Spring 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.      F  10:00AM-12:45PM
      PSB 210C
      Cunningham, P -4

      CRN: 33429
      Section: 051
      Date Range: 01/13-04/28

      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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    3.    W    07:00PM-9:45PM
      FSM 205
      Paulson, Z 21

      CRN: 38408
      Section: P11
      Date Range: 01/13-05/05

      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   11:30AM-12:45PM
      PSB 210C
      Cunningham, P 1

      CRN: 33431
      Section: 001
      Date Range: 01/13-04/28

      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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    3.        
      DISTANCE
      Galic, W 0

      CRN: 37294
      Section: 201
      Date Range: 01/13-05/03

      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.    W    05:30PM-8:15PM
      ESH 212
      Richardson, D -2

      CRN: 33432
      Section: 001
      Date Range: 01/13-04/28

      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. A331 Social Work Practice II 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.    W    10:00AM-12:45PM
      RH 315
      Aguiniga, D -7

      CRN: 33433
      Section: 001
      Date Range: 01/13-04/28

      Generalist social work practice course with emphasis on using the planned change process with organizations and communities. Covers selected theoretical frameworks applicable to professional practice with these macro client systems.

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    Generalist social work practice course with emphasis on using the planned change process with organizations and communities. Covers selected theoretical frameworks applicable to professional practice with these macro client systems.

  7. A363 Great Books in Social Work 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T     02:30PM-5:15PM
      ADM 141
      Burke, T 1

      CRN: 33434
      Section: 001
      Date Range: 01/13-04/28

      Focuses on the directed reading of a social work text which has enduring significance for the profession, supplemented by other readings. The focal text and supplemental readings will vary with the instructor.

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    Focuses on the directed reading of a social work text which has enduring significance for the profession, supplemented by other readings. The focal text and supplemental readings will vary with the instructor.

  8. A406 Soc Welfare: Policies & Issues 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M      10:00AM-12:45PM
      RH 315
      Cunningham, P 1

      CRN: 33435
      Section: 001
      Date Range: 01/13-04/28

      Formulation of social welfare policy as the result of interacting social, political, and economic factors. Emphasis is placed on analyzing various current social welfare policies and on methods of influencing policy development and change.

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    Formulation of social welfare policy as the result of interacting social, political, and economic factors. Emphasis is placed on analyzing various current social welfare policies and on methods of influencing policy development and change.

  9. A431 *Social Work Practice IV 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.    W    02:30PM-5:15PM
      PSB 210C
      Burke, T 1

      CRN: 33437
      Section: 001
      Date Range: 01/13-04/28

      Recaps and expands upon the material in Social Work Practice I-III as well as other Social Work major requirements. Special attention is paid to the transition from student to emerging professional, with emphasis on professional competence, evidence-based practice, ethics, and diversity in 21st century Alaska.
      Registration Restrictions: Admission to BSW Program at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Completion of GER Tier 1 (basic college-level skills) courses and junior standing.

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    Recaps and expands upon the material in Social Work Practice I-III as well as other Social Work major requirements. Special attention is paid to the transition from student to emerging professional, with emphasis on professional competence, evidence-based practice, ethics, and diversity in 21st century Alaska.
    Registration Restrictions: Admission to BSW Program at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Completion of GER Tier 1 (basic college-level skills) courses and junior standing.

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

      CRN: 33438
      Section: 131
      Date Range: 01/13-05/03

      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.

  11. A481 Case Management In SWK 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T     11:30AM-2:15PM
      RH 315
      Filanowicz, A -8

      CRN: 33439
      Section: 001
      Date Range: 01/13-04/28

      Covers the identification of issues, procedures, responsibilities, skills, and processes for effective case management. Includes theory-based skills regarding client identification and outreach, assessment, service planning, coordination, monitoring, advocacy, and evaluation along with written communication skills for coordinated service delivery. Issues relevant to special client populations are identified and analyzed.

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    Covers the identification of issues, procedures, responsibilities, skills, and processes for effective case management. Includes theory-based skills regarding client identification and outreach, assessment, service planning, coordination, monitoring, advocacy, and evaluation along with written communication skills for coordinated service delivery. Issues relevant to special client populations are identified and analyzed.

  12. A490 Sel Topics/Social Work 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M      05:30PM-8:15PM
      ESH 203
      Hamilton, B 0

      CRN: 36232
      Section: 001
      Date Range: 01/13-04/28
      Section Title: Crisis Intervention

      Focus on current topics related to social work services, diverse client groups and field of practice.
      Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior level standing.

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    3.        
      DPL
      Vaughn, S 20

      CRN: 36233
      Section: 131
      Date Range: 01/13-05/03
      Section Title: Adv Child Protective Svcs

      Focus on current topics related to social work services, diverse client groups and field of practice.
      Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior level standing.

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    Focus on current topics related to social work services, diverse client groups and field of practice.
    Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior level standing.

  13. A495B Social Work Practicum II 6.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.    W    10:00AM-12:45PM
      GHH 104
      Filanowicz, A 0

      CRN: 33442
      Section: 001
      Date Range: 01/13-05/03

      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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    3.    W    10:00AM-12:45PM
      UC 146
      Cunningham, P 2

      CRN: 33443
      Section: 002
      Date Range: 01/13-05/03

      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

 

*Note: Priority registration for Summer 2014 begins February 24,2014 and Open registration for Summer 2014 begins March 3, 2013.

 

Summer 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.        
      DISTANCE
      Galic, W 0

      CRN: 51103
      Section: 551
      Date Range: 05/19-08/02

      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.        
      DISTANCE
      Aguiniga, D 0

      CRN: 51104
      Section: 501
      Date Range: 05/19-06/23

      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.    W    09:00AM-12:00PM
      ESH 205
      Owens-Manley, J 3

      CRN: 51105
      Section: 301
      Date Range: 05/19-08/02

      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. A290 Special Topics in Social Work 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      DISTANCE
      Galic, W 11

      CRN: 51536
      Section: 501
      Date Range: 05/19-08/02
      Section Title: Understanding Family Violence

      Introduction to special topics related to social work practice.
      Special Note: May be repeated for credit with a change of topics for a maximum of 6 credits.

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    Introduction to special topics related to social work practice.
    Special Note: May be repeated for credit with a change of topics for a maximum of 6 credits.

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

      CRN: 51106
      Section: 430
      Date Range: 05/19-08/02

      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.

      More Info

    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.

  8. A473 Geriatric Social Work Practice 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      DISTANCE
      Cunningham, P -2

      CRN: 51107
      Section: 551
      Date Range: 05/19-08/02

      Covers the knowledge, skills, and values needed for effective social work practice with older adults and their families. Students will have the opportunity to develop the capability for accurate multidimensional assessments and effective interventions with and on behalf of older adults and their families.
      Registration Restrictions: Departmental approval required
      May be stacked with: SWK A673

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    Covers the knowledge, skills, and values needed for effective social work practice with older adults and their families. Students will have the opportunity to develop the capability for accurate multidimensional assessments and effective interventions with and on behalf of older adults and their families.
    Registration Restrictions: Departmental approval required
    May be stacked with: SWK A673

  9. A490 Sel Topics/Social Work 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      DPL
      Vaughn, S 20

      CRN: 51537
      Section: 430
      Date Range: 05/19-08/02
      Section Title: Adv Child Protective Services

      Focus on current topics related to social work services, diverse client groups and field of practice.
      Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior level standing.

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    3.        
      DISTANCE
      Aguiniga, D -3

      CRN: 51538
      Section: 501
      Date Range: 05/19-06/23
      Section Title: Dom Viol & SWK Intervention

      Focus on current topics related to social work services, diverse client groups and field of practice.
      Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior level standing.

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    Focus on current topics related to social work services, diverse client groups and field of practice.
    Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior level standing.

* - Course meets a GER requirement