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Accounting 010
Africana Studies 014
American History 512
American Literature 352
Anthropology 070
Art 080
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Biochemistry 115
Biology 120
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Childhood Studies 163
Computer Science 198
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Dance 203
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Economics 220
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English and Communication (Communication 192, English Literature 350, American Literature 352, Film 354, Journalism 570, Linguistics 615, Rhetoric 842, Writing 989)
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French 420
Gender Studies 443
Geology 460
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History (Historical Methods and Research 509; European History 510; American History 512; African, Asian, Latin American, and Comparative History 516)
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Human Resource Management 533
Individualized Majors and Minors 555
Journalism 570
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Liberal Studies 606
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Music 700, 701
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Philosophy and Religion 730, 840
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Social Work 910
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Sociology (920), Anthropology (070), and Criminal Justice (202)
Spanish 940
Statistics 960
Teacher Education 964
Theater Arts (Dance 203, Theater Arts 965)
World Languages and Cultures (French 420, German 470, Global Studies 480, Spanish 940)
Urban Studies 975
Visual, Media, and Performing Arts (Art 080; Art History 082; Museum Studies 698; Music 700, 701; Theater Arts 965)
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  Camden Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2023 Liberal Arts Colleges Programs, Faculty, and Courses Social Work 910 Minor Requirements  

Minor Requirements

Minor in Social Work and Social Justice

This minor strives to offer students an understanding of the basic principles of social work, including an introduction to generalist social work principles such as the use of policy, practice, and diversity to approach clients on an individual, group, and community level. A discussion on social justice approaches will inform how clients from various groups (i.e., children, families, and organizations) can be addressed.

The minor will include 18 credits with three required courses and the choice of three electives.

Required Courses

50:910:220  Introduction to Social Work and Social Services
50:910:352  Groups at Risk in Contemporary Society
50:910:332  Professional Development Seminar

Elective Courses

50:910:230  Introduction to Human Sexuality
50:910:240  Global Health Perspectives: Vulnerability, Human Health, and Well-Being
50:910:476  Child Welfare Services and Practices
50:910:499  Understanding Interpersonal Violence: Causes, Consequences, and Creating Change

Study Abroad Options for Electives

19:910:959  Social Welfare System in China and Service Learning Practicum
19:959:358  Israel, and Exploration of People, Places, and Challenges
01:959:373  Empowerment Through Community Engagement in the Yucatan
01:959:396  Romania's [R]Evolution: Investing in Children and Families Across the Life Cycle and Service Learning Practicum
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