Field Work I

SSW 163 Field Work I is a competency-based field placement in an agency that provides social services.  Field Work I provides an overview of the role of social service worker and explores the application of ethical standards and standards of practice.  Students will have an opportunity to practice knowledge and skills learned in prior courses, work on their professional development, and apply effective communication in the context of professional relationships.  Students will gain an understanding of inclusive practice and examine cultural competency.

SSW 160, SSW 162, HSER 174, PSYC 100, ENGL 110, FAM 180