SW 797 :: Advanced Social Welfare Policy and Change
Spring 2013 @UH Manoa Outreach

CRN: 3406
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Rebecca Stotzer
808-956-6121 (Ph)
808-956-5964 (Fax)
Instructional Mode: ITV (HITS)
Dates: 01/08/2013 - 04/30/2013
7:00pm- 9:45pm
Origination Site: UH Manoa
Receive Sites:Kauai CC, UH Center at West Hawaii (Palamanui Campus), UH Hilo, UH Maui College (Kahului), UHMC Hana Education Center
Course Restrictions: Open to MSW DE program cohorts
Course Prerequisites: Pre: Completion of foundation courses
Course Description: This course builds on SW 630 and emphasizes a more thorough and comprehensive examination of major policies, programs, and populations central to a concentration (health, mental health, gerontology, child and family). Students learn a more focused and applied analysis of the relationship between social policy, social policy research, and social work practice, as well as the effects of social policy on the design, structure, and resource management of human service organizations within the student's area of concentration.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the UHM bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/manoa/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: This interactive video (ITV) course is delivered using the UH Hawaii Interactive Television Service 3 (HITS3). It allows students to attend the course at on SPECIFIC DAYS/TIME and CAMPUS other than the campus where the instructor originates the course. Therefore, distance learners must attend each class session at the SPECIFIC DAYS/TIME and SPECIFIC CAMPUS listed above.

Course also includes an online component. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access and a UH email account. For more information in regards to obtaining a UH email account please go to the following website: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
Additional Notes: ITV Student Brochure
Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2012 18:09:49