SOWK 8560 ADVANCED COMMUNITY PRACTICE (3 credits)
The course uses a community-based service-learning pedagogy designed to help students develop an analytical and empirical approach to empowering communities. The course builds on the social work "person-in-environment" perspective by focusing on the client system and their environmental contexts as a partner in practice. This course is particularly relevant to direct practice with and advocacy for diverse disempowered groups in society.
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): SOWK 8170 or Advanced Standing or permission of the school. Not open to non-degree graduate students.