SWRK 620 Migration and Social Work (3 credits)

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Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Social Work : Informing practice through examination of how migration's social, economic, political, legal, cultural aspects shape lives of those migrating voluntarily or involuntarily to Canada. Historical context of immigration policies, acculturation frameworks, different models of service provision in resettlement. Intersecting oppressions of status, ethnicity, gender, class, age, sexual orientation and differential ability.

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Hanley, Jill (Winter)