International Social Work and Social Justice Issues
CLASS SESSION BEGINS: Monday, January 14, 2013
General Information: Students will be required to participate in online meetings via Adobe Connect on Tuesdays, 6 - 9 p.m. The Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first class meeting. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect.
Course Type: WEB Conferencing (What does this mean?)
Official Course Session Dates: Course Begin/End and Drop/Add/Withdrawal
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Registrars Office graduate listing for this course
Instructor: Jean Marie Place
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Examination of complex global issues and the role of international organizations, local communities, and the profession of social work in prompting social justice through international policy and practice, with a focus on developing countries and human rights.
Information is accurate as of
May 14, 2013, 1:00 am
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate the course section number to order online; this is a three-digit number used to indicate the campus where the student registered for classes and/or will attend. If you are taking a Summer 2013 course, there will be a "J" prefix on the course number and in the bookstore listing will appear below the Columbia-campus courses for this department. If you are taking a Fall 2013 course, there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number and in the bookstore listing will appear below the Columbia-campus courses for this department. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.