MSW Foundation Year

MSW Foundation Year

Curriculum Schedule

Semester 1 - Fall

SW 540 - Generalist Social Work Practice (3 units)

SW 541 - Social Work Practice in Native American and Rural Communities (3 units)

SW 550 - Human Development, Diversity, & Relationships: Change through the Life Course (3 units)

SW 555 - Foundation Internship & Seminar (240 hours) (3 units)

SW 582 - Introduction to the Qualitative and Quantitative Design and Methods of Social Work Research: Research 1 (3 units)

Semester Units = 15*

Semester 2 - Spring

SW 530 - Social Policy (3 units)

SW 543 - Generalist Practice II (3 units)

SW 570 - Dynamics of Groups, Agencies, Organizations, and Communities (3 units)

SW 555 - Foundation Internship & Seminar (240 hours) (3 units)

SW 583 - Qualitative and Quantitative Evaluation and Data Analysis: Research II (3 units)

Semester Units = 15*

Total Units for Year = 30*

* Students who are accepted for the CalSWEC Child Welfare Training Project Stipend  have an additional mandatory 1.5 unit seminar each semester