Description
Policy and Advocacy Practice for Social Justice
Study of social welfare policy and its impact upon clients, social workers, and social services. Introduces students to the process of policy formulation and acquaints them with different frameworks for policy analysis. Includes a study of legislative advocacy, lobbying, and empowerment of clients through social and political action. Encourages student participation in local and national advocacy organizations that seek to further social justice. Prerequisite: SOWK 266 or permission of instructor.
Details
Grading Basis
A-F Grade/Audit Option
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
SOWK 375
Academic Group
General
Academic Organization
Social Work & Sociology
Campus
College Place
Enrollment Requirements
SOWK 375 requires prerequisite of SOWK 266 and upper division.