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Spring 2021
Sep 17, 2021
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SWRK 1010 - Social Sustain Social Work
This course serves as an introduction to the profession of social work through the lens of social sustainability and entrepreneurship. Socially sustainable communities have systems, structures, and relationships that equitable, diverse, connected and democratic, providing quality of life to current and future generations. Social Entrepreneurs are leaders seeking to find innovative solutions to social problems. Social work is one of many professions that function as social entrepreneurs in their work with systems of all sizes. Students demonstrate the characteristics of social entrepreneurship by developing innovative strategies to sustainably meet social problems. Required for admittance to social work major.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Directed Study, Online Undergraduate, Lecture Undergraduate

College of Health and Society College
Nursing and Health Sciences Division
Social Work Department

Course Attributes:
Sustainable World Eqiv Crse, College of Health and Society

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