Fall Semester 2014

  1. Social Work (SWK)

  2. Course Number Course Name Credits
  3. A106 *Intro to Social Welfare 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   11:30AM-12:45PM
      ESH 202
      Cunningham, P 0

      CRN: 74815
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Analyzes social inequality and the American social welfare state. Traces historical evolution of government and non-government response to the provision of basic needs, opportunities, and rights for its citizenry, especially vulnerable populations. Investigates historical and persisting dilemmas--ethical, political, cultural, and economic--explicit and implicit, in achieving social justice. Assists in understanding of social welfare problems and solutions.
      Crosslisted with HUMS A106.

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      DISTANCE
      Cunningham, P 0

      CRN: 74816
      Section: 851
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Analyzes social inequality and the American social welfare state. Traces historical evolution of government and non-government response to the provision of basic needs, opportunities, and rights for its citizenry, especially vulnerable populations. Investigates historical and persisting dilemmas--ethical, political, cultural, and economic--explicit and implicit, in achieving social justice. Assists in understanding of social welfare problems and solutions.
      Crosslisted with HUMS A106.

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    4.    W    07:00PM-9:45PM
      FSM 204
      Christensen Fullmer, A 24

      CRN: 79156
      Section: P31
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Analyzes social inequality and the American social welfare state. Traces historical evolution of government and non-government response to the provision of basic needs, opportunities, and rights for its citizenry, especially vulnerable populations. Investigates historical and persisting dilemmas--ethical, political, cultural, and economic--explicit and implicit, in achieving social justice. Assists in understanding of social welfare problems and solutions.
      Crosslisted with HUMS A106.

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    5.    W    09:00AM-11:40AM
      PION P201
      Partridge, B 4

      CRN: 78618
      Section: R10
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Analyzes social inequality and the American social welfare state. Traces historical evolution of government and non-government response to the provision of basic needs, opportunities, and rights for its citizenry, especially vulnerable populations. Investigates historical and persisting dilemmas--ethical, political, cultural, and economic--explicit and implicit, in achieving social justice. Assists in understanding of social welfare problems and solutions.
      Crosslisted with HUMS A106.

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    Analyzes social inequality and the American social welfare state. Traces historical evolution of government and non-government response to the provision of basic needs, opportunities, and rights for its citizenry, especially vulnerable populations. Investigates historical and persisting dilemmas--ethical, political, cultural, and economic--explicit and implicit, in achieving social justice. Assists in understanding of social welfare problems and solutions.
    Crosslisted with HUMS A106.

  4. A206 Introduction to Social Work 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   02:30PM-3:45PM
      ESH 214
      Bowers, P 15

      CRN: 74817
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Introduces the profession of social work and its place in the social welfare institution. Emphasis is placed upon consumer-centered, generalist social work and the knowledge, skills, abilities, and values necessary for professional practice. Fields of social work practice are studied in terms of the programs and services provided to consumer systems and social work's role within these fields.

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      DISTANCE
      Galic, W 1

      CRN: 80736
      Section: 801
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Introduces the profession of social work and its place in the social welfare institution. Emphasis is placed upon consumer-centered, generalist social work and the knowledge, skills, abilities, and values necessary for professional practice. Fields of social work practice are studied in terms of the programs and services provided to consumer systems and social work's role within these fields.

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    Introduces the profession of social work and its place in the social welfare institution. Emphasis is placed upon consumer-centered, generalist social work and the knowledge, skills, abilities, and values necessary for professional practice. Fields of social work practice are studied in terms of the programs and services provided to consumer systems and social work's role within these fields.

  5. A243 *Cultural Diversity Svc Lrning 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T     04:00PM-6:45PM
      PSB 148
      Meade, V 1

      CRN: 74818
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      An introduction to the issues of diversity in the United States from a social work perspective. Focuses on sensitivity to populations at risk of discrimination and oppression. Knowledge and insights gained through the readings, class discussions, and activities will be applied to students' interactions with clients of community-based partner organizations as part of a required service learning component.

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    3.   T R   05:30PM-6:45PM
      BBB 134A
      Falcone, C 6

      CRN: 79837
      Section: D31
      Date Range: 08/26-12/11

      An introduction to the issues of diversity in the United States from a social work perspective. Focuses on sensitivity to populations at risk of discrimination and oppression. Knowledge and insights gained through the readings, class discussions, and activities will be applied to students' interactions with clients of community-based partner organizations as part of a required service learning component.

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    4.   T R   05:30PM-6:45PM
      VID
      Falcone, C 2

      CRN: 79839
      Section: D3D
      Date Range: 08/26-12/11

      An introduction to the issues of diversity in the United States from a social work perspective. Focuses on sensitivity to populations at risk of discrimination and oppression. Knowledge and insights gained through the readings, class discussions, and activities will be applied to students' interactions with clients of community-based partner organizations as part of a required service learning component.

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    An introduction to the issues of diversity in the United States from a social work perspective. Focuses on sensitivity to populations at risk of discrimination and oppression. Knowledge and insights gained through the readings, class discussions, and activities will be applied to students' interactions with clients of community-based partner organizations as part of a required service learning component.

  6. A330 Social Work Practice I 4.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.    W    01:00PM-2:45PM
      PSB 210C
      Aguiniga, D 0

      CRN: 74819
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Introduces basic interviewing skills and the planned change process for the social work profession. Emphasis will be on understanding and implementing a planned change process with individuals, supported by social work values, ethics, skills, and theory. Course includes lecture and interviewing lab.

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    3.  M      01:00PM-3:45PM
      PSB 210C
      Aguiniga, D 0

      CRN: 74819
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Introduces basic interviewing skills and the planned change process for the social work profession. Emphasis will be on understanding and implementing a planned change process with individuals, supported by social work values, ethics, skills, and theory. Course includes lecture and interviewing lab.

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    4.  M      01:00PM-3:45PM
      ESH 209
      Trawver, K -1

      CRN: 74820
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Introduces basic interviewing skills and the planned change process for the social work profession. Emphasis will be on understanding and implementing a planned change process with individuals, supported by social work values, ethics, skills, and theory. Course includes lecture and interviewing lab.

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    Introduces basic interviewing skills and the planned change process for the social work profession. Emphasis will be on understanding and implementing a planned change process with individuals, supported by social work values, ethics, skills, and theory. Course includes lecture and interviewing lab.

  7. A342 Hum Behav/Social Environ 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.    W    10:00AM-12:45PM
      ESH 202
      Aguiniga, D -1

      CRN: 74821
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Identification and analysis of various theoretical frameworks for understanding human behavior with emphasis on interactions between the individual and the environment. A social systems model serves as the organizing framework for addressing the behavior and development of individuals, groups, families, organizations, and communities with emphasis on the reciprocal influences between individuals, societal institutions, and diverse economic, political, and psychological variables which influence behavior, growth, development, and change.

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    Identification and analysis of various theoretical frameworks for understanding human behavior with emphasis on interactions between the individual and the environment. A social systems model serves as the organizing framework for addressing the behavior and development of individuals, groups, families, organizations, and communities with emphasis on the reciprocal influences between individuals, societal institutions, and diverse economic, political, and psychological variables which influence behavior, growth, development, and change.

  8. A409 Intro to Child Welfare 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.    W    05:30PM-8:15PM
      PSB 219
      Hamilton, B -1

      CRN: 74822
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Provides an in-depth overview of child welfare policies, public and private social services, and empirically supported child welfare practices within the context of the social work profession.

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    Provides an in-depth overview of child welfare policies, public and private social services, and empirically supported child welfare practices within the context of the social work profession.

  9. A424 Social Work Research 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   11:30AM-12:45PM
      AHS 106
      Bowers, P -1

      CRN: 74823
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Introduces students to fundamental research principles and practices in social work. Emphasis is on preparing students to be informed consumers of the professional research literature.

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    Introduces students to fundamental research principles and practices in social work. Emphasis is on preparing students to be informed consumers of the professional research literature.

  10. A430 Social Work Practice III 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M      10:00AM-12:45PM
      ESH 205
      Aguiniga, D -1

      CRN: 74824
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Focuses on generalist social work practice with groups and families. Emphasis will be on understanding and implementing a planned change process with groups and families, supported by social work theories, skills, values, and ethics.
      Registration Restrictions: Admission to the BSW program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

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    Focuses on generalist social work practice with groups and families. Emphasis will be on understanding and implementing a planned change process with groups and families, supported by social work theories, skills, values, and ethics.
    Registration Restrictions: Admission to the BSW program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

  11. A440 Practice Mental Hlth/Addiction 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M      05:30PM-8:15PM
      PSB 148
      Cook, J 3

      CRN: 74825
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Preparation for work in a variety of social service settings in which clients may be coping with problems related to mental disorders and/or addiction. A research based analysis of addictions and mental disorders as they are manifested independently and in combination; and the impact of those disorders upon clients involved in a variety of service systems such as child welfare, corrections, and domestic violence.
      Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior standing. Consent of instructor.

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    Preparation for work in a variety of social service settings in which clients may be coping with problems related to mental disorders and/or addiction. A research based analysis of addictions and mental disorders as they are manifested independently and in combination; and the impact of those disorders upon clients involved in a variety of service systems such as child welfare, corrections, and domestic violence.
    Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior standing. Consent of instructor.

  12. A450 Child Protective Services 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      DPL
      Vaughn, S 20

      CRN: 74826
      Section: 730
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Prepares the student for entry level practice in Alaska's child protection system. Covers the knowledge and skills required to provide investigation, protection, family preservation and permanency planning services to children who have been abused and/or neglected and their families.
      Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior standing. Consent of instructor.

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    Prepares the student for entry level practice in Alaska's child protection system. Covers the knowledge and skills required to provide investigation, protection, family preservation and permanency planning services to children who have been abused and/or neglected and their families.
    Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior standing. Consent of instructor.

  13. A495A Social Work Practicum I 6.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.    W    10:00AM-12:45PM
      GHH 104
      Filanowicz, A -1

      CRN: 74828
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Initial social work practicum/field placement in which knowledge, skills, values, and ethics of generalist social work are applied to client-centered planned change. Emphasis is on application of generalist practice skills in the areas of interviewing, assessment, and planning for client system intervention.
      Registration Restrictions: Admission to the BSW program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

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    3.    W    10:00AM-12:45PM
      UC 143
      Cunningham, P -1

      CRN: 74829
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Initial social work practicum/field placement in which knowledge, skills, values, and ethics of generalist social work are applied to client-centered planned change. Emphasis is on application of generalist practice skills in the areas of interviewing, assessment, and planning for client system intervention.
      Registration Restrictions: Admission to the BSW program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

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    Initial social work practicum/field placement in which knowledge, skills, values, and ethics of generalist social work are applied to client-centered planned change. Emphasis is on application of generalist practice skills in the areas of interviewing, assessment, and planning for client system intervention.
    Registration Restrictions: Admission to the BSW program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

  14. A495B Social Work Practicum II 6.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR
      Filanowicz, A 0

      CRN: 81721
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/25-12/13

      Continuation of social work practicum/field placement in which knowledge, skills, values, and ethics of generalist social work are applied to client-centered planned change. Emphasis is on application of generalist practice skills in the areas of planning, implementing, evaluating, and terminating client system intervention. Application of social work roles and readiness for entry into the profession are key objectives.
      Registration Restrictions: Admission to the BSW program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

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    Continuation of social work practicum/field placement in which knowledge, skills, values, and ethics of generalist social work are applied to client-centered planned change. Emphasis is on application of generalist practice skills in the areas of planning, implementing, evaluating, and terminating client system intervention. Application of social work roles and readiness for entry into the profession are key objectives.
    Registration Restrictions: Admission to the BSW program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

* - Course meets a GER requirement

 

 

*Open registration for Spring 2015 will begin November 24, 2014.