Course Syllabi

All syllabi are available in PDF format. In the table below select the course number to view the syllabus. Teaching histories and syllabi for individual faculty are available from their home pages. If you are unable to find the syllabus you are looking for, contact the Dean’s Office at (512) 471-1937 or ssw@utlists.utexas.edu.

Current Semester – Summer 2014  –  Spring 2014 - Full Archive

UNDERGRADUATE COURSES

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor Office Hours
SW 310 Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Mondays,Wednesdays 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Fong, Rowena Mondays and Wednesdays 10:00-11:00, Tuesdays 12:00-1:00 and by appointment
SW 310 Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Tuesdays,Thursdays 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Mikle, Krystallynne Tuesdays 10:00-11:00 and by appointment
SW 311 Sign Language for Social Workers Tuesdays,Thursdays 9:30 - 11:00 am Nonaka, Angela Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00-12:30, 2:00-3:30 and by appointment
SW 312 Generalist Social Work Practice: Knowledge, Values, and Skills Tuesdays,Thursdays 12:30 - 2:00 pm Gonzalez, Karla Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:30-12:30 and by appointment
SW 312 Generalist Social Work Practice: Knowledge, Values, and Skills Mondays,Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 am McDanielRhodes, Diane Tuesdays 9:30-11:00 and Thursdays 11:30-2:00
SW 313 Social Work Research Methods Mondays,Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:00 pm Jung, Hyejin Thursdays 10:00-11:00 and by appointment
SW 313 Social Work Research Methods Tuesdays,Thursdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Yuma, Paula By appointment
SW 318 Social Work Statistics Mondays,Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30 pm An, Sok Mondays 10:00-11:00 and by appointment
SW 318 Social Work Statistics Tuesdays,Thursdays 3:30 - 5:00 pm Lee, Anna Wednesdays 10:00-=11:00z
SW 323K Social Welfare Programs, Policies, and Issues Tuesdays,Thursdays 12:30 - 2:00 pm Ferguson, Miguel Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:30-12:15 and by appointment
SW 323K Social Welfare Programs, Policies, and Issues Mondays,Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 am Webb, Deborah Mondays 11:00-12:00, 8:15-9:00pm, Wednesdays 11:00-12:00 and by appointment
SW 325 Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Web-based McDanielRhodes, Diane Tuesdays 9:30-11:00 and Thursdays 11:30-2:00
SW 325 (63030) Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Mondays,Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 am DeLuca, Susan By appointment
SW 325 (63035) Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Mondays,Wednesdays 11:00 am - 12:30 pm DeLuca, Susan By appointment
SW 327 Human Behavior and the Social Environment Mondays,Wednesdays 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Gerlach, Beth Mondays 12:30-1:30
SW 327 Human Behavior and the Social Environment Mondays,Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 am Jang, Yuri By appointment
SW 332 Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families Tuesdays,Thursdays 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Johnson, Shannon Tuesdays 12:30-1:30 and by appointment
SW 332 Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families Mondays,Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30 pm Tyler, Tee Mondays 5:30-6:30 and by appointment
SW 333 Social Work Practice with Groups Mondays,Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:00 pm Holleran Steiker, Lori By appointment
SW 333 Social Work Practice with Groups Tuesdays,Thursdays 9:30 - 11:00 am Packheiser, Vicki Tuesdays 11:00-12:00 and by appointment
SW 334 Social Work Practice with Organizations and Communities Tuesdays,Thursdays 12:30 - 2:00 pm Lauderdale, Michael Fridays 9:00-12:00
SW 334 Social Work Practice with Organizations and Communities Mondays,Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30 pm Padilla, Yolanda Fridays 1:00-3:00 and by appointment
SW 360K Attitudes, Power, and Oppression: Introduction to Disability Studies Tuesdays,Thursdays 1:00 - 2:30 pm Eisenbaum, Elaine Thursdays 12:00-1:00 and by appointment
SW 360K Confronting LGBTQ Oppression: Exploring the Issues and Learning the Skills to Communicate Them Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Whalley, Shane Fridays 10:30-11:30
SW 360K Global Project Development Mondays 4:00 - 7:00 pm Gilbert, Dorie Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00-12:00 and by appointment
SW 360K Leadership in the Community for Middle Schools Mondays 1:00 - 4:00 pm Lauderdale, Michael Fridays 9:00-12:00
SW 360K Loss and Grief: Individual, Family and Cultural Perspectives Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Armour, Norton Tuesdays 1:00-2:15 and by appointment
SW 360K Making the System Work for People With Disabilities Web-based Seay, Penelope By appointment
SW 360K Social Work Practice with Abused and Neglected Children and Their Families Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Lewis-Conerly, Lori By appointment
SW 360K Theatre for Dialogue: Exploring Interpersonal Violence Wednesdays 2:00 - 5:00 pm Hoare, Lynn Tuesdays 2:00-3:00
SW 360K Treatment of Substance Use Disorders Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Shorkey, Clay By appointment
SW 360K Women with Disabilities Web-based DelaGarza, Dennise By appointment
SW 360K Social Work in the Legal System Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Faulkner, Monica Mondays 4:30-5:15 and by appointment
SW 444 Integrative Seminar Tuesdays 5:30 - 9:30 pm Mulvaney, Mary Tuesdays 4:00-5:00 and by appointment
SW 444 Integrative Seminar Tuesdays 3:00 - 7:00 pm Sparks, Dede Tuesdays 1:30-2:30 and by appointment
SW 640/641 Social Work Practicum Field   

GRADUATE COURSES

MSSW Foundation

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor Office Hours
SW 381R Human Behavior and the Social Environment Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Jensen, Greg By appointment
SW 381R (Mon) Human Behavior and the Social Environment Mondays 11:30 am - 2:30 pm Salas-Wright, Christopher Tuesdays 4:00-5:00 and by appointment
SW 381R (Thur) Human Behavior and the Social Environment Thursdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Thompson, Sanna Wednesdays 12:00-4:00 and by appointment
SW 381R (Tue) Human Behavior and the Social Environment Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Salas-Wright, Christopher Tuesdays 4:00-5:00 and by appointment
SW 381R (Wed) Human Behavior and the Social Environment Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Thompson, Sanna Wednesdays 12:00-4:00 and by appointment
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice Fridays 8:30 - 11:30 am Gulbas, Lauren Fridays 11:30-12:30 and by appointment
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Lewis-Conerly, Lori By appointment
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice Fridays 8:30 - 11:30 am McCafferty, Sarah Fridays 11:30am-12:30pm and by appointment
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice Fridays 8:30 - 11:30 am McDanielRhodes, Diane Tuesdays 9:30-11:00 and Thursdays 11:30-2:00
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice Fridays 8:30 - 11:30 am Sereno, Alba By appointment
SW 381T Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm DeAtley, Jenifer Mondays 8:15-9:15 and by appointment
SW 381T (Thur) Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Thursdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Streeter, Cal Wednesdays 4:00-5:15, Thursdays 1:30-2:30 and by appointment
SW 381T (Tue) Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Streeter, Cal Wednesdays 4:00-5:15, Thursdays 1:30-2:30 and by appointment
SW 381T (Tue) Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Sudolsky, Mitch Tuesdays 4:00-5:00, Wednesdays 1:00-2:00 and by appointment
SW 381T (Wed) Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Sudolsky, Mitch Tuesdays 4:00-5:00, Wednesdays 1:00-2:00 and by appointment
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Wednesdays 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Anderson, Barbara By appointment
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Wednesdays 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Armenta, Kathy Wednesdays 1:30-2:30 and by appointment
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Thursdays 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Hough, Cossy Thursdays 1:00-2:00 and by appointment
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Thursdays 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Linseisen, Tammy Thursdays 1:00-2:00 and by appointment
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Wednesdays 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Sloan, Sarah Wednesdays 12:30-1:30 and by appointment
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Thursdays 4:30 - 8:30 pm Smith, Robin Thursdays 2:00-3:00 and by appointment
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Thursdays 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Swords, Sarah Thursdays 1:15-2:30 and by appointment
SW 384R Field Instruction I Field   

Clinical Concentration

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor Office Hours
SW 393R13 Cognitive Behavior Therapy (Selective) Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Shorkey, Clay By appointment
SW 393R15 Couples Counseling (Selective) Mondays 8:30 - 11:30 am Haynes, Pamela By appointment
SW 393R16 Coexisting Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Disorders (Selective) Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Webb, Deborah Mondays 11:00-12:00, 8:15-9:00pm, Wednesdays 11:00-12:00 and by appointment
SW 393R18 Grief Counseling (Selective) Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Pomeroy, Beth By appointment
SW 393R18 Grief Counseling (Selective) Mondays 11:30 am - 2:30 pm Jervey, Allyson By appointment
SW 393R21 Motivational Interviewing (Selective) Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Velasquez, Mary By appointment
SW 393R22 Neurobiology and Social Work Practice (Selective) Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Montgomery, Arlene By appointment
SW 393R24 Treatment of Children and Adolescents (Selective) Tuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 am Gaspar, Lauren Mondays and Tuesdays 11:15-12:15
SW 393R26 Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Tuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 am Kyle, Sarah Tuesdays 11:30-12:30 and by appointment
SW 393R26 Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Mondays 8:30 - 11:30 am Montgomery, Arlene By appointment
SW 393R26 Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Mondays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Sovine, Laura By appointment
SW 393R26 (Thur) Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Kassler, Dina By appointment
SW 393R26 (Wed) Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Kassler, Dina By appointment
SW 393R29 Crisis Intervention (Selective) Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Miller, Suze Wednesdays 5:00-5:30, Thursdays 11:00-11:30 and by appointment
SW 393R3 Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Drewes, Carmel Mondays 4:00-5:30 and by appointment
SW 393R3 Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Fagan-Wilen, Ruth Thursdays 4:00-5:00
SW 393R3 Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Tuesdays 11:30 am - 2:30 pm Hill, Margaret Tuesdays 2:00-3:00
SW 393R3 (Mon) Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Mondays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Jones-Swann, Laura By appointment
SW 393R3 (Wed) Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Jones-Swann, Laura By appointment
SW 393R30 Solution Focused Brief Therapy (Selective) Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Nowicki, Jack By appointment
SW 393R9 Assessment and Treatment of Traumatized Populations (Selective) Thursdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Speir, Julie By appointment

Community and Administrative Leadership Concentration

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor Office Hours
SW 393T16 Social Work Leadership in Human Service Organizations Tuesdays 11:30 am - 2:30 pm McDanielRhodes, Diane Tuesdays 9:30-11:00 and Thursdays 11:30-2:00
SW 393T18 Nonprofit Management in Human Services. (Selective) Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Murillo, Rosamaria Mondays 5:00-5:30 and by appointment
SW 393T19 Strategic Partnerships through Collaborative Leadership (Selective) Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Streeter, Cal Wednesdays 4:00-5:15, Thursdays 1:30-2:30 and by appointment
SW 393T20 Information Systems and Communication in Social Work (Selective) Thursdays 11:30 am - 2:30 pm Potts, Suzanne Thursdays 2:30-3:30
SW 393T22 Leadership in Community Building (Selective) Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Son, Brook By appointment
SW 393T23 Leadership Strategies and Policy Practice (Selective) Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm DiNitto, Diana Wednesdays 1:30-2:30, 5:15-6:00, Thursdays 12:00-1:00 and by appointment
SW 393T27 Program Evaluation (Selective) Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm von Sternberg, Kirk Tuesdays 3:30-5:50 and by appointment

Electives

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor Office Hours
SW 387C Direct Practice Field Immersion Wednesdays 9:00 - 10:00 am Kretzschmar, Jane Wednesdays 10:00-11:00 and by appointment
SW 387R17 Making Systems Work for People with Disabilities Web-based Seay, Penelope By appointment
SW 387R23 Social Work Practice with Older Adults Tuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 am Choi, Namkee By appointment
SW 387R25 Social Work in the Legal System Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Faulkner, Monica Mondays 4:30-5:15 and by appointment
SW 387R27 Women with Disabilities Web-based DelaGarza, Dennise By appointment
SW 387R36 Social Work in Health Care Thursdays 11:30 am - 2:30 pm Miller, Suze Wednesdays 5:00-5:30, Thursdays 11:00-11:30 and by appointment
SW 393R20 Methods of Play Intervention Mondays 8:30 - 11:30 am Gaspar, Lauren Mondays and Tuesdays 11:15-12:15
SW 393R23 Treatment of Substance Use Disorders Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Shorkey, Clay By appointment
SW 393U1 Social Work Practice with Abused and Neglected Children and Their Families Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Lewis-Conerly, Lori By appointment
SW 393U22 Contemporary Issues in Domestic Violence Fridays 1:00 - 8:30 pm Bassett, Margaret Fridays 12:00-1:00 and by appointment
SW 395K Social Work Practice with Military Personnel and Families Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Silva, Jennifer Thursdays 4:30-5:30 and by appointment
SW 395K Transformative Teams in Health Care Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Jones, Barbara By appointment

PHD COURSES

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor Office Hours
SW 195K Issues in Social Work and Social Work Education Wednesdays 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Franklin, Cynthia Mondays 2:00-3:00 and by appointment
SW 388R1 Research Methods I Tuesdays 9:30 am - 12:30 pm Cubbin, Catherine Tuesdays 1:30-2:30 and by appointment
SW 388R6 Data Analysis and Computers I Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Jang, Yuri By appointment
SW 390N2 Theories of Social Work Practice Tuesdays 1:00 - 4:00 pm Franklin, Cynthia Mondays 2:00-3:00 and by appointment
SW 395K Advanced Qualitative Analysis Tuesdays 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Fong, Rowena Mondays and Wednesdays 10:00-11:00, Tuesdays 12:00-1:00 and by appointment
SW 398T Pedagogy in Social Work Thursdays 9:00 am - 12:00 pm DiNitto, Diana Wednesdays 1:30-2:30, 5:15-6:00, Thursdays 12:00-1:00 and by appointment