Social Work Courses
SOWK 4971 Addictions Certificate Internship I (6-12 credits)
Part one of a two semester (880 clock hours) block placement in a public or private social service organization providing addictions counseling. This internship is a senior capstone course focused on integrating practice experience in the 12 Core Functions and 8 Practice Dimensions of an addictions counselor with theory. Students are expected to demonstrate skills in addictions theory, knowledge, values/ethics and skills through hands-on experience. Students will complete assignments and participate in seminars to discuss their internship experiences with peers and the faculty liaison. Prerequisite: Successful completion of all required courses in the Addictions Certificate with a C or higher and a 2.5 GPA.
First semester students completing a Social Work major and the Addictions Certificate register for 6 credits.
First semester students completing any other degree and the Addictions Certificate will register for 12 credits.
First semester students completing only the Addictions Certificate will register for 12 credits.
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