2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

SWK 361 Social Work Practicum II

This second of 2 Practicum experiences for the student in preparation for Senior Internship. The student will complete an experience in a human social service organization where they will be able to shadow a social worker in the field for a minimum of 30 hours during their Junior Year. Social Work faculty will assist in securing the Practicum where students are introduced to the generalist social work method of practice with individuals (micro practice). The overall purpose of the course is to help students observe and reflect on social work values and skills, translating social work practice philosophy into sustainable, ethical social work in diverse situations. The development of an integrated biblical model of social work delivery will be explored.