BSW Timetable and Courses

Timetable

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Link to University Class Schedule for up-to-date course offerings.

Required Courses

Program First year (U1) Courses (30 credits)

SWRK 220 History & Philosophy of SW 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 221 Public Soc. Services in Canada 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 222 Introduction to Practicum 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 223 Poverty and Inequality 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 224 Human Dev Across the Lifespan 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Plus 15 credits of Complementary Social Work/Social Science courses and/or Elective Courses


Program Second year (U2) Courses (30 credits)

SWRK 320 Pract with Individ&Families 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 326 Pract with Individ&Families 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 321 Intro to Practice with Groups 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 327 Approaches to Community Prac 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 322 Field Practice 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 323 Field Practice 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 325 Anti-Oppression SW Practice 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Plus 9 credits of Complementary Social Work/Social Science courses and/or Elective Courses

 

Program Third year (U3) Courses (30 credits)

SWRK 420 Advanced Field Practice 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 421 Adv Field Practice 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 422 Integrative Seminar 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 423 Social Work Research 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 424 Mental Health and Illness 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 428 Social Policy&Administration 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 445 First Peoples and Social Work 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 525 Critical Thought&Ethics in SW 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Plus 6 credits of Complementary Social Work/Social Science courses and/or Elective Courses

 

Social Work Complementary Courses

Second Year (U2)

SWRK 342 Practice with GLBT-S People 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 354 Soc Work in the Health Field 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Third Year (U3)

SWRK 400 Policy & Practice for Refugees 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 434 Prac with Involuntary Clients 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 463 SW Practice with Older Adults 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 493 Seminar on Child Protection 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 510 Disability and Rehabilitation 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 532 International Social Work 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SWRK 535 Addictions 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


BSW U3 students may be permitted to take a maximum of two 600-level courses if the following conditions are met:

  • students have a minimum CGPA of 3.30
  • students obtain written approval from the course instructor and the program advisor (forms available from the Social Work General Office)

To track progress through the BSW, please use the BSW Program Record Form

  • Inter/Intra-faculty students admitted to the BSW from the freshman year of a 4 year program must complete any remaining credits of their freshmen year during their first semester of the BSW. These credits do not count towards the BSW program requirements.
  • Previously completed university credits (except freshman year credits) are assessed individually for transfer at the point of admission. However, all accepted applicants are required to complete a minimum of 60 approved McGill credits over three academic years.