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Course Overview

This course is the first Foundation Year practice course given during the first semester of the MSW program. The course focuses on knowledge, values and skill development in social work practice with individuals with an opportunity to develop interviewing skills. The generalist social work model of practice is introduced, which includes engagement, assessment, planning, intervention, evaluation, termination, and follow up. Particular attention is placed on social work ethics, diverse populations and populations at risk.

Credits: 3
Distribution: Graduate, Masters
Co-requisite: SWK 771
Co-requisite: SWK 771

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Admissions Requirements

Hearing Undergraduate