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2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HON 1014 - Introduction to Social Work: Overview of Contemporary Issues

Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): ENG 1010, ENG 1020

Description: This course is designed to introduce students to the various issues affecting societies around the globe. Students will acquire a comprehensive overview of the interaction between persons and their environments that can enhance or impair human development. Students will acquire a foundation of knowledge and increased awareness of many common social issues and will have an increased awareness of the various approaches to empower minority and majority individuals, families and communities. The course provides an overview of the settings in which social workers practice, the populations they encounter, the social problems they address, and the interventions they utilize.

Note: Credit will be granted for only one prefix: HON or SWK.

General Studies: Social and Behavioral Sciences II

Cross Listed Course(s): SWK 1010

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