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SWK 506 - Introduction to the SW Profession

1 credits

  • Indianapolis

  • Bloomington

  • East

  • Southeast

  • South Bend

  • Northwest

  • Fort Wayne

  • Online Program

The purpose of this course is to provide learners with the knowledge and understanding of the history and mission of the social work profession, the variety of possible social work fields of practice, the legal regulations of the profession, the value base and ethical frameworks that influence decision-making, the application of critical thinking, the development of self-awareness and the practice of self-care for social work practice. This is inclusive of skills and conduct for professional practice.