It addresses emerging case manager’s functions and roles within the contemporary network of human services.
This is a required course to fulfill requirements for the Certificate in Case Management, and may include a service-learning option.
Adults must take on a different persona when working children than when working with other adults.
Discovering tips on how to work with children will lead to success when completing a task with a child.
This course is a service-learning course with a required component of a minimum of twenty hours of volunteer work in an identified social service agency in the child welfare system.
Courses To Work With Children
This course explores current models of case management.Our comprehensive, one-day training course covers law, policy and processes affecting migrant and asylum-seeking children and young people, focusing on unaccompanied children who are looked after and care leavers.Participants gain an understanding of these children’s particular needs and vulnerabilities, gaining a practical understanding of how to support them across different areas: the asylum and immigration system, trafficking, age assessment, and care and support including transition at 18 and 21.The course uses social science and legal literature to discuss how welfare policies interact with trends in the labor market and family structure. This elective work course examines both research studies and the service application of knowledge in the field of family violence, abuse, and neglect.This course is required for the Child Welfare Scholars program and may also be taken as an elective.The purpose of this course is to examine a range of issues including human rights, distribution of wealth, ethnic diversity, and social development, within a global interdependent context.Problems of global poverty, social injustice, and inequality will receive special attention.This one-day training course equips non-legal professionals with an understanding of the problem of child trafficking in the UK, how to identify potential victims of child trafficking in practice, the legal framework including the National Referral Mechanism and the relationship between trafficking and the asylum process and the criminal justice system, and providing effective support and protection.This half-day training course aims to give an introduction to the relevant EU legislation relating to EEA national children in the care system in the UK.Ethical and social implications of computer technology for the social work profession are explored, highlighting considerations specific to at-risk populations.Students may use this course to fulfill the BSW computer course requirement or they may take it as an elective.