BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

SOCW-440 - Social Work and Mental Health - 3.00 Credits

SOCW-440 - Social Work and Mental Health - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
This course provides an introduction to the practice of social work in the field of mental health. Students will critically examine historical and contemporary theoretical perspectives on mental illness, Canadian mental health law and policy, cultural and diversity aspects, classification and treatment, ethical issues and an exploration of selected mental health issues. This course is intended to provide introductory foundational knowledge in the field of mental health, rather than advanced knowledge and skills required for mental health practice.
Part of the:
  • BACHELOR OF SOCIAL WORK Department
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Bachelor of Social Work - Elective Courses
  • Course offered:
  • Fall 2018 (September - December)
  • Prerequisites : SOCW 200A, SOCW 200B, third year standing or permission of department head
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    Contact Hours: 39
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    SOCW-440-01
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    SOCW-440-V1
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    T9:00AM - 12:00PM04 Sep 201818 Dec 2018
     
    SOCW-440-X01
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    T9:00AM - 12:00PM04 Sep 201818 Dec 2018