Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

SWK 308 Community Service Learning Experience(RNL)

65 hours of Community Service Learning Experience. An experience where each student is placed at a community-based, human service agency. Students are expected to spend a minimum of 65 hours during the spring semester (5.5 hours per week) in the agency. The experience is designed to expose students to beginning engagement skills, with particular attention to professional roles and boundaries of social work, social work values and ethics, self-reflection, development of the professional self, the importance of social justice values, cultural competency and cultural humility in providing services to clients & the community context of services.

Prerequisite

Admission into the BSSW program

Corequisite

SWK 306

Notes

The service learning experience will be graded as Pass/Fail. This course may be repeated once, but not for credit.