BSW class calendar

Fall Semester 2021

SWK

  • A106 *Intro to Social Welfare 3 Credits

    *Intro to Social Welfare

    Analyzes social inequality and the American social welfare system. Traces historical development of government response to social inequality. Explores historical and persisting dilemmas-ethical, political, social, and economic-explicit and implicit in social welfare provisioning. Develops understanding of social welfare problems and solutions.

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:76613 601 M 11:30AM - 2:15PM BMH 117 Moxley, David August 23 - December 11 11
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    View detailed information for CRN:72271 801 Mbise, Amana August 23 - December 11 4
  • A206 Introduction to Social Work 3 Credits

    Introduction to Social Work

    Introduces the profession of social work and its fields of practice, roles, professional values and ethics, and guiding theories and perspectives. Highlights the profession's commitment to engaging diversity, serving at-risk populations, and advancing human rights and social and economic justice, especially within Alaska.

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:76614 601 T 2:30PM - 5:15PM BMH 117 Cuellar, Matthew August 23 - December 11 13
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    View detailed information for CRN:72272 801 Cuellar, Matthew August 23 - December 11 4
  • A243 *Cultural Diversity Svc Lrning 3 Credits

    *Cultural Diversity Svc Lrning

    Focuses on the intersection of multiple dimensions of difference and their relationship to oppression and privilege. Concepts introduced in the class will be applied to students' interactions with clients of community-based partner organizations as part of a required 20-hour service learning component.

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    View detailed information for CRN:76621 802 Ullrich, Jessica August 23 - December 11 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:76621 802 Ullrich, Jessica August 23 - December 11 -1
  • A330 Practice with Individuals 4 Credits

    Practice with Individuals

    Develops generalist social work practice knowledge and skills for implementing the planned change process with individuals. Utilizes evidence-based practice guided by values, ethics, culture, research, theory, client preference and the needs of Alaska. Includes both lecture and a relationship-building and interviewing skills lab.

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:72275 601 M 2:30PM - 5:15PM BMH 117 Mbise, Amana August 23 - December 11 0
    View detailed information for CRN:72275 601 W 2:30PM - 3:45PM BMH 117 Mbise, Amana August 23 - December 11 0
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    View detailed information for CRN:72274 801 Burke, Tracey August 23 - December 11 -2
    View detailed information for CRN:72274 801 Burke, Tracey August 23 - December 11 -2
  • A342 Hum Behav/Social Environ 3 Credits

    Hum Behav/Social Environ

    Uses a multidimensional framework to assess the biological, psychological, social, cultural and spiritual dimensions of human behavior across the lifespan. Applies theories and perspectives to understand the behavior of individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities and to guide practice with client systems.

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:76615 601 M 11:30AM - 2:15PM BMH 239 Sandlin, Amanda August 23 - December 11 6
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    View detailed information for CRN:72276 801 Sandlin, Amanda August 23 - December 11 -3
    View detailed information for CRN:72276 801 Sandlin, Amanda August 23 - December 11 -3
  • A401 Child Welfare Practice I 3 Credits

    Child Welfare Practice I

    Provides understanding of foundations of child welfare practice. Provides understanding of child welfare; Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA); Child in Need of Aid (CINA); historical trauma; trauma across the lifespan; child welfare ethics; cultural humility; bias and dimensions of diversity and difference; child welfare policy and legal authority; judicial and legal systems; prevention of child maltreatment; and family-centered professional orientation. Registration Restrictions: Department approval

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    View detailed information for CRN:77179 801 Ullrich, Jessica August 23 - December 11 2
    View detailed information for CRN:77179 801 Ullrich, Jessica August 23 - December 11 2
  • A429 Trauma & Crisis Intervention 3 Credits

    Trauma & Crisis Intervention

    Presents the historical and theoretical basis of trauma and crisis intervention within the context of generalist social work practice. Prepares students to utilize empirically-supported approaches to engage, assess, intervene, and evaluate services with individuals, families, and communities experiencing trauma and crisis. Special vulnerabilities and ethical concerns for at-risk populations are examined. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Social Work program

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    View detailed information for CRN:72279 801 O'Connor, Ashley August 23 - December 11 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:72279 801 O'Connor, Ashley August 23 - December 11 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:76616 802 O'Connor, Ashley August 23 - December 11 0
    View detailed information for CRN:76616 802 O'Connor, Ashley August 23 - December 11 0
  • A440 Practice Mental Hlth/Addiction 3 Credits

    Practice Mental Hlth/Addiction

    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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    View detailed information for CRN:76620 801 Filanowicz, Alexa August 23 - December 11 1
  • A482 Writing for SWK Practice 3 Credits

    Writing for SWK Practice

    Applies professional writing skills to the documents of the social work profession. Emphasizes critical thinking and analysis in effective professional writing as required for generalist social work practice.

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:72280 601 W 11:30AM - 2:15PM BMH 117 Shimizu, Rei August 23 - December 11 0
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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:76619 802 O'Connor, Ashley August 23 - December 11 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:76619 802 O'Connor, Ashley August 23 - December 11 -1
  • A495A Social Work Practicum I 3 Credits

    Social Work Practicum I

    Student applies social work knowledge, skills, values, and ethics within an organization or community context. Emphasis is on integration and demonstration of the generalist competencies and practice behaviors. The student completes 224 practicum hours in an approved setting under the supervision of social work faculty and a field instructor appointed by the university. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Social Work program

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:72282 601 W 11:30AM - 1:30PM PSB 217 Filanowicz, Alexa August 23 - December 11 4
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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:72283 802 - ARR ARR Burke, Tracey August 23 - December 11 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:72283 802 W 11:30AM - 1:30PM DIST WEB Burke, Tracey August 23 - December 11 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:76617 801 W 11:30AM - 1:30PM DIST WEB Sandlin, Amanda August 23 - December 11 -1
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  • A495B Social Work Practicum II 3 Credits

    Social Work Practicum II

    Student applies social work knowledge, skills, values, and ethics within an organization or community context. Emphasis is on continued integration and demonstration of the generalist competencies and practice behaviors. The student completes 224 practicum hours in an approved setting under the supervision of social work faculty and a field instructor appointed by the university. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Social Work program

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    CRN Section Day(s) Times Bldg/Room Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:77620 701 - OFC CMPS Filanowicz, Alexa August 23 - December 11 0
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    No Distance Learning courses available.