SOC WK 5350 Social Work and Human Service Organizations: 3 semester hours

Prerequisites: SOC WK 3510 and SOC WK 4300 or PSYCH 3318 or MGMT 3611 or equivalent or admission to the MSW program. Students develop theoretical and empirical understanding of groups and organizations, including concepts such as power and authority, structure, goals, membership, leadership, motivation, technology and organizational culture. Using organizations as settings for social work practice and as targets for change, students learn strategies and skills for assessment and intervention.