Social Work, Minor

Minor Sequence

The minor in Social Work will provide students with a theoretical understanding of the strength in diversity, and the dynamics of oppression and discrimination in all areas of life. The student will gain knowledge of the change agents needed to turn a concern for social justice into action, both locally and globally.

The Social Work minor is composed of 18 credits derived from five core courses and one elective:

Core Courses
SW101Foundations of Social Work3
SW203Introduction to Social Welfare3
SW253Human Rights & Social Justice3
Human Behavior & Social Environment I
and Human Behavior & Social Environment II
Select one of the following:3
Selected Topics in Social Work
Human-Animal Bond
Family Systems
Child Welfare
Mental Health 1
Any Gerontology offering (GP)
Total Credits18

Required for social work majors.