(6 credits) 3 hours tutorial biweekly, 350 hours practicum
This course involves supervised study and practice. Students spend three days a week in a social service agency. After an initial orientation period students are expected to assume full responsibility for cases in order to enhance their knowledge and skill in social work methods and actively engage in social work practice. During agency work attention is given to teaching students specific skills, developing competence in terms of offering adequate service to clients and participating in the overall agency program.
Prerequisite: Social Work 1287, 2218 or Disability Studies 2211, Social Work 2221 or 3331, and 2222.
Pre or Co-requisite: Social Work 2217 and 2223 or 3301.