Basic Intervention Skills in Social Work Practice

This course explores the relationship between social analysis and social work intervention and the importance of viewing work with people in a social, political and economic context. Course content covers social and case analysis, use of self, communication, interviewing and cross-cultural practice issues. There is a strong emphasis on skill development in these areas. Format is participatory and experiential and may include lectures, small group discussions and/or lab work. PREREQ: admission to the professional years of the program. (lec 2, exp 1) cr 6.

Social Work