Social Work Theory and Practice

Fall 2017 quarter

Taught by

social work

This course’s aim is the development of a foundation from theory to practice in the field of counseling and social work. The course will enhance the student’s ability to understand, develop, and practice a variety of counseling interventions from a social work perspective. The course will examine the various theories associated with social work. Intertwined within each of the areas will be the consideration and application of culturally-relevant issues and a strength-based approach to implementing social work intervention skills.  Using social work theory in a learning laboratory model we will focus on culturally competent skills development for working with individuals.

Program Details

Fields of Study

psychology sociology


Fall Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location


Time Offered


Advertised Schedule

Thu 5:30-9:30

Online Learning

Enhanced Online Learning


2017-09-18New Fall quarter offering added