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Social Work Practice

In this course, you will learn how social workers in the United States engage in creating change and supporting the resilience of individuals, families and communities in this new era. Learners will have an opportunity to explore the social work profession, the different roles of social workers in a range of settings, the cross cutting themes that guide social work practice, the history of social work, and current challenges. Using a social justice lens, learners will reflect on current challenges facing the lives of individuals, families and communities and examine ways to advocate for needed changes. This course can be taken as a stand-alone learning experience or as part of the "Social Work: Practice, Policy, and Research MasterTrack Certificate Program."
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Length 5 weeks
Effort 2-3 hours/week
Starts Dec 28 (4 weeks ago)
Cost $49
From University of Michigan via Coursera
Instructor Barbara Hiltz
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Language English
Subjects Social Sciences Education
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Length 5 weeks
Effort 2-3 hours/week
Starts Dec 28 (4 weeks ago)
Cost $49
From University of Michigan via Coursera
Instructor Barbara Hiltz
Download Videos On all desktop and mobile devices
Language English
Subjects Social Sciences Education
Tags Social Sciences Education

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