SW 414 - Child Welfare Practice

COURSE DESCRIPTION
This course provides an overview of historical, and current child welfare legistation, policies and services. Regional perspectives are highlighted. Child maltreatment is defined and identified. The effects of child abuse and neglect on the child, family, and society will be explored. Prevention, investigation and intervention approaches are covered.

ADDITIONAL COURSE DESCRIPTION
There will be a focus on Yukon issues, processes and services.

PREREQUISITE
Admission to the Yukon College BSW Program.

Credits: 3.0
no scheduled sessions