SW 740A (01) - Social Work Field Experience I: Seminar

Social Work Field Seminar I

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 16660
This weekly seminar, held concurrently with Social Welfare Experience I, integrates the field experience with social work theory and concepts learned throughout the curriculum by class discussion, exercises, readings and written assignments. Seminar I provides an opportunity for orientation to field, an overview of field requirements, review of the Code of Ethics, and use of small group discussion for problem solving. Students learn to use supervision effectively, to participate in the helping process, and to manage their own stress. Students learn to assess the impact of policy on the client system, agency and worker and to use research to inform practice. Prereq: SW 622.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Co-Requisite: SW 740
Equivalent(s): SW 640A
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Senior
Only listed majors in section: SOCIAL WORK BS
Instructors: Will Lusenhop

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 M 9:40am - 12:00pm HEW 221

Booklist

Berg-Weger. M. and Birkenmaier, J. (2018). The practicum companion for social work: Integrating class and fieldwork. 4th ed. Boston: Allyn and Bacon.