Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type D: Health and Behavioural Sciences - Child Welfare

Social Work 3413 Child Welfare
An examination of abuse, violence, and dysfunction within families. The emphasis will be on intervention strategies, services, prevention, and education. The role of human service systems, helping professionals and community response to the variety of issues related to public child welfare and family welfare in contemporary society and northern communities will be examined.
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