SWK 421: Human Behavior and Social Environment II

Discipline: Social Work

Credit Hours: 3

Pre- or corequisite: SWK 351. (Must be taken the fall semester prior to SWK 450.) Examination of the human condition from adolescence to old age (ages 12-82+). Students will learn to identify the critical issues at each developmental stage of life using biological, sociological, psychological, and spiritual assessment models. Generalist issues which affect the entire span of the life cycle will also be addressed. This course heavily emphasizes the shift for students from theory to practice through extensive use of experiential activities which include doing actual assessments, developing a program for a topic of diversity, team-based activities, etc. (Offered every fall semester.)(3)

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