Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type D: Health and Behavioural Sciences - Social Work Practice with Older People

Social Work 3437 Social Work Practice with Older People
An interdisciplinary examination of key issues of social policy and practice with older adults. The knowledge, values and skills for social work with older people and their families is presented using a biopsychosocial perspective. The course content is relevant to studies in the human services, education and health care fields.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Cross-List(s): Gerontology 3437
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