State Legislative Processes and Welfare Policy

SSW WP 713

The focus of this course is on developing an understanding of how social policy may be achieved in the legislative arena at the state level. The course (a) introduces students to theories, research findings, and issues about legislative processes; (b) derives working hypotheses, or action principles, which may guide social work practitioners in the legislative process; and (c) applies these working hypotheses toward achieving adoption of proposals by a state legislature.

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 W 6:30 pm-8:15 pm Stamped Approval
Prereq:WP700/01

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