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Chair: Dr. Joan Blakey, END 1073 (414) 229-6526 Interdisciplinary certificate programs in forensic sciences are offered by the College of Health Sciences in cooperation with the College of Letters & Sciences and Helen Bader School of Social Welfare. For a listing of courses offered in the programs this semester, see the Forensic Sciences listing toward the end of this Schedule.
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SOC WRK-100: Introduction to Social Work (3 units; U )

A survey course focussed on the development of human service institutions and occupations.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21851 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Maillet, Margaret END 103  
    3 LEC 202 22439 - 09/05-12/14 Schaefer, Brenda ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access required. Service Learning

SOC WRK-105: Orientation for Social Welfare Students (1 units; U )

Prepares students to participate in UWM's educational process and to explore career choices in social welfare.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Soc Wrk 88. Jointly offered with & counts as repeat of Crm Jst 105. Prereq: fr st only.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 LEC 001 21847 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Masshardt, Katherine HLT 180  
Intended for new freshmen only. Taught with Crm Jst 105 LEC 001. Consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
    1 LEC 002 21828 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Masshardt, Katherine END 110  
Intended for new freshmen only. Taught with Crm Jst 105 LEC 002. Consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
    1 LEC 003 23591 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Masshardt, Katherine END 110  
Intended for new freshmen only. Taught with Crm Jst 105 LEC 003. Consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-206: Introduction to Social Welfare Policy (3 units; U )

An analysis of the relationships between poverty, welfare programs, and the society which creates and sustains them; the origins, structures, and goals of welfare programs.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21829 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Pate, David CHM 180  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.

SOC WRK-250: Human Behavior and the Social Environment (3 units; U )

A survey course in normative development from conception through aging. Focus on the interaction between biological, psychological, social, and cultural forces.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st; Soc Wrk 100(P) or Psych 101(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 002 23592 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Smuckler, Nancy END 103  
    3 LEC 003 24726 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Smuckler, Nancy END 103  

SOC WRK-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken with change in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 13576 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

SOC WRK-300: Aged to Perfection: Introduction to the Study of Aging (3 units; U ; OWCB,SS)

Interdisciplinary survey on aging.

Notes:
Prereq: Satisfaction of OWC- Part A GER.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
OWCB,SS   3 LEC 001 23251 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Azinger, Sharon OFF CAMPUS  
Interdisciplinary survey class. In small classes held at a nearby retirement community, students will work with instructors and retirement community residents to learn about aging.

Class will be held at St. John's on the Lake, 1840 N. Prospect Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202, Cultural Arts Center. Van service will be provided back to campus or within the B.O.S.S. service area at the end of class each week.
Audit never allowed.

SOC WRK-310: Social Work Methods I (3 units; U )

Introduction to generic Social Work practice methods. Course also provides experiential exercises designed to provide students with basic interviewing skills.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Soc Wrk 100(P), 250(P) & satisfy English competency.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21830 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Maillet, Margaret END 109  
    3 LEC 003 21857 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Maillet, Margaret END 109  
    3 LEC 004 24728 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Denson, Jill MER G16  

SOC WRK-410: Social Work Methods II (3 units; U )

Introduction to social work methods as applied to small groups. Lab provides experiential exercises in group interactions, needs, and leadership roles.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; admis to Soc Wrk major; Soc Wrk 310(P); 662(P) or 421(C).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21831 9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 09/05-12/14 Wallace, Michael MER 316  
    3 LEC 002 21852 6:00 PM-8:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Denson, Jill BOL 294  
    3 LEC 003 21861 12:00 PM-2:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Cohen, Susan MER 316  

SOC WRK-421: Field Education & Integrated Field Seminar I (5 units; U )

(First of two semester required sequence). Placement in social welfare setting to develop social work skills and awareness of professional behavior. 16 hours per week for a total of 256.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; declared Soc Wrk major; Soc Wrk 310(P); 662(C); 410(C).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 FLD 401 13975 - 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal ROOM TBA  
              Coates, Candace    
              Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
              Kirby, Amy    
              Schwaller, Timothy    
              Thomas, Devin    
              Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
A special course fee of $13 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. The special course fee will cover professional liability insurance.
Audit never allowed.
      LAB 804 13981 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal NWQ G570  
            T   Coates, Candace    
            T   Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
            T   Kirby, Amy    
            T   Schwaller, Timothy    
            T   Thomas, Devin    
            T   Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Audit never allowed.
      LAB 805 13979 5:00 PM-5:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal LAP 260  
            R   Coates, Candace    
            R   Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
            R   Kirby, Amy    
            R   Schwaller, Timothy    
            R   Thomas, Devin    
            R   Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Audit never allowed.
      LAB 806 13980 3:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal LAP 250  
            R   Coates, Candace    
            R   Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
            R   Kirby, Amy    
            R   Schwaller, Timothy    
            R   Thomas, Devin    
            R   Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Audit never allowed.

SOC WRK-422: Field Education & Integrated Seminar II (5 units; U )

(Second of a two semester required sequence). Continuation of Soc Wrk 421.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; Soc Wrk 410(P), 421(P), 662(P); 427(C).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 FLD 401 13977 - 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal ROOM TBA  
              Coates, Candace    
              Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
              Kirby, Amy    
              Schwaller, Timothy    
              Thomas, Devin    
              Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Audit never allowed.
      LAB 803 25981 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal BOL B68  
            T   Coates, Candace    
            T   Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
            T   Kirby, Amy    
            T   Schwaller, Timothy    
            T   Thomas, Devin    
            T   Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Audit never allowed.

SOC WRK-423: Field Education III (5 units; U )

(Elective field course). Continuation of Soc Wrk 421 & 422.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; Soc Wrk 422(P), 427(P); cons Field Office.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    5 FLD 001 13976 - 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal ROOM TBA  
              Coates, Candace    
              Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
              Kirby, Amy    
              Schwaller, Timothy    
              Thomas, Devin    
              Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-427: Social Work Methods III (3 units; U )

Introduction to social work methods as applied to community problems. Lab provides experiential exercises in community organization and other techniques of social change.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; Soc Wrk 410(P), 662(P); 422(C).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 002 25394 12:00 PM-2:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Ruppel, Marvell END 115  

SOC WRK-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 6 units; U/G )

Variable content (subtitle is area of concentration). Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 LEC 101 13575 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

SOC WRK-562: Child and Family Services (2 units; U/G )

Introduction to child and family welfare services, including methods for assessing needs, existing treatment techniques, and institutional support systems.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, satisfy English competency, one prior course in Soc Wrk recom; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 21832 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Jurvelin, Michelle END 115  

SOC WRK-591: Special Topics: Social Welfare and Social Work: (1 - 3 units; U )

Selected topics in social welfare and social work. Specific credits and additional prerequisites announced in Schedule of Classes whenever course is offered.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 6 cr. Prereq: jr st; satisfy English competency; one prior course in Soc Wrk recom.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Ethical/Legal Dilemmas-Mental Health
    3 LEC 202 23055 - 09/05-12/14 Schaefer, Brenda ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access required.

SOC WRK-599: Independent Reading (1 - 3 units; U )

Intensive readings in fields related to student's preparation and training, under the supervision of a faculty member.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: sr st; satisfy English competency; 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr & dir Soc Wrk Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 13440 - 09/05-12/14 Blakey, Joan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002 13441 - 09/05-12/14 Berger, Lisa ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003 13442 - 09/05-12/14 Brondino, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004 13443 - 09/05-12/14 Kavanaugh, Melinda ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 006 13445 - 09/05-12/14 Maillet, Margaret ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 007 13446 - 09/05-12/14 Mersky, Joshua ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 008 13447 - 09/05-12/14 McMurtry, Steven ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 009 13448 - 09/05-12/14 Otto-Salaj, Laura ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 011 13450 - 09/05-12/14 Pate, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 012 13451 - 09/05-12/14 Rolock, Nancy ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 013 13452 - 09/05-12/14 Rose, Susan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 014 13453 - 09/05-12/14 Topitzes, James ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 015 13454 - 09/05-12/14 Wagner Newton, Jeanne ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-604: Social Systems and Social Work Practice (3 units; U/G )

Analysis of organizations, community and social institutions and the impact they have on human behavior and how they provide the social context of social work practice.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; satisfy English competency, admis to Soc Wrk major, Soc Wrk 310(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21833 3:00 PM-5:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Janczewski, Colleen END 110  
    3 LEC 002 21864 6:00 PM-8:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Ambelang, Joel END 110  
    3 LEC 003 24294 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Ruppel, Marvell KEN 1140  

SOC WRK-630: Families and Poverty (2 - 3 units; U/G )

Description of families in poverty and analysis of historical and contemporary national and state policies aimed at reducing poverty.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; one prior course in Soc Wrk recom.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 - 3 LEC 002 23345 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Thomas, Mary MER 211  

SOC WRK-662: Methods of Social Welfare Research (3 units; U/G )

Analyze methods of social welfare research and problems in project design and programming. Characteristics of investigations directed to planning, administrative, practice, and scientific objectives.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, Soc Wrk major, completion of GER Math req, Soc Wrk 100(P) & 206(P), 421(C); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21834 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/11-12/14 McMurtry, Steven MER 314  
    3 LEC 002 23056 12:00 PM-2:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Lee, Yura END 110  
    3 LEC 003 24295 9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 09/05-12/14 O'connell Valuch, Katharine SAB G28  
    3 LEC 201 22722 - 09/05-12/14 Quant, Michael ONLINE WEB  
Special Course Fee: $275.00
Special course fee will be charged in addition to regular tuition for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access required.

SOC WRK-665: Cultural Diversity and Social Work (3 units; U/G ; CD,SS)

Emphasis on culture, race and ethnicity, theories of prejudice, and racial minority groups, and the politics of human services in multicultural society.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, admis to Soc Wrk major, satisfy English competency, Soc Wrk 100(P), 206(P), 250(350)(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 21853 9:00 AM-11:40 AM R 09/05-12/14 Hamm, Kathryn END 115  
CD,SS   3 LEC 002 24296 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Matchett, Robin END 115  
CD,SS   3 LEC 003 21982 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/05-12/14 Schuppie, Julie END 115  
CD,SS   3 LEC 006 24701 3:00 PM-5:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Schuppie, Julie END 115  

SOC WRK-680: Death and Dying (3 units; U/G )

Focus on multiple perspectives on death, dying, and bereavement; roles and skills for social workers and other helpers about end-of-life issues.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Soc Wrk 591 & 791 with same topic. Prereq: jr st; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23202 12:00 PM-2:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Lang, Jennifer BOL B64  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-685: Social Gerontology (3 units; U/G )

Exploration of individual aging experiences and interaction with social structures and social systems.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Soc Wrk 591 & 791 with the same topic. Prereq: jr st and one prior course in Soc Wrk recom; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21868 12:00 PM-2:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Jeglum, Bonnie BOL B68  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-705: Individual Behavior and Social Welfare (3 units; G )

The development and behavior of individuals in interaction with their social contexts; implications for social welfare.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21835 9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 09/12 Casali, Michael END 110  
          9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 09/26      
          9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 10/10      
          9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 10/24      
          9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 11/07      
          9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 11/21      
          9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 12/05      
This course is offered in hybrid (50% in-person, 50% online) format. Computer and Internet access required. In-person meeting dates: 9/12, 9/26, 10/10, 10/24, 11/7, 11/21, and 12/5; all other weeks online.

SOC WRK-708: Social Work Methods I: Individuals and Families (3 units; G )

Introduction to generalist social work practice with individuals and families, with emphasis on integration of theory and knowledge with professional practice.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; admis to MSW

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21836 12:00 PM-2:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Malle, Livy BOL B64  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 003 22715 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Malle, Livy END 110  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-709: Social Work Methods II: Groups, Organizations and Communities (2 units; G )

Introduction to generalist social work practice with groups, organizations and communities, with emphasis on integration of theory and knowledge with professional practice.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; admis to MSW; Soc Wrk 708(C)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 21838 6:00 PM-7:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Salm Ward, Trina MER 316  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-711: Direct Social Work Practice I (3 units; G )

Methods of social work intervention employed in helping individuals, families and small groups. Addresses personal, interpersonal, environmental and resource issues with emphasis on interviewing, assessing, contracting and goal setting.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 710(P), or BSW degree, or Soc Wrk 708(P) & 709(P); Soc Wrk 722(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 22184 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/11-12/14 Malle, Livy MER G16  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002 24305 9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 09/05-12/14 Malle, Livy MER 211  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 003 21840 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/05-12/14 Peck, Dean NWQ 1935  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 004 21839 12:00 PM-2:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Schuppie, Julie END 115  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-713: Community Organization, Planning and Human Service Administration I (3 units; G )

Knowledge and skill development in the activities, roles, styles, and ethical issues in community and administrative practice. Emphasis on needs assessment, planning methodologies, and change efforts.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 708 & 709(710) or BSW degree.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21841 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 D Fantis, Angela MER 347  

SOC WRK-718: Introduction to SAS Programming (3 units; G )

Fundamental instruction in programming, data management and exploratory data analysis using SAS software.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 22622 - 09/05-12/14 Huff, Gina ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online;computer and Internet access required.

SOC WRK-721: Field Instruction I (3 units; G )

Supervised social work practice in a social agency.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 710(P) or 708(P); 709(C) or 711(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 FLD 401 13982 - 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal OFF CAMPUS  
              Coates, Candace    
              Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
              Kirby, Amy    
              Schwaller, Timothy    
              Thomas, Devin    
              Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
A special course fee of $13 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. The special course fee will cover professional liability insurance.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 13985 5:00 PM-5:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal MER 211  
            R   Coates, Candace    
            R   Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
            R   Kirby, Amy    
            R   Schwaller, Timothy    
            R   Thomas, Devin    
            R   Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-722: Field Instruction II (3 units; G )

Supervised social work practice in a social agency.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 721(P) or BSW degree; Soc Wrk 713(C) or 711(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 FLD 401 13983 - 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal OFF CAMPUS  
              Coates, Candace    
              Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
              Kirby, Amy    
              Schwaller, Timothy    
              Thomas, Devin    
              Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Students exempt from Field 721 must enroll in this section. A special course fee of $13 will be charged for this section. The special course fee will cover professional liability insurance.
Consent required to audit.
    3 FLD 402 13984 - 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal OFF CAMPUS  
              Coates, Candace    
              Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
              Kirby, Amy    
              Schwaller, Timothy    
              Thomas, Devin    
              Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-750: Social Welfare Policy Development and Implementation (2 units; G )

Examination of policy development, implementation, and models of analysis that describe and provide analytical guides for determining the efficacy of public policy in addressing human needs.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 21858 1:00 PM-2:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Ambelang, Joel END 110  

SOC WRK-753: Adult Psychopathology (3 units; G )

Mental disorders and their implications for the social work profession, including assessment, intervention and prevention issues.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 705(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21842 9:00 AM-11:40 AM R 09/05-12/14 Rose, Susan MER 316  
    3 LEC 002 23361 6:00 PM-8:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Cohen, Susan SAB G28  
    3 LEC 003 24164 3:00 PM-5:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Zenisek, Paul END 110  
    3 LEC 201 23059 - 09/05-12/14 Otto-Salaj, Laura ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access required.

SOC WRK-754: Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (2 units; G )

Mental and behavioral disorders of children and adolescents and their implications for the social work profession, including assessment, intervention and prevention issues.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 705.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 23625 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Krepel, Paul CRT 309  

SOC WRK-771: Development of the Family Over the Life Span (3 units; G )

The family as a social system as it engages in various developmental tasks throughout the life cycle and in interaction with the social context; social work implications of relevant theories and research.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 21843 - 09/05-12/14 Casali, Michael ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access required.

SOC WRK-774: Trauma Counseling I: Theory and Research (3 units; G )

Seminar examining impact of trauma experience on individuals, groups and communities following a catastrophic event. Explores traumatic events, mental injuries and impact on memory, learning, physical health and dysfunctional behavior.

Notes:
Couns 774, Nurs 774, OccThpy 774, and Soc Wrk 774 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 21867 9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 09/05-12/14 Maletis, Michael BOL B64  
Prereq: grad st.
Consent required to audit.
    3 SEM 202 23362 - 09/05-12/14 Maletis, Michael ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer and internet access required.
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-775: Trauma Counseling II: Diagnosis and Treatment (3 units; G )

Seminar on diagnosis and assessment instruments as well as intervention and therapeutic techniques used to address trauma issues in counseling acute and chronic traumatized clients.

Notes:
Couns 775, Nurs 775, OccThpy 775, and Soc Wrk 775 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st; Couns 774, Nurs 774, OccThpy 774, or Soc Wrk 774(P), or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 22062 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Garretson, Shannon HLT 180  
Consent required to audit.
    3 SEM 002 24165 3:00 PM-5:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Delahan, Joshua END 115  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-791: Current Topics in Social Work: (1 - 3 units; G )

Variable content course with specific topics to be announced in schedule of classes.

Notes:
May be repeated with change in topic to max of 6 cr. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Exploring Institutional Racism: School Social Work
    3 LEC 001 21869 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/11-12/14 Barry, Martha HLT 180  
School Social Work Practice
    3 LEC 002 21859 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 09/05-12/14 Schwaller, Timothy HLT 190  
AODA
    2 - 3 LEC 003 23628 6:00 PM-7:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Coren, Jody MER 213  

SOC WRK-793: Evaluation of Practice (2 units; G )

Advanced problems and methods of research in social work practice.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 662(P) or equiv; Soc Wrk 721(C) or 722(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 21854 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Schuppie, Julie CRT 219  
    2 LEC 202 21866 - 09/05-12/14 Quant, Michael ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $250.00 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access required.

SOC WRK-794: Evaluation of Programs (2 units; G )

Provides students with the skills and knowledge base necessary to understand the program evaluation process as it applies to social welfare programs.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 21844 6:00 PM-7:50 PM M 09/11-12/14 Coughlin, Timothy CRT 219  
    2 LEC 002 23677 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Hennessy, Rose MER 211  
    2 LEC 003 24610 6:00 PM-7:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Coughlin, Timothy CRT 119  

SOC WRK-811: Direct Social Work Practice II: (3 units; G )

A continuation of methods of social work intervention, with sections tailored to specialized concentration areas: gerontology, family and child welfare, and behavioral and physical health. Emphasis is on selection and implementation of appropriate intervention plans.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 711(P); 722(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Mental/Behavioral Health
    3 LEC 001 21818 9:00 AM-11:40 AM T 09/05-12/14 O'Conor, Anita BOL 294  
Consent required to audit.
Child and Family Welfare
    3 LEC 002 21850 12:00 PM-2:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Britz, Linda BOL B68  
Consent required to audit.
Mental/Behavioral Health
    3 LEC 003 22177 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/11-12/14 Delahan, Joshua SAB G28  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-818: Treatment of Co-Occurring Disorders (3 units; G )

Knowledge on assessment and treatment strategies with substance misuse and mental health issues, along with research on etiology and best practices for addressing co-occurring disorders.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 711(P) or 713(P)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 002 24514 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/11-12/14 Goggins, Mary BOL B68  
    3 LEC 003 24515 3:00 PM-5:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Coren, Jody MER 316  

SOC WRK-820: Seminar in Social Work Practice: (2 units; G )

Critical examination of varied and specialized methodologies with emphasis on new professional directions, interdisciplinary coordination and integration of professional practice with behavioral sciences, research, and policy concerns.

Notes:
May be repeated with change in topic to max of 6 cr. Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 711(P) or 713(P)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Working with Traumatized Individuals and Families
    2 SEM 001 21870 6:00 PM-7:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Britz, Linda END 109  
Subst Misuse & Family: Child, Adoles, Young Adults
    2 SEM 002 23254 6:00 PM-7:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Zenisek, Paul BOL B64  
Interventions for Substance Abuse + SBIRT
    2 SEM 003 21849 6:00 PM-7:50 PM M 09/11-12/14 Pekulik, Kristina CRT 309  

SOC WRK-821: Field Instruction III (4 units; G )

Second-year supervised social work practice in a social agency.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 811(C) or 915(C); 722(P); 711(P) or 713(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 FLD 401 13986 - 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal OFF CAMPUS  
              Coates, Candace    
              Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
              Kirby, Amy    
              Schwaller, Timothy    
              Thomas, Devin    
              Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-822: Field Instruction IV (4 units; G )

Advanced second-year supervised social work practice in a social agency with emphasis on integration of professional practice with methodology, behavioral sciences, research and policy concerns.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 821(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 FLD 401 13987 - 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal OFF CAMPUS  
              Coates, Candace    
              Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
              Kirby, Amy    
              Schwaller, Timothy    
              Thomas, Devin    
              Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-851: Social Issue and Policy Analysis: (2 - 3 units; G )

Advanced level analysis of the relationship between selected problem areas, policy development and service system.

Notes:
May be repeated with change in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 750(P) or BSW degree.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Advanced Social Policy
    2 - 3 SEM 002 21819 6:00 PM-7:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Lang, Jennifer AUP 104  
Advanced Social Policy
    2 - 3 SEM 003 24385 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Pate, David BOL 294  

SOC WRK-901: Philosophy of Science (3 units; G )

Analyzes philosophical foundations of science, knowledge building processes, and the scope and nature of knowledge, emphasizing applications for the social and behavioral sciences.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; admis to the Soc Wrk Ph.D. program or written cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 26271 1:00 PM-3:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Topitzes, James LUB S195  

SOC WRK-921: Field Instruction V (3 - 4 units; G )

Optional advanced supervised social work practice in a social agency.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Soc Wrk 822.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 - 4 FLD 401 13988 - 09/05-12/14 Carter, Crystal OFF CAMPUS  
              Coates, Candace    
              Kahn-Pettigrew, Jennifer    
              Kirby, Amy    
              Schwaller, Timothy    
              Thomas, Devin    
              Wagner Newton, Jeanne    
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-961: Introduction to Statistical Methods (4 units; G )

Reviews basic parametric and nonparametric tests, including descriptive statistics, correlation, basic inferential statistics, one- and two-way ANOVA, OLS regression, nonparametric statistics, and handling missing data.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; admis to the Social Work Ph.D. program or written cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 23678 9:30 AM-12:15 PM F 09/05-12/14 Brondino, Michael END 110  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-963: Measurement Methods and Related Multivariate Statistics (3 units; G )

Survey of concepts and applications of Classical True Score and Item Response Theory and multivariate statistical methods relevant to test evaluation and construction.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; SocWrk 961(P) & 962(P); admis to the Soc Wrk Ph.D. program or written cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 26125 2:00 PM-4:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Brondino, Michael MER 315  
Course prerequisites will not be enforced for this semester. For questions/registration assistance please contact russelme@uwm.edu.
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-970: Independent Research (1 - 4 units; G )

Participation in an independent research project under faculty supervision.

Notes:
Students shall not take more than 6 cr total between courses Soc Wrk 970(P) & 999(P). Prereq: grad st; cons instr; Soc Wrk 662(P)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 4 IND 001 13456 - 09/05-12/14 Blakey, Joan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 002 13457 - 09/05-12/14 Berger, Lisa ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 003 13458 - 09/05-12/14 Brondino, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 005 13469 - 09/05-12/14 Kavanaugh, Melinda ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 007 13460 - 09/05-12/14 Maillet, Margaret ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 008 13461 - 09/05-12/14 McMurtry, Steven ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 009 13467 - 09/05-12/14 Mersky, Joshua ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 011 13462 - 09/05-12/14 Otto-Salaj, Laura ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 013 13464 - 09/05-12/14 Pate, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 014 13465 - 09/05-12/14 Rolock, Nancy ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 015 13466 - 09/05-12/14 Rose, Susan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 4 IND 016 13468 - 09/05-12/14 Topitzes, James ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-990: Doctoral Research (1 - 12 units; G )

Research connected with dissertation.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st. & admis to candidacy for Ph.D. degree.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 IND 001 13475 - 09/05-12/14 Berger, Lisa ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 12 IND 005 13470 - 09/05-12/14 Brondino, Michael ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 12 IND 008 13473 - 09/05-12/14 McMurtry, Steven ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 12 IND 013 13474 - 09/05-12/14 Mersky, Joshua ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 12 IND 015 13476 - 09/05-12/14 Pate, David ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 12 IND 016 13471 - 09/05-12/14 Rose, Susan ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 12 IND 017 13472 - 09/05-12/14 Otto-Salaj, Laura ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 12 IND 018 13477 - 09/05-12/14 Topitzes, James ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.

SOC WRK-991: Doctoral Proseminar: (1 units; G )

Variable content course with specific topics to be announced in schedule of classes.

Notes:
May be repeated with change in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st; admis to the Social Work Ph.D. Program or written cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Issues of Race and Poverty in Research Ethics
    1 SEM 001 26273 4:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Pate, David MER 321  
Consent required to audit.

SOC WRK-999: Independent Reading in Social Work (1 - 3 units; G )

Work suited to individual graduate students arranged.

Notes:
Students shall not take more than 6 cr total between courses Soc Wrk 970(P) & 999(P). Prereq: grad st; completion of foundation courses for non-BSW students; writ cons instr & dir of Soc Wrk prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 13478 - 09/05-12/14 Blakey, Joan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002 13479 - 09/05-12/14 Berger, Lisa ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003 13480 - 09/05-12/14 Brondino, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 005 13489 - 09/05-12/14 Kavanaugh, Melinda ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 007 13482 - 09/05-12/14 Maillet, Margaret ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 008 13483 - 09/05-12/14 McMurtry, Steven ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 009 13490 - 09/05-12/14 Mersky, Joshua ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 011 13484 - 09/05-12/14 Otto-Salaj, Laura ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 013 13486 - 09/05-12/14 Pate, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 014 13487 - 09/05-12/14 Rolock, Nancy ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 015 13488 - 09/05-12/14 Rose, Susan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 016 13491 - 09/05-12/14 Topitzes, James ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 018 13492 - 09/05-12/14 Wagner Newton, Jeanne ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 019 26386 - 09/05-12/14 Britz, Linda TBA  
Consent required to audit.