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 3150 - Child Maltreatment
Credits: 3
A critical examination of the etiology of child maltreatment. Explores causality, interventions to prevent or remedy child maltreatment, abuse, neglect, family violence and psychological maltreatment. Considers oppression, poverty and cultural factors relevant to child maltreatment. Springs.

*All course information is from the 2016-2017 Catalog.