Humboldt State University

Department of Social Work

BASW Course of Study

It's very important that the coursework is completed in the order listed. Coursework builds upon content from prior semesters and cannot be taken out of sequence. Unless otherwise specified, each course is offered both on-campus and online. Priority for most online courses is reserved for fully online (Distributed Learning) students and students must request permission numbers in order to register.

Learn more about course content here.

 

Junior Year

Fall

SW 340 Social Work Methods I
SW 340L Social Work Methods I Lab
SW 350 Human Behavior & the Social Environment I
SW 355 Social Agency Experience *Fall semester for on campus students who have already completed/waived SW 255*
SW 382 Social Work Research

 

Spring

SW 341 Social Work Methods II
SW 341M Social Work Methods II Lab
SW 351 Human Behavior & the Social Environment II
SW 330 Social Work Policy
SW 355 Social Agency Experience  *Spring semester for Distributed Learning students and those who completed SW 255 in the Fall*
SW 356 Field Preparation *Priority registration for the online section is for students seeking internships out of Humboldt County*

 

Senior Year

Fall

SW 455 Field Experience
SW 456 Field Experience Seminar *Priority registration for the online section is for placements out of Humboldt County*
SW 442 Advanced Social Work Methods

 

Spring

SW 455 Field Experience
SW 456 Field Experience Seminar *Priority registration for the online section is for placements out of Humboldt County*
SW 442 Advanced Social Work Methods