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SWK 555 - Practicum I

3 credits

The MSW Social Work Practicum I is an educationally-directed practice experience under the direct supervision of an approved agency field instructor.  The practicum occurs as a culmination of the Intermediate curriculum, providing opportunities for the application and integration of classroom learning (theories, concepts and practice principles) in a practice setting.  The practicum fosters the development of core competencies in generalist social work practice with emphasis on acquiring graduate-level, strengths-based interpersonal skills for work at all systems levels.