MSW Class Calendar

Fall Semester 2020

SWK

  • A624 Foundation Research Methods 4 Credits

    Foundation Research Methods

    Explores the strengths, weaknesses and challenges of quantitative and qualitative research methods and data analysis approaches. Provides a foundation for using research methods and findings to inform practice, engage in the evidence-based practice process, and evaluate programs and practice. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the MSW program

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:73092 801 Brocious, Heidi August 24 - December 12 8
    View detailed information for CRN:73093 802 Brocious, Heidi August 24 - December 12 3
  • A628 Program Evaluation 3 Credits

    Program Evaluation

    Explores the principles and methods of conducting evaluation of health-related programs. Discusses topics such as conducting community needs assessment, program development, evaluation types and models, evaluation designs, politics and ethics of conducting evaluation in community-based settings, and how to effectively communicate the process involved in evaluation and the findings to stakeholders. Registration Restrictions: Admission to MPH or MSW program or faculty approval; MSW students must have successfully completed the MSW foundation requirements. Crosslisted with HS A628

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:73094 851 Cruz Erisman, Morgan August 24 - December 12 -1
  • A629 Advanced Practice I 3 Credits

    Advanced Practice I

    Develops clinical knowledge and skills to provide competent and effective services and interventions for individuals in Alaska. Focuses on the use of the planned change process through the application of theory and evidence-based practice knowledge. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the MSW program with advanced standing or successful completion of the foundation curriculum.

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:73096 801 Filanowicz, Alexa August 24 - December 12 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:73097 802 Galic, William August 24 - December 12 4
  • A630 Practice I: Individuals 3 Credits

    Practice I: Individuals

    Provides foundation 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 preferences and the needs of Alaska. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the MSW program

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:73098 801 Meade, Vanessa August 24 - December 12 5
  • A634 Transform Ldrshp Social Work 3 Credits

    Transform Ldrshp Social Work

    Examines the practice of transformational leadership in social work practice with groups, organizations and communities in the process of innovation to address emerging or existing needs among at-risk and vulnerable populations. This course deepens the competencies of advanced generalist MSW students in innovation practice with groups, organizations and communities and prepares students to complete a capstone leadership project in SWK A635. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the MSW program and successful completion of the generalist curriculum.

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:73099 801 Mbise, Amana August 24 - December 12 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:73100 802 Allen, Mary August 24 - December 12 2
  • A643 Hum Diversity in SWK Practice 3 Credits

    Hum Diversity in SWK Practice

    Examination of intersecting dimensions of human diversity in relation to oppression, privilege, power and the social justice commitments of social work generalist practice. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the MSW Program

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:73101 801 Ullrich, Jessica August 24 - December 12 1
  • A644 Social Work Practicum I 3 Credits

    Social Work Practicum I

    Part one of generalist practicum sequence. Emphasis is on integration and demonstration of the generalist competencies and practice behaviors. The student completes 240 practicum hours in an approved setting under the supervision of social work faculty and a MSW field instructor. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the MSW program with concurrent enrollment in a MSW practice course

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:73102 801 Aguiniga, Donna August 24 - December 12 1
    View detailed information for CRN:73103 802 Sandlin, Amanda August 24 - December 12 1
  • A646 Adv Generalist Practicum I 3 Credits

    Adv Generalist Practicum I

    Part one of advanced generalist practicum sequence. Emphasis is on integration and demonstration of the advanced generalist competencies and practice behaviors. The student completes 240 hours in an approved setting under the supervision of a MSW field instructor. Registration Restrictions: Admission to the MSW program with concurrent enrollment in a MSW practice course

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:73104 801 Vaughn, Stephanie August 24 - December 12 0
    View detailed information for CRN:73105 802 Sandlin, Amanda August 24 - December 12 -1
    View detailed information for CRN:73106 803 Meade, Vanessa August 24 - December 12 2
  • A690 Selected Topics in Social Work 1 - 3 Credits

    Selected Topics in Social Work

    Focus on current topics related to social work with various system levels (individuals, families, groups, communities and organizations), fields of practice and settings. Special Note: May be repeated for credit with a different subtitle for a maximum of 9 credits. Not available for credit to students who have completed SWK A490 with the same subtitle. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing May be stacked with: SWK A490

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    CRN Section Instructor Dates Open Seats
    View detailed information for CRN:78169 801 Trawver, Kathi August 24 - December 12 3