Social Work | Social Welfare Delivery Systems
S352 | 20639 | Sullenberger
P: S251. Examination of policies, structures, and programs of
service delivery systems at local, regional, and national levels with
emphasis on relations among such systems as formal organizations.
Students acquire knowledge of the policy development process, which
helps them establish a beginning capacity for policy analysis and
practice. This course is designed to develop policy analysis skills
so that students will be able to identify gaps in the service
delivery system and inequitable or oppressive aspects of current
policy delivery. The course also develops beginning policy practice
skills so that students will know how to work toward social change
congruent with social work ethics and the professionís commitment to
social and economic justice.