SWRK 221 Public Social Services in Canada (3 credits)

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Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)


Social Work : Federal and provincial social welfare programs - the intended objectives, program design, issues of eligibility and funding, and comparison with programs in other parts of Europe and North America. Particular emphasis on concepts of social justice and poverty. Programs such as income security, labour market, health, immigration, and social services.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Jill Hanley, Karen Hetherington (Fall)

  • Restrictions: Limited to BSW U1 and 2-year BSW students. Not open to students who have taken SWRK 352.