Dec 01, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog
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JS 0571 - Social Justice Practice


3 Credit Hours
The study and experience in advocacy practice to affect social justice for marginalized populations. Students will examine social justice as it relates to the profession of social work. Students will conduct an in-depth examination of theories of social justice and apply these to vulnerable populations. Students will investigate the strategies and skills used by social workers to advocate and promote social justice for vulnerable populations. Key concepts include privilege, social and economic justice, environmental justice, and globalization. Prerequisites: Junior level standing, a 3.2 GPA, and permission of the instructor.



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