SW 952 (03) - Human Behavior and the Social Environment III

HBSE III

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work
Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Term 1 (08/28/2023 - 10/20/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 11990
Designed to acquaint master's degree students with the epidemiology, classification, and etiology of the major mental illnesses; with a primary objective to develop the student's diagnostic skills in the field of psychopathology. Students become familiar with historical and current mental health policy issues. At course conclusion students have an effective working knowledge of the bio-psycho-social basis of the major mental disorders, the behavioral symptomology that characterizes them, the use of psychotropic medication in treatment, and their classification according to the current DSM system. Students must have successfully completed the two foundation year HBSE courses.
Section Comments: Students in this course will have a bi-weekly mandatory synchronous component that will happen on a Monday or a Wednesday evening between 7-9 EST for a 1 hour block. This can be changed at the instructor's discretion with notice to students. Please email the instructor for the schedule if needed.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed majors in section: SOCIAL WORK OL, SOCIAL WRK AD O
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Sonali Zoracki

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 10/20/2023 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

Zoom sessions on Monday, 08/28/23 and Wednesday 09/13/23, 09/27/23, and 10/11/23 from 8-9pm EST.