Courses and Programs

Social Work for Fall 2017

SCWK1710
Social Work Philosophy and Practice


CRN: 52136
Instructor(s): Wideman, Gail


Description
Social Work Philosophy and Practice provides an overview of the historical development, philosophical orientation, basic values, principles and knowledge base, and fields of practice of the profession. The course will examine critical social problems that impact societies with an emphasis on the quest for social justice at local, national and global levels. CR: the former SCWK 2700

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK1710
Social Work Philosophy and Practice


CRN: 65422
Instructor(s): Davis-Whelan, Joan Marie


Description
Social Work Philosophy and Practice provides an overview of the historical development, philosophical orientation, basic values, principles and knowledge base, and fields of practice of the profession. The course will examine critical social problems that impact societies with an emphasis on the quest for social justice at local, national and global levels. CR: the former SCWK 2700

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK3311
Social Work Knowledge and Skills for Integration of Theory and Practice


CRN: 54881
Instructor(s): Sullivan, Tracy Lynn


Description
Social Work Knowledge and Skills for Integration of Theory and Practice focuses on application of selected models and methods of practice. The course explores links between theory and practice through critical consideration of: the influence of agency and community, the value of theory and knowledge, the role of self awareness, social location and practice skills. Topics to be explored include: documentation, support/resource counselling, advocacy, self care, vicarious trauma, professional identity, community work, interdisciplinary practice, group work, ethics and consultation. CO: SCWK 3300 CR: the former SCWK 4310 and 4311 PR: successful completion of all designated Year 2 courses for the first degree program option; or admission to the second degree program option

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK3311
Social Work Knowledge and Skills for Integration of Theory and Practice


CRN: 55906
Instructor(s): Butler, Jodi Lynn


Description
Social Work Knowledge and Skills for Integration of Theory and Practice focuses on application of selected models and methods of practice. The course explores links between theory and practice through critical consideration of: the influence of agency and community, the value of theory and knowledge, the role of self awareness, social location and practice skills. Topics to be explored include: documentation, support/resource counselling, advocacy, self care, vicarious trauma, professional identity, community work, interdisciplinary practice, group work, ethics and consultation. CO: SCWK 3300 CR: the former SCWK 4310 and 4311 PR: successful completion of all designated Year 2 courses for the first degree program option; or admission to the second degree program option

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK6012
Critical Thinking and Reflection


CRN: 56793
Instructor(s): Parsons, Janice Elizabeth


Description
Critical Thinking and Reflection (credit may not be obtained for both 6012 and the former 6011)

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK6012
Critical Thinking and Reflection


CRN: 56795
Instructor(s): Giwa, Sulaimon


Description
Critical Thinking and Reflection (credit may not be obtained for both 6012 and the former 6011)

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK6013
Leadership for Social Justice


CRN: 58263
Instructor(s): Adjei, Paul Banahene


Description
Leadership for Social Justice (prerequisite/co-requisite 6012) (credit may not be obtained for both 6013 and the former 6540)

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK6313
Perspectives with Individuals and Families


CRN: 63180
Instructor(s): Parsons, Ruth Mary


Description
Perspectives with Individuals and Families (prerequisite/co-requisite 6012) (credit may not be obtained for both 6313 and the former 6312 or 6322)

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK6315
Perspectives with Groups


CRN: 58261
Instructor(s): Kimberley, M Dennis


Description
Perspectives with Groups (prerequisite 6012) (credit may not be obtained for both 6315 and the former 6332)

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK6413
Research Theory, Design, and Analysis


CRN: 56799
Instructor(s): Wideman, Gail


Description
Research Theory, Design, and Analysis (prerequisite/co-requisite 6012) (credit may not be obtained for both 6413 and the former 6412 or 6422)

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

SCWK6417
Pathway Scholarship


CRN: 58259
Instructor(s): Klein, Ross A


Description
Pathway Scholarship (following completion of all other program components) (credit may not be obtained for both 6417 and the former 6432 or 6442)

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

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