SW 200: The Field of Social Work (3 credits)
Orientation to the profession of social work; the nature and scope of social work, historical development, values and philosophy, methods of practice, scope, and aims. (3 hours lecture)
Pre-Requisite(s): ENG 22 or Placement in ENG 100
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:
- Describe the historical development and identify professional characteristics of social work as a profession.
- Explain social work values and their applications in the field.
- Analyze social problems affecting individuals, families, groups, and communities.
- Explain the theories and skills of social problems and their applications.
- Identify personal characteristics and analyze their implications in the practice of social work.
Degrees and Certificates
For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page
- Spring 2015 - MW, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 125, Sarah Akina - CRN: 63186
- Spring 2014 - MW, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale Alaka‘i 130, Sarah Akina - CRN: 60306 - view syllabus
- Fall 2014 - MW, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 125, Sarah Akina - CRN: 62196 - view syllabus
- Spring 2013 - TR, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale Alaka‘i 130, Sarah Akina - CRN: 62427
- Fall 2013 - MW, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale Alaka‘i 130, Sarah Akina - CRN: 64314
- Fall 2012 - TR, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale Alaka‘i 102, Sarah Akina - CRN: 61461 - view syllabus