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 3510 - Theory and Practice of Social Work Intervention I
Credits: 3
The application of social work theory in micro practice contexts. Generalist social work practice skills, knowledge and values as applied to individuals and families. Use of problem solving approach with attention to engagement, contract, intervention and termination in a professional relationship. Falls. Prerequisite(s): Social Work majors only; SW 2200; completion of the Social Work Application and Interview; permission of instructor.

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