Four-Year Plan

SOCIAL WORK
Bachelor of Social Work
2014-2015 Catalog Year

Download the 2014-2015 Four Year Plan

This 4-Year Plan is only a suggested guide for planning course selections.

Official course selections should be made with the guidance of an academic advisor and will depend on an individual student's situation.
Specific information regarding majors, minors, course descriptions, policies and procedures can be found in the university catalog.

Fall Spring
YEAR I
MTH1010: Foundations of Algebra, MTH1100: College Algebra, MTH1110: Quantitative Reasoning, or Elective 4

MTH1010: Foundations of Algebra, MTH1100: College Algebra, MTH1110: Quantitative Reasoning, or Elective

4
ENG1000: First-Year Composition or
IDS1610: Being Human
4 PSY1100: General Psychology 4
SOC1100: Principles of Sociology 4 ENG1000: First-Year Composition or
IDS1610: Being Human
4
Elective 4 Elective 4

Total Semester Hours  16 Total Semester Hours  16
YEAR II
IDS2020: Trajectories of Human History or
IDS2030: Science and Society
4 IDS2020: Trajectories of Human History or
IDS2030: Science and Society
4
PSC2110: US Government 4 SWK2500: Survey of Contemporary Social Work 4
Elective 4 Elective 4
Elective 4 Elective 4
Total Semester Hours  16 Total Semester Hours  16
YEAR III
IDS3040: Global Justice or Elective 4 IDS3040: Global Justice or Elective 4
SWK3140: Social Work with Groups 4 SWK3150: Social Welfare: Institutions and Policies 4
SWK3210: HBSE: I Infancy to Adolescence 4 SWK3400: HBSE II: Adult Lifespan 4
SWK Elective 4 SWK Elective 4
Total Semester Hours  16 Total Semester Hours  16
YEAR IV
SWK4010: Social Work w/ Communities and Org 4 SWK4120: Senior Integrated Seminar in SW 4
SWK4110: Social Work w/ Individuals and Families 4 SWK Elective 4
SWK4200: Social Work Research I: Methodology 4 SWK4300: Social Work Research Seminar II: Statistics 4
SWK4210: Field Instruction (Seminar & Internship) 4 SWK4220: Field Instruction II (Seminar and Internship) 4
Total Semester Hours  16 Total Semester Hours 16

Major Notes

  • Optional: Addictions (CADC) or Child Welfare specializations

General Notes

  • Student must complete 30 semester hours at the 3000 level or above, of which 15 semester hours must be completed at Aurora University.
  • The last 24 semester hours of degree must be completed at AU, including at least 18 semester hours in the major.

If you have questions about this major, contact Ryan Hiller or Caley Thanepohn in the Crouse Center for Student Success at 630-844-6870.