Courses

The 120-credit curriculum provides content in human behavior and the social environment, social welfare policy and services, practice theory and skills, and research. The field education component (450 supervised hours) provides students with a hands-on learning experience in social service agencies throughout New Hampshire. The curriculum integrates content on values and ethics, human diversity, populations-at-risk, and the promotion of social and economic justice. Options are available in aging services, child and family services, health services, mental health services, and social services for Spanish-speaking communities.

SW 2050 - Introduction to Social Welfare Policy
Credits: 3
Introduces students to the history and conceptions of social welfare and the role of government in the U.S. in meeting basic human needs and promoting human development. Unscheduled.

*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.