Catalogue 2016 - 2017

Social Work Suggested Sequence of Courses

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year- Fall Semester

LA 100First Year Seminar

2 cr.

LA 101First Year Field Experience

1 cr.

MATH 1XXMathematical Analysis

3 cr.

ENGL 132English Composition I

3 cr.

SW 100Introduction to Social Work

3 cr.

PSY 101Introduction to Psychology

3 cr.

PEHR 151Personal Health and Wellness

1 cr.

Total Credit Hours:16

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

ENGL 133English Composition II

3 cr.

POSC 102American National Government

3 cr.

CS 13XComputer Competence

3 cr.

SO 101Introduction to Sociology

3 cr.

PEHR 153-199Lifetime Activity

1 cr.

HIST XXXHistorical Perspective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:16

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

SW 216Human Behavior in the Social Environment

3 cr.

CUL 2XXCultural Studies

3 cr.

or

xxxCultures/Aesthetics course

3 cr.

MATH 120Intro Statistics for the Arts & Sciences

3 cr.

BIO 101Basic Biology: Organisms

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

EC 106The Economics of Poverty and Discrimination

3 cr.

SW 207An Invitation to the World of Aging

2 cr.

ART XXXAesthetic Perspective

3 cr.

or

xxxCultures/Aesthetics course

3 cr.

SPAN 140Spanish for Social Services

3 cr.

NSP Natural Science Perspective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:14

Junior Year - Fall Semester

SW 301Social Work Interventive Methods I

3 cr.

SW 306The Helping Relationship Practicum

1 cr.

SW 320Dynamics of Oppression and Empowerment

3 cr.

SW 300Social Work Pre-Practicum Seminar

1 cr.

PSY 326Abnormal Psychology

3 cr.

PH 210Ethics for Social Workers

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:17

Junior Year - Spring Semester

SW 302Social Work Interventive Methods II

3 cr.

SW 313Social Welfare and Social Policy

3 cr.

SW 321Empowerment Practice with Underserved Populations

3 cr.

SW 303Social Work Interventive Methods III

3 cr.

SW 314Field Instruction in Macro Practice

3 cr.

SW 305The Helping Relationship Project

2 cr.

Total Credit Hours:17

Senior Year - Fall Semester

SW 404Social Work Interventive Methods IV

3 cr.

SW 419Social Work and Research

3 cr.

SW 409Field Instruction in Social Work I

3 cr.

SW 410Field Instruction in Social Work I

3 cr.

SW 414Seminar in Field Instruction I

2 cr.

ILP XXXIntegrated Liberal Professional Perspective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:17

Senior Year - Spring Semester

SW 411Field Instruction in Social Work II

3 cr.

SW 412Field Instruction in Social Work II

3 cr.

SW 415Seminar in Field Instruction II

1 cr.

SW 420Social Work Research Seminar

2 cr.

ENGL 336Ethnic American Literature

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:12

Note: SW 419 and ENGL 336 (or its equivalent) have been designated as Writing Intensive courses.

Total Credit Hours: 124