Social Work

Major: Social Work

Catalog: 2013-2014

*See MyGFU Academic Requirements for correct list of classes to meet requirements
**Class offered on alternate years. Adjust schedule as necessary. See department advisor for additional information.
Recommended Course Schedule Guide
First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
BIBL 100 Bible Survey 4 SWRK 180 Introduction to Social Welfare 3
PSYC 150 General Psychology 3 SOCI 150 Principles of Sociology 3  
WRIT 110 College Writing 3   *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3
HHPA 120 Lifelong Fitness 2   *HIST GE Requirement 3
GEED 130 First Year Seminar 1   *COMM GE Requirement 3
BIOL *Biology Restricted Major Requirement 3      
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 16 Cumulative Credits 31
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
ECON 202 Macroeconomics (recommended) 3 SWRK 290 Diversity Issues in Social Work 3
  *LITR GE Requirement 3   *Humanities Fine Arts Elective GE Requirement 2-3
  *MATH GE Requirement 3   *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Req (SOCI 310 recommended) 3
  *BIBL Elective GE Requirement 3   Elective Credits 8
  *Humanities Fine Arts GE Requirement 3      
  *HHPA GE Requirement (activity class) 1      
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 47 Cumulative Credits 63
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
SWRK 331 Human Behavior in the Social Environment I 3 SWRK 332 Human Behavior in the Social Environment II 3
SWRK 391 Social Work Practice I 3 SWRK 392 Social Work Practice II 3
SWRK 370 Foundations of Social Work Practice 3 SWRK 475 Field Experience/Practicum I 3
SWRK 400** Social Work with Children 3 SWRK 340 Statistical Procedures 3
RELI 300 Christian Foundation 3   *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3
Elective Credits 2 Elective Credit 1
Total Semester Credits 17 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 80 Cumulative Credits 96
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
SWRK 393 Social Work Practice III 3 SWRK 460 Social Policy 3
SWRK 410** Social Work w/ Vulnerable Adults 3 SWRK 477 Field Experience/Practicum III 3
SWRK 440 Social Work Research Methods 3 SWRK 490 Senior Seminar 3
SWRK 476 Field Experience/Practicum II 3   Elective Credits 6
GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3      
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 111 Cumulative Credits 126
    Total Credits for Degree 126.0

NOTES:

WRIT 110 may be waived with a verbal SAT score of 670 or higher. Math requirement may be waived with a math SAT score of 600 or higher.

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