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  1. SWK 1010 Introduction to Social Work

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $41.00
    Course Description:

    An overview to theories, concepts and the base knowledge perspectives that are more commonly used in the fields of social work and chemical dependency addiction treatment counseling. Builds the foundations for development of an individualized approach for the helping professionals. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
    (ENG1020LE OR ENG1050LE) AND PSY1210LE
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      TR
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Social Work & Social Welfare: An Introduction w/MySocialWorkLab & Pearson eText, 1st edition (bundled w/MySocialworkLab)
        Author(s)
        Broussard
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780205827893
        Cost
        $0.00
    • Section:
      DT01M
      Offer Days:
      TR
      Date:
      9/3 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      8:00 AM - 9:25 AM
      Books
    • Title
      There are no books for this class
  2. SWK 1020 Social Work Methods and Practice

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    A foundation course which provides a conceptual framework of the generalist social work practice model. Effective social work problem-solving process that blends creativity, knowledge, values, and skills will be examined. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    SWK1010LE
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      W
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      7:00 PM - 9:45 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Generalist Social Work Practice: An Empowering Approach, 7th edition
        Author(s)
        DuBois
        Copyright
        ISBN
        0205036511
        Cost
        $0.00
  3. SWK 1030 Introduction to Social Welfare

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    This survey course will examine the programs and policies of the social welfare system from a historical perspective. Students will evaluate and critically analyze the current social policies in the United States with emphasis on the impact of legislation on social needs and social problems. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    SWK1010LE
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      T
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      5:00 PM - 7:45 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Social Welfare Policy & Social Programs, 3rd ed
        Author(s)
        Segal
        Copyright
        ISBN
        978-0840-02912-6
        Cost
        $0.00
  4. SWK 1080 Alcoholism

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    A study of the disease concept of alcohol abuse, social and moral effects, psychological and physiological diagnosis and treatment for the alcoholic dependent and co-dependents. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      TR
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Loosening the Grip, 11th edition
        Author(s)
        Kinney
        Copyright
        ISBN
        0078028558
        Cost
        $118.70
  5. SWK 1090 Psychoactive Drugs

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    A study of alkaloid drugs, i.e., alcohol, amphetamines, antidepressants, cocaine, designer drugs, inhalants, LSD, marijuana, nicotine, opiates, stimulants, and suppressants. Explores the impact of each drug on the brain and major bodily functions as pertaining to the effective dosage, margin of safety and their addictive properties. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      MW
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Drugs, Behavior, and Modern Society, 8th edition
        Author(s)
        Levinthal, C.
        Copyright
        ISBN
        978-0-205-95933-4
        Cost
        $0.00
    • Section:
      DC02M
      Offer Days:
      MW
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Drugs, Behavior, and Modern Society, 8th edition
        Author(s)
        Levinthal, C.
        Copyright
        ISBN
        978-0-205-95933-4
        Cost
        $0.00
  6. SWK 1100 Drugs and Behavior

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    An introduction to the problems associated with drug abuse and chemical dependency through a historical perspective of the acceptance of drugs into society; a basic understanding of the major drugs of abuse; associated psychological behavior and physiological processes; the disease concept; and various therapeutic models and modalities. (On Demand)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
  7. SWK 1400 Psychology of Personality Theories

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    A survey course of the major perspectives of personality theory (psychodynamic, trait, biological, behavioral/social learning, socio-cultural and humanistic) and their applications in clinical setting. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    PSY1210LE
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      TR
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
      Books
      • Title
        Theories of Personality: Understanding Persons, 6th edition
        Author(s)
        Cloninger
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780205860869
        Cost
        $0.00
  8. SWK 1990 Transfer 100 level

    Credits:
    0
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
  9. SWK 2010 Addiction Assessment

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $21.00
    Course Description:

    Introduction to the key elements of making qualifying assessment of addiction and other behavioral dysfunctional conditions. An insight into the DSM IV’s multiaxial and multidimensional assessments, and the process of diagnosing addictions. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      MW
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Substance Abuse: Information for School, 5th edition
        Author(s)
        Fisher
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780132613248
        Cost
        $108.95
  10. SWK 2040 Interview & Documentation

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    This course will introduce principles and practices of interviewing clients and writing support documentation. The interviewing process will be examined with an emphasis placed on micro-skills training. Other topics reviewed include appropriate writing practices, professional standards of behavior, confidentiality, and liability issues in documentation. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    PSY1210LE AND SWK1010LE AND (ENG1020LE OR ENG1050LE)
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      MW
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Essentials Interviewing: A Programmed Approach to Effective Communication, 8th edition
        Author(s)
        Evans
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780840034717
        Cost
        $0.00
  11. SWK 2100 Group Dynamics

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    This survey course will introduce the theories and dynamics of group counseling techniques. The planning of and participation in group activities will include group formation, member roles, and group functions. Students will have an opportunity to observe experienced leaders in various community groups. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    PSY1210LE
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      MW
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      7:15 PM - 8:30 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Groups: Process and Practice, 9th edition
        Author(s)
        Corey
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9781133945468
        Cost
        $151.95
  12. SWK 2120 Social Diversity

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    This course provides a comparison of diverse roles, interests, opportunities, contributions and experiences in social life. Topics include race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, class and religion. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze how cultural and ethnic differences evolve and how they affect personality development, values, and tolerance. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      TR
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Strangers to These Shores, 10th edition (bound book w/custom access code) package
        Author(s)
        Parrillo
        Copyright
        ISBN
        1256647462
        Cost
        $0.00
    • Section:
      VC01M
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
      Books
      • Title
        Strangers to These Shores, 10th edition (bound book w/custom access code) package
        Author(s)
        Parrillo
        Copyright
        ISBN
        1256647462
        Cost
        $0.00
  13. SWK 2150 Crisis Intervention

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    Further development of Social Work Methods and Practice I. Concentration is on the advanced skills for the mediation and crisis intervention techniques to deal and cope with issues of rape, mental health, suicide, domestic violence and abused victims. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    SWK2040LE
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      T
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      12:30 PM - 3:10 PM
      Books
      • Title
        A Guide to Crisis Intervention 5th edition
        Author(s)
        Kanel
        Copyright
        ISBN
        978-1-285-73990-8
        Cost
        $0.00
  14. SWK 2881 Chemical Dependency Practicum I

    Credits:
    2
    Lecture Hours:
    1
    Lab Hours:
    7
    Lab Fee:
    $20.00
    Course Description:

    This course includes a classroom experience as well as a comprehensive field experience component, and is required for the Chemical Dependency certifications. This practicum is usually performed during fall of the second year of study. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    Major=Social Work, Chemical Dependency, AAS AND College Level=Sophomore
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      DC01R
      Offer Days:
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
      Books
    • Title
      There are no books for this class
  15. SWK 2891 Chemical Dependency Practicum II

    Credits:
    2
    Lecture Hours:
    1
    Lab Hours:
    7
    Lab Fee:
    $20.00
    Course Description:

    This internship, with a classroom experience as well as a comprehensive field experience component, is required for the Chemical Dependency certification. This practicum is usually completed during student’s last term of school. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    SWK2881PR
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
      Books
    • Title
      There are no books for this class
  16. SWK 2901 Social Work Practicum I

    Credits:
    2
    Lecture Hours:
    1
    Lab Hours:
    7
    Lab Fee:
    $20.00
    Course Description:

    This course includes a classroom experience, as well as a comprehensive field experience component, and is required for social work assistant majors. This practicum is usually performed during fall of the second year of study. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    Major=Social Work, Social Work Assistant, AAS AND College Level=Sophomore
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      DC01R
      Offer Days:
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
      Books
    • Title
      There are no books for this class

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
      Books
      • Title
        No text neeed
        Author(s)
        Copyright
        ISBN
        1
        Cost
        $0.00
  17. SWK 2911 Social Work Practicum II

    Credits:
    2
    Lecture Hours:
    1
    Lab Hours:
    7
    Lab Fee:
    $20.00
    Course Description:

    This internship, with a classroom experience as well as a comprehensive field experience component, is required for social work assistant majors. This practicum is usually completed during student’s last term of school. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    SWK2901PR AND Major=Social Work, Social Work Assistant, AAS AND College Level=Sophomore
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      DC01R
      Offer Days:
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
      Room Name:
      OFF-CAMP
      Books
      • Title
        No text Required
        Author(s)
        Copyright
        ISBN
        1
        Cost
        $0.00

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
      Books
    • Title
      There are no books for this class
  18. SWK 2990 Transfer 200 level

    Credits:
    0
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites: