MSW@USC Cross-Program Course Offerings

The following courses are available from MSW@USC, the online Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California School of Social Work:

Human Behavior and the Social Environment
3 credits
The ecological systems paradigm is the lens through which theories of personality, family, group, organization, community and culture and the interaction among these systems are explored.

Violence Against Women: A Transnational Perspective
3 credits
This course provides a broad understanding of violence against women within a global context.

Policy and Advocacy in Professional Social Work
3 credits
Study of social work organizations with emphasis on their policy contexts, organizational theory, and the development of delivery systems.

Substance Related and Behavioral Addictive Disorders and Recovery
3 credits
Exploration of nature and treatment of substance abuse and other addictive disorders as well as relevant treatment models for individuals, groups and families.