MSW 530. Dual Disorders. (3 Credits)

MSW 565. Drugs, Society & Human Behav. (3 Credits)

MSW 575. Understanding Death & Dying. (3 Credits)

MSW 592. Aging and the Social Env. (3 Credits)

MSW 599. Special Topics. (3 Credits)

MSW 600. Adv Human Behavior Social Env. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 610. Gen Pract I: Individ & Fam. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 615. Generalist Practice II: Groups, Organizations & Communities. (3 Credits)

this course uses the generalist practice model to examine groups and group processes as manifested in communities and organizations. Students will learn the skills and techniques of group practices, the process of planning, engagement, and assessment of group members and their organizations at multiple levels of practice. Students will apply knowledge and skills to assess the environment and create change at the community and organizational levels of practice. Theoretical frameworks utilized include Systems Theory and the Strengths perspective. 3 Credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

MSW 620. Social Policy & Advocacy. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 650. Research Methodologies. (3 Credits)

MSW 670. Advanced Field Education I. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 675. Advanced Field Education II. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 680. Advanced Field Seminar I. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 685. Advanced Field Seminar II. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 700. Administration & Supervision with Groups, Organizations & Communities. (3 Credits)

This course provides students with the skills and knowledge that will assist them in the ability to work with groups in administrative Social Work positions in organizations and communities. Students learn about working with groups of people at the mezzo and macro level of practice. They learn about team building, communicating, and the development of skills such as mediation and negotiation. Students will learn how to plan, implement, manage and evaluate projects designed to meet community needs. Students will learn about the implementation of policies into practice. They will integrate social work ethics into their knowledge base as it pertains to leadership roles, accountability, and professional supervision. Students will learn about strategic planning. They will learn about risk management, understanding and managing the decision-making processes, and actions needed to improve client experiences. They will learn about the everyday politics of organizational life, the importance of respectful conduct between colleagues, and the management of a continuously changing environment. 3 Credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

MSW 710. Advanced Practice: Individuals & Families. (3 Credits)

this course addresses an advanced level of practice with individuals, families, and groups in society. Issues are viewed through a family lens. Students learn to apply social work theories designed for practice with individuals, families and small groups. They examine potential for change, and the long-term consequences of social stressors. Students utilize the Strengths Perspective and its application in social work practice. Students examine and reflect on the importance of evaluating practice – knowing what worked well and how to use theory in evaluation. Students examine the importance of faith in the social environment. They explore, examine, discuss and reflect on the role of larger systems in society and the impact on family life. 3 Credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

MSW 715. Adv Pract: Diverse & Vulnerable Pop. (3 Credits)

this course addresses issues of vulnerability and social justice experienced by individuals and families in today’s world. The material covers categories of vulnerability such as AIDS, Alcoholism, Personality Disorders, and Depression. Other discussions will cover issues of life circumstances such as Immigrants and refugees, Returning servicewomen and veterans, survivors and victims of terrorism, homelessness, and children in foster care or bullying. Students will also explore and discuss the problems facing social work professionals. Issues to be discussed will include the significantly increasing difficulty of providing services to vulnerable populations, the concern serious problems continue to emerge in modern society and resources are not as available as experienced by previous generations. 3 Credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

MSW 750. Research Project I. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 752. Research Project II. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 754. Research Project III. (3 Credits)

MSW 770. Advanced Field Education III. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 775. Advanced Field Education IV. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 780. Advanced Field Seminar III. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 785. Advanced Field Seminar IV. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 790. SW Ethics & Christianity. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

MSW 875. Understanding Death & Dying. (3 Credits)

MSW 892. Aging and the Social Env. (3 Credits)