B.A., Social Work

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 120 credits

Students must earn a C- grade or better in each course.

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
General Education Requirements
Complete the general education requirements.
As part of the general education requirements, complete:
SOC F100XIndividual, Society and Culture3
or ANTH F100X Individual, Society and Culture
Select one from the following:4
Human Biology
Biology and Society
Fundamentals of Biology I
Fundamentals of Biology II
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
B.A. Degree Requirements
Complete the B.A. degree requirements.
As part of the B.A. degree requirements, complete:
ANS F242X/ANTH F242Native Cultures of Alaska3
PSY F101XIntroduction to Psychology3
Program Requirements
SWK F103XIntroduction to Social Work3
SWK F220Ethics, Values and Social Work Practice3
SWK F305Social Welfare History3
SWK F306Social Welfare: Policies and Issues3
SWK F320Rural Social Work3
SWK F341Human Behavior in the Social Environment I3
SWK F342Human Behavior in the Social Environment II3
SWK F375Research Methods in Social Work3
SWK F440Social Work Practice with Military Families3
SWK F460Social Work Practice I3
SWK F461Practicum in Social Work I 1,23-6
SWK F463Social Work Practice II3
SWK F464Practicum in Social Work II 1,23-6
SWK F466Practicum in Social Work II 13-6
Special Problems Areas
Select two from the following:6
Basic Principles of Group Counseling
Substance Abuse Counseling
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
Seminar in International Social Work
Women's Issues in Social Welfare and Social Work Practices
Child Abuse and Neglect
Services and Support for an Aging Society
Substance Abuse Theories and Treatment
Seminar in Social Work Practice Areas
Total Credits61-70
1

Students must complete a total of 12 credits of practicum, and students must take SWK F461 and SWK F464 for at least 6 of these credits. SWK F466 is an option for students who have completed SWK F461 and SWK F464 for less than 12 credits.

2

 Fulfills the baccalaureate capstone requirement.