Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

SWK 655 MSW Internship I(GLA)

2 hours; 2 credits. First of two foundation social work internship/practicum courses. Students are placed in a social work setting for 16 hours per week for a total of 480 hours for the academic year across SWK 655 and SWK 675. Students will work under the supervision of licensed MSW professional who provides guidance for learning in cooperation with the student’s faculty liaison at the College. Direct interaction with individuals, families, groups and communities from diverse backgrounds aid the student with integrating concepts and principles from the classroom into their field setting. The Internship must be taken concurrently with the Field Seminar. Prerequisite: Admission to the MSW Program. Corequisite: SWK 654