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SWP 331

Social Work Theories of Practice

The course explores theories that influence the practice of social work .These theories are examined within the context of anti-oppressive perspectives. Attention is given to the social and institutional arrangements that determine definitions of social problems and the social work responses to these problems. Students will critically analyze their social location, professional role and ethical responsibilities.
Weekly Contact: Lecture: 3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1


SWP 132 or 3rd Semester Advanced Standing or Direct Entry





Custom Requisites


Mentioned in the Following Calendar Pages

*List may not include courses that are on a common table shared between programs.
  • SWP 201 - Preparing for Social Work Practice
  • SWP 302 - Social Policy: Welfare and Programs
  • SWP 335 - Power, Resistance and Change
  • SWP 906 - Gerontology: Social Policy and Soc Security
  • Social Work