SW 797 (1ON) - Special Topics in Social Welfare

Spc/SW and the Digital Age

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work
Online Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2020 - E-term V (05/18/2020 - 07/10/2020)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 70270
Seminar for advanced majors cross-listed with SW 897. Topics may include: alcohol and alcoholism, drugs and chemical dependency, income maintenance, health care, child welfare, aging, mental health, or developmental disabilities or study travel experiences. May be repeated for different topics. Prereq: permission.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credits.
Only listed colleges in section: Liberal Arts, Health & Human Services
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Senior
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/18/2020 7/10/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This course focuses on the ever-changing landscape of technology as it relates to the Social Work field. Students will explore topics such as telehealth, online communities, assistive technology as well as digital advocacy. Ethical implications of the integration of technology into Social Work will be explored throughout the course. Students will work independently or collaboratively at a distance to create a multi-media project focused on a topic of interest within Digital Social Work.



No textbook required This course uses Online Educational Resources (OER)