In this foundations course, participants will learn generalist and justice-based frameworks and skills for social work intervention.
Emphasis is placed on an analysis of power, race, oppression and privilege; the impact systems of oppression have at the micro-, mezzo-, and macro-levels; and how these systems may influence social work practice.
I give a lot of credit to the Employment Services team: they are masters of their trade.
Networking events at CWEE opened new avenues for me, and mock interviews with people from the finance industry (where I want to wind up) just filled my cup.
I had reached the depths of my despair, not knowing who to turn to for help.
All I wanted at the time was a quick fix to my employment problem: I was mentally exhausted from throwing out applications every day without generating a positive response.
Ethical standards of scientific inquiry are emphasized with attention to protecting and promoting the well-being of vulnerable and oppressed populations.
Ultimately, students are expected to be able to access, critically evaluate, and appropriately use empirical research to inform and evaluate their practice with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities. If waived, the student is required to complete three additional credits in policy-related graduate-level coursework.
All students are required by the CSWE to take courses in: This last requirement, field education, is the most distinguishing feature of an advanced social work degree.
All MSW students are required to apply their academic training within a professional setting.