BSW Class Calendar

Spring 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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    View detailed information for CRN:32088 201 Galic, William January 11 - May 1 3
  • 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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    View detailed information for CRN:32089 201 Ullrich, Jessica January 11 - May 1 1
    View detailed information for CRN:32089 201 Ullrich, Jessica January 11 - May 1 1
  • 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:32090 201 Ullrich, Jessica January 11 - May 1 -2
    View detailed information for CRN:32090 201 Ullrich, Jessica January 11 - May 1 -2
  • A331 Practice: Orgs & Communities 3 Credits

    Practice: Orgs & Communities

    Develops generalist social work practice knowledge and skills in implementing the planned change process with organizations and communities. Utilizes evidence-based practice guided by values, ethics, culture, research, theory, client preferences and the needs of Alaska.

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    View detailed information for CRN:32092 201 Mbise, Amana January 11 - May 1 2
    View detailed information for CRN:32092 201 Mbise, Amana January 11 - May 1 2
  • A363 Great Books in Social Work 3 Credits

    Great Books in Social Work

    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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    View detailed information for CRN:36496 201 Burke, Tracey January 11 - May 1 4
    View detailed information for CRN:36496 201 Burke, Tracey January 11 - May 1 4
  • A406 *Soc Welfare: Policies/Issues 3 Credits

    *Soc Welfare: Policies/Issues

    Prepares students to assess, analyze, formulate, and advocate for empirically supported policies that advance social and economic justice and to collaborate with colleagues and clients to carry out effective policy action. Special Note: Offered concurrent with the Alaska Legislature session. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Social Work program

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    View detailed information for CRN:32093 201 Aguiniga, Donna January 11 - May 1 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:32093 201 Aguiniga, Donna January 11 - May 1 -1
  • A410 Trauma in Childhood 3 Credits

    Trauma in Childhood

    Provides students with an understanding of the psychobiological, developmental and social implications of trauma exposure throughout childhood and adolescence. Introduces students to the principles of prevention, intervention and resiliency as related to childhood trauma.

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    View detailed information for CRN:32094 201 Vaughn, Stephanie January 11 - May 1 -5
    View detailed information for CRN:32094 201 Vaughn, Stephanie January 11 - May 1 -5
  • A424 Social Work Research 3 Credits

    Social Work Research

    Introduces quantitative and qualitative research methods. Provides a foundation for evaluating and utilizing research findings to employ the evidence-based practice process, evaluate social work practice outcomes, and to improve social work services and service delivery.

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    View detailed information for CRN:36494 202 O'Connor, Ashley January 11 - May 1 1
    View detailed information for CRN:36494 202 O'Connor, Ashley January 11 - May 1 1
    View detailed information for CRN:36495 201 O'Connor, Ashley January 11 - May 1 1
    View detailed information for CRN:36495 201 O'Connor, Ashley January 11 - May 1 1
  • A430 Families & Groups 3 Credits

    Families & Groups

    Develops generalist social work practice knowledge and skills in implementing the planned change process with families and groups. Extends the use of evidence-based practice that is guided by values, ethics, culture, research, theory, client preferences, and the needs of Alaskan families and groups. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the Bachelor of Social Work program

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    View detailed information for CRN:32095 201 Burke, Tracey January 11 - May 1 1
    View detailed information for CRN:32095 201 Burke, Tracey January 11 - May 1 1
    View detailed information for CRN:36493 202 Burke, Tracey January 11 - May 1 0
    View detailed information for CRN:36493 202 Burke, Tracey January 11 - May 1 0
  • A450 Child Protective Services 3 Credits

    Child Protective Services

    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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    View detailed information for CRN:37436 231 Sandoval, Tammy January 11 - May 1 25
  • A481 Case Management In SWK 3 Credits

    Case Management In SWK

    Enhances knowledge and skill development in delivering professional social work case management, care coordination, and discharge planning services to individuals and families. Emphasizes the planned change and evidence-based practice processes. Develops professional skills guided by social work values and ethics, cultural contexts, and the needs of Alaska.

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    View detailed information for CRN:32096 201 Filanowicz, Alexa January 11 - May 1 2
    View detailed information for CRN:32096 201 Filanowicz, Alexa January 11 - May 1 2
  • A490 Sel Topics/Social Work 1 - 3 Credits

    Sel Topics/Social Work

    Focuses on current topics related to social work services, diverse client groups and field of practice. Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits with a change in subtitle. Not available for credit to students who have completed SWK A690 with the same subtitle. Registration Restrictions: Junior or senior level standing May be stacked with: SWK A690

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    View detailed information for CRN:36492 201 Mbise, Amana January 11 - May 1 9
    View detailed information for CRN:36492 201 Mbise, Amana January 11 - May 1 9
  • 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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    View detailed information for CRN:37581 201 Filanowicz, Alexa January 11 - May 1 0
  • 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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    View detailed information for CRN:32098 201 Filanowicz, Alexa January 11 - May 1 0
    View detailed information for CRN:32098 201 Filanowicz, Alexa January 11 - May 1 0
    View detailed information for CRN:32099 202 Sandlin, Amanda January 11 - May 1 3
    View detailed information for CRN:32099 202 Sandlin, Amanda January 11 - May 1 3