SWK6170 Advanced Social Work Practice with Families

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Ken Larimore Course Description: This course will expand on the content of generalist practice and integrate those theories, methods and skills as they apply to working with individuals and families.… Read More

SWK6300 Cultural Competencies in Immigrant Social Work

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Olivia Owusu-Boakyewaah Course Description: An examination of cultural competency in social work practice. This course presents social work intervention and skills development needed to serve oppressed groups. It will teach… Read More

SWK6160 Advanced Social Work Practice with Groups

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Tiffany Combs-Boykin Course Description: The concepts of this course will allow Missional students to focuses on the development of group leaders who possess both an understanding of group dynamics and… Read More

SWK6150 Advanced Social Work Practice with Communities & Organizations

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Tiffany Combs-Boykin Course Description: The Missional student will learn basic concepts and principles of community organization and organizational theory including social structures and processes, social change, social control, social stratification,… Read More

SWK6130 Advanced Social Work Practice in Healthcare

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Prof. Scott Dixon Course Description: This course introduces the student to the vast array of positions one may have as a social worker in the field of healthcare. Students will… Read More

SWK6100 Advanced Spiritual Care in Social Work Practice

Educational Level: Lower undergraduate, Associate Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Ken Larimore Course Description: Provides an overview of a range of social problems and society’s response to them through the social service delivery system and through Christian organizations. The… Read More

SWK6120 Advanced Social Work Practice and Substance Abuse

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Prof. Scott Dixon Course Description: This course describes treatment effectiveness of social work practice in addictions and recovery. Those who take this course will examine substance abuse treatment goals and… Read More

SWK5500 Social Research Methods

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Dana Knighten Course Description: This course is designed to teach research knowledge and skills fundamental to evidence-based social work practice at the case, program, and policy levels. Major course topics… Read More

SWK5310 Mental & Physical Health in Immigrant Communities

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Olivia Owusu-Boakyewaah Course Description: An overview of topics in mental health and public health issues for immigrants communities. It will cover epidemiologic issues and mental illness within the immigrant communities.… Read More