Intro to SSW

SSWK 1001

Course description

This course introduces the continuum of social services available in our communities and the role of the professional social service worker in delivering these services. Representatives from community agencies will describe their services and detail the characteristics of the staff they employ. Students will discover the legal and ethical rights and responsibilities of the social services worker. Students will be encouraged to develop a fundamental belief in dignity, worth and potential of all people



Course Hours


Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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