Social Work

Catalog Year 2017-2018

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

General Psychology (PSYC 150) 3 credits
Knowing and Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
Bible Survey (BIBL 100) 3 credits
History/Politics GE Requirement 3 credits
Math GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 15 credits

Spring Semester

Introduction to Social Welfare (SWRK 180) 3 credits
Principles of Sociology (SOCI 150 ) 3 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
Elective Credits 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 31 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Writing for Social Work Practice (SWRK 220 -currently offered as SWRK 285) 3 credits
BIBL Elective GE Requirement 3 credits
HUMA 290 or Alternate Fine Arts GE Requirement (HUMA 290) 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Elective Credits 6 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 48 credits

Spring Semester

Diversity Issues in Social Work (SWRK 290 ) 3 credits
HUMA 205 or Alternate Literature and Philosophy GE Requirement 3 credits
History and Theology of Christianity (RELI 300) 3 credits
Elective Credits 6 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 63 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

Human Behavior in the Social Environment I (SWRK 331) 3 credits
Human Rights and Social Justice (SWRK 333) 3 credits
Foundations of Social Work Practice (SWRK 370) 3 credits
Social Work Practice I (SWRK 391) 3 credits
Social Work Elective 3 credits
Elective Credits 3 credits
Semester Total 18 credits
Cumulative Total 81 credits

Spring Semester

Statistical Procedures (SWRK 340) 3 credits
Social Work Practice II (SWRK 392) 3 credits
Mental Health and Substance Abuse (SWRK 420) 3 credits
Field Experience/Practicum I (SWRK 475) 3 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 96 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Social Work Practice III (SWRK 393) 3 credits
Social Work Research Methods (SWRK 440) 3 credits
Field Experience/Practicum II (SWRK 476) 3 credits
Social Work Elective 3 credits
Elective Credits 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 111 credits

Spring Semester

Social Policy (SWRK 460) 3 credits
Field Experience/Practicum III (SWRK 477) 3 credits
Senior Seminar (SWRK 490) 3 credits
Engaging Christ in Culture (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Elective Credits 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits

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