SHS 310: Human Service Policy

Credits 4

This course serves as an introduction to and analysis of social welfare policies and programs in the United States, with emphasis on the role of social, economic, and political forces in shaping policy development and change. The commitment and contributions of social work to social policy and social reform throughout history will be explored, and policies addressing or exploiting the vulnerabilities of oppressed and at-risk Americans over time will be highlighted. (WI) Offered spring

Semester Offered
Offered spring of even-numbered years