Social Work | Human Behavior and the Social Environment I: Individual Functioning
S221 | 10631 | Tba

P: S141 or consent of the instructor.  Understanding of human development and functioning
at all system levels is the basis for social work practice. This course emphasizes the
interaction between the person and family, groups, and communities. The course covers
major theories of individual functioning, life cycle development, and the family context. It
also explores inequality, discrimination, and differential access to opportunities for diverse
populations and their impact on development.