Welcome to this course guide for A Helping Profession and Service Work. The library resources in this guide have been selected to help you succeed in this class.
See below for course information and a quick list of resources.
SOCW 2113 Social Work: A Helping Profession
2113 Social Work: A Helping Profession
An overview of the history of social services available to people in need. This course explores the role of professional social work in the development of social services, and the theoretical, ethical and practical foundations of professional social work. This class is a prerequisite to admission into the Social Work program. Students must be concurrently enrolled in SOCW 2121.
2121 Service Learning in Social Work
Provides students with the opportunity to participate in 20 hours of service learning in a project designed to increase the students’ knowledge of micro, mezzo, and macro social practice areas. This course is designed as the service-learning component for Social Work majors. Must be concurrently enrolled in SOCW 2113.
- SOCW 2121
Course Catalog Information
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Studying for the ASWB Exam?
The Mometrix database has study materials including a practice exam.
Social Work at Northwestern
These links will take you to official NWOSU university pages.