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 2500 - Human Biology for Social Workers and the Social Sciences
Credits: 3
Gives students a basic understanding of human biology and how it relates to human behavior and the social environment. Integrates social work theory with human biology theory and helps students understand the role of human biology in social work's biopsychosocial perspective. Falls.

*All course information is from the 2014-2015 Catalog.