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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SW 495 - Field Experience I (4)

This practicum course provides an opportunity for students to serve and collaborate with diverse clients in a Kansas City regional social service organization.  Field Experience I is a distinctive characteristic of the Social Work major that models and coaches the implementation of generalist social work practice skills such as case management, advocacy, counseling, resource management, and education with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.  Placements occur with screened and approved Field Instructors and Field Agencies serving diverse populations in rural and urban areas. Students commit to 18-20 hours weekly for 250 total hours during the semester. Prerequisites: SW 352 . Corequisite: SW 497 .  2015 CORE: Social Justice & Civic Life, Contribute, Community Engagement. FA.