This course introduces students to the theory and practice of social work with families. Students will learn how to describe American families as social systems, how to describe the structure of a family and how to identify common patterns in family functioning. Common problems and special circumstances in family functioning will be addressed. Students will learn to identify effective ways to engage families. Basic social work interventions with families will be described.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; HSW 100 or SOC 100, minimum grade "C"
Class offerings by semester
|Fall 2019||Winter 2020||SP/SU 2020|
Day Class (before 5:00pm) Evening Class (after 5:00pm) Online Class