313, provides students with the opportunity to experientially learn about social work practice at the macro level. Students spend eight hours per week practicing social work in a community setting under the supervision of a skilled community worker. This experience enables students to integrate knowledge and skills from their social policy and macro methods courses while gaining practice in advocacy, community education, empowerment, and policy analysis.


This course is graded on a pass/fail basis.