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SWK-715 Disability Policy: Implications for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Populations

Graduate, Masters

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Course Overview

This course presents specialized content about social welfare policies affecting deaf and hard of hearing people and people with disabilities. These policies are discussed within the framework of analysis and evaluation to determine future directions for policy. The impact of the service delivery, funding, and organizational systems on the implementation of policy will be considered. The course will look at policies for people who are deaf-blind, developmentally disabled, and chronically mentally ill.

Credits: 3
Distribution: Graduate, Masters
Prerequisite: SWK 711.

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