If you are passionate about issues like poverty and inequality, and want to play a hands-on role in effecting social change, then Social Work courses at Okanagan College are a great place to start. Enter a learning environment where the focus is on issues related to social justice, health, family, and children. Learn how social workers intervene effectively and facilitate positive change for oppressed and marginalized groups.
Social Work courses at Okanagan College offer the opportunity to examine the social policies and programs of concern to practicing social workers. They are a comprehensive introduction to the role social workers play in formulating policies and developing programs that address oppression and social injustice.
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SOCW 200A: An Introduction to Social Work Practice
SOCW 200B: An Introduction to Social Welfare in Canada