2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

SWK 389 Field Work in Social Work I

Majors in social work must take all of these, (SWK 389, SWK 390, SWK 391) concurrently for a total of 15 credit hours. Provides experience in social work practice in a community-based agency under supervision and instruction from agency staff. Involves providing agency services while further developing and enhancing social work practice skills by supplementing and reinforcing classroom learning. Practicum includes a minimum of 450 clock hours in placement. The program educational objectives are the evaluation criteria for successful completion of the field work. Prerequisites: Social work major and successful completion of all courses in the major. Note: Students must have earned a C or better in all required social work courses before enrolling.