SW 897 (5ON) - Special Topics in Social Work and Social Welfare

SpecTop/Child Maltreatment

Durham   Health & Human Services > Social Work
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2019 - E-term II (10/14/2019 - 12/10/2019)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 16697
Seminar for graduate students. Topics may include: A) Drugs and Chemical Dependency; B) Intimate Partner Violence C) Social Action in Education Settings D) Social Action in the Dominican Republic. May be repeated for different topics. Special fee.
Only listed majors in section: SOCIAL WORK MCH, SOCIAL WORK OL
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Christie Davis

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
10/14/2019 12/10/2019 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This course introduces students to advanced concepts in child welfare with an emphasis on child maltreatment assessment and child protective services. The course addresses emerging assessment practices, data informed child protective service provision, the role of technology in child welfare practice, and workforce development.


Klika, J.B. & Conte, J. R. (2018). The APSAC handbook on child maltreatment (4th Ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.