Social Work

B.S. in Social Work

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
First SemesterCredits
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
PSYC 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology 3
BIOL 111 Concepts of Biology 3
BIOL 111L Concepts of Biology Laboratory 1
 Credits13
Second Semester
POLS 115 American Government I 3
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
ANTH 171 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (Or any Essential Studies Approved Global Diversity Course) 3
PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy (Or any Essential Studies Approved Humanities Course) 3
FA 150 Introduction to the Fine Arts (Or any Essential Studies Approved Fine Arts Course) 3
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
First Semester
SWK 255 Introduction to Social Work 4
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
MATH 103 College Algebra (Or any Essential Studies Approved Quantitative Reasoning Course) 3
PSYC 250 Developmental Psychology (Or any Advanced Social Science Course) 4
Any Essential Studies Approved Fine Arts or Humanities Course 3
 Credits17
Second Semester
SWK 257 Human Behavior and the Socal Environment I 3
SWK 493A Special Topics (Social Work Statistics) 3
PSYC 210 Human Sexuality (Or any Advanced Social Science Course) 3
IS 121 Introduction to American Indian Studies (Or any Essential Studies Approved Global or US Diversity Course) 3
Any Elective Credits 3
 Credits15
Junior Year
First Semester
*<strong>Admission to the Social Work Program Required*</strong>  
SWK 317 Social Work Research 3
SWK 311 Child Welfare (Or any Social Work Elective) 3
SWK 357 Human Behavior and the Social Environment II 3
CJ 201 Introduction to Criminal Justice (Or any Advanced Social Science Course) 3
SOC 250 Diversity in American Society (Or any Essential Studies Approved Global or US Diversity Course) 3
Any Elective Credits 3
 Credits18
Second Semester
SWK 424 Generalist Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families 3
SWK 434 Generalist Social Work Practice with Task and Treatment Groups 3
SOC 253 Delinquency and Juvenile Justice (Or any Advanced Social Science Course) 3
Any Elective Credits 9
 Credits18
Senior Year
First Semester
SWK 442 Social Policy 3
SWK 454 Generalist Social Work Practice with Communities and Organizations 3
Any Elective Credits 11
 Credits17
Second Semester
SWK 481 Field Education I 5
SWK 482 Field Education Seminar I 1
SWK 483 Field Education II 5
SWK 484 Field Education Seminar II 1
 Credits12
 Total Credits125

**Advanced Social Science Courses must be a 200-level or above.

This is a sample curriculum and there are other options for some of the courses. Please consult with your adviser for course options.

^^ Please Note: Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements. Essential Studies requirements are found at http://und.edu/academics/essential-studies/requirements.cfm

Office of the Registrar

Tel: 701.777.2711
1.800.CALL.UND
Fax: 701.777.2696

Twamley Hall Room 201
264 Centennial Drive Stop 8382
Grand Forks, ND 58202-8382