Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Northern Social Work Practice

Social Work 3313 Northern Social Work Practice
An examination of generalist social work practice within the context of northern, remote, and rural settings. Particular characteristics, issues, and problems associated with these settings are examined. The demands and expectations for the practitioner in terms of principles, skills, assumptions, and a generalist practice framework to facilitate northern practice and the significance of natural helping networks in northern communities are explored.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: May only be taken by students enroled in the 3rd or 4th year of the Social Work program or students in the One-Year Social Work program.
Course Classifications:
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences