Course Information

Social Work in Modern Society (HSS 254)

Term: 2021-2022 Fall


Tiffany Pinckney
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Mon-Wed, 2:30 PM - 4:20 PM (8/23/2021 - 12/10/2021) Location: MAIN SCITC 121


This course is designed to provide an introduction to the profession of social work. Course content includes the history and development of the profession; the assumptions which underlie social work goals, functions, and methods; the professional values guiding practice; and description of practice methods. The course also offers the student opportunities to learn about social roles and practice settings. 15 hours of volunteer experience is required of this course.