Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Slippery Rock University

Social Work, Master of Social Work (MSW) - Concentration in Forensic Social Work

Curriculum Guide

Required Courses
SOWK 600Human Behavior & the Social Environment3
SOWK 601Foundations of Social Work3
SOWK 605Social Welfare System3
SOWK 610Macro Social Work3
SOWK 615Clinical Social Work & the DSM3
SOWK 620Human Rights, Social Justice & Policy3
SOWK 630Clinical Practice With Children & Families3
SOWK 635Clinical Practice With Adults3
SOWK 650Field Education I3
SOWK 650Field Education I3
SOWK 705Research Methods in Social Work3
SOWK 710Qualitative Research3
SOWK 750Field Education II3
SOWK 750Field Education II3
Forensic Social Work Concentration
SOWK 731Practice Skills in Forensic Social Work3
Select four of the following:12
Behavioral Health Services in Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice
Intervention for Sexual Assault and Interpersonal Violence
Forensic Social Work in Corrections
Animal-Assisted Social Work
Animal-Assisted Social Work
Animal-Assisted Social Work With Seniors
Animal-Assisted Crisis Response
Total Hours60

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

Major Code: 9MSW
Concentration Code: CIFU