SOWK 350-702 SOWK WITH OLDER PEOPLE Study of older Americans and of the programs and policies designed to support them. Review of social work practice skills in providing direct service to older people. Prerequisite: SOWK 200 or permission of instructor. Three hours per week.
SOWK 420-151 FIELD INSTRUCTION IN SOWK I Supervised experience in a social welfare agency with emphasis on methods and techniques of generalist social work practice. Opportunity to apply theory and develop skills in delivery of social work services. Successful completion of the two-course sequence requires a student to fulfill a minimum of 440 hours of field instruction within the same social welfare agency accumulated across the fall and spring semesters. Attendance and participation in seminar required. Prerequisites: SOWK 302, 320, admission to the professional program. Corequisites: SOWK 416, 400.