Course Title: Social Work Practice with Individuals
Credit Units: 3 units
Course Description: The framework for this course is built upon a study of social systems. This includes the contexts of biological, psychological, social, spiritual, cultural and organizational systems. The theories, principles, methods, approaches and techniques in assessment and interventions in working with individuals and families will be tackled.
Instructor: Genevive R. Gordove
- This course introduces students to the contemporary world by examining the multifaceted phenomenon of globalization. Using the various disciplines of the social sciences, it examines the economic, social, political, technological, and other transformations that have created an increasing awareness of the interconnectedness of peoples and places around the globe. To this end, the course provides an overview of the various debates in global governance, development, and sustainability. Beyond exposing the student to the world outside the Philippines, it seeks to inculcate a sense of global citizenship and global ethical responsibility.