Curriculum

Social Work Bachelor’s Degree Curriculum

Core Courses - 51 hours

  • SWK 210: Introduction to Social Work
  • SWK 225: Human Behavior/Social Environment I
  • SWK 310: Social Welfare Policy History
  • SWK 335: Human Behavior/Social Environment II
  • SWK 340: Social Work Research Methods
  • SWK 350: Social Work Practice I
  • SWK 354: Social Work Practice Methods
  • SWK 355: Social Work Practice II
  • SWK 360: Social Work Practice III
  • SWK 390: Field Experience in a Social Agency
  • SWK 410: Social Welfare Policy Practice
  • SWK 490: Social Work Practicum (12 hours)

And 2 from the following:                                                  

  • SWK 344: Stress Management and Self-Care
  • SWK 365: Crisis Intervention
  • SWK 440: Addictions
  • SWK 455: Selected Topics in Social Work
  • SWK 457:  Assessing Needs of Older Adults

Supporting Courses - 12 hours

  • PSY 200: Introduction to Psychology
  • SOC 131: Introductory Sociology
  • SOC 232: Social Statistics
  • SOC 400: Racial and Ethnic Relations

Free Electives - 23 hours

Remaining EKU General Education Requirements - 34 hours
(See catalog for details.)

Total Hours Required for Degree Completion - 120 hours

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 7 of the university undergraduate catalog.