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Current Selected Issues in Social Work


Course Description

This course will address current themes and issues relevant to social work practice and of interest to the learner. Themes and issues will be examined from the viewpoint of our culturally diverse communities. Using selected topics, students will carry out an in-depth study of the issue and its relevance to social work practice. Policy implications will be examined. Students will be encouraged to apply their own cultural experience and background in understanding the issues.

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SOWK 1010 SOWK 1020 SOWK 1030 SOWK 1040 SOWK 1035 SOWK 1045 SOWK 2010 SOWK 2020 SOWK 2030 Co requisite SOWK 2045