Social Work Major Course Requirements
REQUIREMENTS FOR A BACHELOR OF SOCIAL WORK DEGREE
The following course requirements can be used by social work majors who are under the Fall 2016-17 CATALOG/BULLETIN (or later, subject to future revision). These requirements for social work majors are to be used in conjunction with the information found under General Studies Requirements for social work majors. The wording below is in accord with that found in the Fall 2016 CATALOG.
|A. General Education Component.||56|
|For general education requirements and additional requirements for UNA students, refer to Academic Procedures and Requirements (page 58 in the 2016-2017 Catalog).
|Social Work majors must complete:
|Area II||Art Appreciation (AR 170) or Music Appreciation (MU 222)||3|
|Area III||Introductory Biology (BI 101) or Principles of Biology (BI 111) and four additional science hours as listed under Area III science requirements||8|
|Area IV||United States Government and Politics (PS 241)||3|
|General Psychology (PY 201)||3|
|Introductory Sociology (SO 221)||3|
|Area V||Business Applications of Microcomputer Software (CIS 125)||3|
|Principles of Macroeconomics (EC 251) or Principles of Macroeconomics (EC 252)||3|
|Volunteer Service and Community Engagement (SW 199)||3|
|Statistics for Social Services (SW 350)||3|
Seven additional hours needed to bring total to 120 hours
|B. Major Core Requirements:||42|
|Introduction to Social Work (SW 230)||3|
|Social Services, Programs, and Policies (SW 305)||3|
|Human Behavior and Social Environment I: Infancy to Young Adulthood (SW 315)||3|
|Human Behavior and Social Environment II: Young Adulthood to Later Life (SW 316)||3|
|Diversity and Cultural Competence (SW 324)||3|
|Social Work Knowledge, Skills and Values (SW 360W)||3|
|Social Work with Individuals and Families (SW 361)||3|
|Social Work with Groups, Organizations and Communities (SW 362)||3|
|Research for Social Work Practice (SW 370)||3|
|Field Internship in Social Work l (SW 432)||6|
|Field Internship in Social Work II (SW 433)||6|
|Social Work Elective||3|
|Select five courses from among the following:||
Interpersonal Communication (COM 306)
A minor is not required for this major.
D. General Elective hours to bring total to 120.