Graduate Course Descriptions

The following directory lists the graduate courses which the University expects to offer, although the University in no way guarantees that all such courses will be offered in any given academic year, and reserves the right to alter the list if conditions warrant. Click on the links below for a list of courses in that subject area. You may then click “View Classes” to see scheduled classes for individual courses.

5391. Micro Foundation Practice

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: BASC 5362, which may be taken concurrently. Corequisite: BASC 5390 and FED 5301 and 5351.

Grading Basis: Graded

Provides a history of and a foundation for micro social work theory and practice emphasizing ecological, strengths and capacity building perspectives. Knowledge, values and skills associated with generalist practice with individuals, families and groups within the context of organizations and communities. Examines the mission of the social work profession and its value and ethical base, including its commitment to diversity, populations-at-risk and social and economic justice. Strategies for helping client-systems will include preparing for practice; developing mutual working agreements; engaging, assessing and formulating goals; implementing interventions; monitoring and evaluating progress; and terminating services. Emphasizes integration of course content with field experience. One of the two foundation practice courses taken the first semester of the first year of field placement. Required course for students in the M.S.W. program.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Fall 2024 11893 Hartford In Person Holle, Leah 701 Reg Mo 4:00pm‑6:30pm
20/20 SSW 113 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 11894 Hartford Online Synchronous Heller, Benjamin 702 Reg Tu 6:45pm‑9:15pm
15/20 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 11895 Hartford In Person Phillips, Jon 703 Reg We 9:05am‑11:35am
18/20 SSW 107 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 11896 Hartford In Person Aguirre, Danitza 704 Reg We 4:00pm‑6:30pm
16/20 SSW 107 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 11897 Hartford In Person 705 Reg We 6:45pm‑9:15pm
15/20 SSW 113 3.00 Graded Reserved for CT Adelante Cohort - Instructed in Spanish
Fall 2024 11898 Hartford In Person Nichols, Renesha 706 Reg Th 12:30pm‑3:00pm
12/20 SSW 113 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 11899 Hartford Online Synchronous 707 Reg Th 4:00pm‑6:30pm
17/20 No Room Required - Online 3.00 Graded
Fall 2024 11900 Hartford In Person 708 Reg Fr 3:30pm‑6:00pm
12/20 SSW 107 3.00 Graded