Disability Rights, Identity and History Disability as Diversity vs. Deficit

SWK 130
Description: Explores the history, major classifications, culture, policies, legislation, and social discrimination of disability and introduces a strengths based model of disability as diversity versus deficit. Students survey the history of services provided to persons living with a disability, major issues and barriers that exist for individuals with differing abilities and strengths based models of practice and advocacy.

Prerequisite: None
Credits: 1

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats
Fall
SWK 130-01 M 9:45-10:35AM 08/31/20 - 12/18/20 Reynolds 17