Contact Information

Social Work
1000 Hempstead Avenue
Casey Building, C-014
Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002 516.323.3880

Degree Details

Please refer to the Undergraduate Course Catalog 2013-2015 (PDF) for more information about this degree.

Baccalaureate Social Work Majors
This is a list of required courses for social work majors. The social work courses should be taken in the sequence suggested below. Transfer students or students switching majors in their sophomore year have the option to take the sophomore social work courses in their junior year. The faculty strongly recommends that the sequence guide be followed for optional educational benefit.

Fall                                                                                              

Spring

 Freshman:  Gen Ed = General Education Courses  Refer to status sheet

FST 101 The College Experience  
                                                                                      
 SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology

BIO 110 Basic Human Biology

 PSY 111 General Psychology

Gen Ed Courses Gen Ed Courses
 Sophomore

 MAT 115 Statistics

 PSY 226 Abnormal Psychology

 SPA 101 Beginning Spanish I

 SPA 102 Beginning Spanish II

SWK 240 Intro to the Profession of Social Work
Gen Ed Courses or Electives Gen Ed Courses
 Junior

SWK 240 Introduction to the Profession of Social Work  SWK 342 Social Welfare Policy II

 
SWK 241 Social Welfare Policy I
 SWK 351 Generalist Practice I

 
SWK 343 Human Behavior and the Social Environment I
SWK 344  Human Behavior and the Social Environment II
 Diversity - Offered fall and spring

SWK 250 Diversity - Offered fall and spring
SWK 360 Social Work Research - Offered fall and spring SWK 360 Social Work Research - Offered fall and spring

Gen Ed Courses or Electives Gen Ed Courses or Electives
 Senior 

 SWK 452 Generalist Practice II  
SWK 453 Generalist Practice III
 
SWK 460 Field Instruction I
 
SWK 461 Field Instruction II
 SWK 464 Capstone I  
SWK 465 Capstone II
Three credits of the following electives must be taken in the Junior or Senior year. Students may take 3 credits in gerontology or the social work elective equivalent. Check the course offerings booklet for availability.

SWK 345 Contemporary Issues

SWK 346 Crisis Intervention

SWK 347 Spirituality in Social Work Practice  
SWK 348 Working with Victims

SWK 350 The Professional Encounter SWK 354 Resilient Practitioner


SWK 352 HIV and Aids
SWK 353 Substance Abuse
GRN 201 Intro to Gerontology GRN 202 Aging and Nutrition
GRN 234 Film Festival on Aging
GRN 241 Substance Abuse and the Elderly GRN 243 Elder Abuse
GRN 228 Aging and Mental Health GRN 253 Aging in Society
GRN 327 Geriatric Assessment

Social Work Core Requirements for Junior and Transfer Student Majors:
First Year Sequence

Course   Credits
SWK 240 Introduction to the Profession of Social Work 1
SWK 241 Social Welfare Policy I 3
SWK 342 Social Welfare Policy II 3
SWK 250 Diversity 3
SWK 343 Human Behavior and the Social Environment I 3
SWK 344 Human Behavior and the Social Environment II 3
SWK 351 Generalist Practice I 3
SWK 360 Social Work Research 3


Second Year Sequence

Course   Credits
SWK 452 Generalist Practice II 3
SWK 453 Generalist Practice III 3
SWK 460 Field Instruction I 6
SWK 461 Field Instruction II 6
SWK 464 Capstone I 1
SWK 465 Capstone II 1


Electives

Course   Credits
SWK 345 Contemporary Issues 3
SWK 346 Crisis Intervention 3
SWK 347 Spirituality in Social Work Practice 3
SWK 348 Working with Victims of Rape, Incest and Sexual
Assault
1
SWK 350 The Professional Encounter 4
SWK 352 HIV and Aids 1
SWK 353 Substance Abuse 1
SWK 354 Resilient Practitioner 1
GRN 201 Intro to Gerontology 3
GRN 202 Aging and Nutrition 1
GRN 234 Film Festival on Aging 1
GRN 241 Substance Abuse and the Elderly 1
GRN 243 Elder Abuse 1
GRN 228 Aging and Mental Health 3
GRN 253 Aging in Society 3
GRN 327 Geriatric Assessment and Evaluation 3


Social Work Related Requirements, if not previously taken:

Course   Credits
BIO 110 Basic Biology 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3
MAT 115 Basic Statistics 3
PSY 111 General Psychology 3
PSY 326 Abnormal Psychology 3
SPA 101 Beginning Spanish I 3
SPA 102 Beginning Spanish II 3




 

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