Course Syllabi – Current Semester

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.

UNDERGRADUATE COURSES

Course NumberCourse TitleMeeting TimeInstructor
SW 310Introduction to Social Work and Social WelfareTuesdays and Thursdays 11:00 - 12:30 pmWhalley, Shane
SW 310Introduction to Social Work and Social WelfareMondays and Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:30 pmWhalley, Shane
SW 311Sign Language for Social WorkersTuesdays and Thursdays 9:30 - 11:00 amNonaka, Angela
SW 312Generalist Social Work Practice: Knowledge, Values, and SkillsTuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 - 2:00 pmCavazos, Elaine
SW 312Generalist Social Work Practice: Knowledge, Values, and SkillsMondays and Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 amCavazos, Elaine
SW 313Social Work Research MethodsTuesdays and Thursdays 2:00 - 3:30 pmRivaux, Stephanie
SW 313Social Work Research MethodsMondays and Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30 pmCody, Patricia
SW 318Social Work StatisticsMondays and Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:00 pmCohen, Deborah
SW 323KSocial Welfare Programs, Policies, and IssuesTuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 - 2:00 pmEvans, David
SW 323KSocial Welfare Programs, Policies, and IssuesMondays and Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 amRountree, Michele
SW 325Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and OppressionMondays and Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 amDe Luca, Susan
SW 325Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Web-basedHough, Cossy
SW 325Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and OppressionMondays and Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:30 pmMcDaniel Rhodes, Diane
SW 327Human Behavior and the Social EnvironmentMondays and Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 amOlcon, Katarzyna
SW 327Human Behavior and the Social EnvironmentMondays and Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:30 pmVila, Arlette
SW 332Social Work Practice with Individuals and FamiliesMondays and Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30 pmDe Luca, Susan
SW 332Social Work Practice with Individuals and FamiliesTuesdays and Thursdays 11:00 - 12:30 pmWalsh, Casey
SW 333Social Work Practice with GroupsMondays and Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:00 pmAsseff, Joan
SW 333Social Work Practice with GroupsTuesdays and Thursdays 9:30 - 11:00 amPackheiser, Vicki
SW 334Social Work Practice with Organizations and CommunitiesMondays and Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:00 pmAllen, Terrence
SW 334Social Work Practice with Organizations and CommunitiesTuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 - 2:00 pmLauderdale, Michael
SW 360KMaking Systems Work for People with DisabilitiesWeb-basedAhonie, Zaccheus
SW 360KLoss and Grief: Individual, Family and Cultural PerspectivesTuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmArmour, Norton
SW 360KExperiential Leadership IWednesdays 6:00 - 8:00 pmBeer, Mary
SW 360KParenting Interventions for Diverse PopulationsMondays 2:30 - 5:30 pmCalzada, Esther
SW 360KEnvisioning a Better Future: Advanced Topics in Social and Economic JusticeThursdays 11:30 - 2:30 pmAmbrosino, Rosalie
SW 360KLeadership in the Community for Middle SchoolsMondays 1:00 - 4:00 pmLauderdale, Michael
SW 360KSocial Work Practice with Abused and Neglected Children and Their FamiliesWednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmLewis-Conerly, Lori
SW 360KTreatment of Substance Use DisordersMondays 5:30 - 8:30 pmShorkey, Clay
SW 444Integrative SeminarTuesdays 5:30 - 9:30 pmMulvaney, Mary
SW 444Integrative SeminarTuesdays 3:00 - 7:00 pmSparks, Dede
SW 640/641Field InstructionField

GRADUATE COURSES

MSSW Foundation

Course NumberCourse TitleMeeting TimeInstructor
SW 381RHuman Behavior and the Social EnvironmentThursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmAmbrosino, Rosalie
SW 381RHuman Behavior and the Social EnvironmentTuesdays 11:30 - 2:30 pmBeck, Natalie
SW 381RHuman Behavior and the Social EnvironmentMondays 11:30 - 2:30 pmFong, Rowena
SW 381RHuman Behavior and the Social EnvironmentWednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmSepp, Jaclyn
SW 381SFoundations of Social JusticeFridays 8:30 - 11:30 amSereno, Alba
SW 381SFoundations of Social JusticeFridays 8:30 - 11:30 amGulbas, Lauren
SW 381SFoundations of Social JusticeTuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmMcCafferty, Sarah
SW 381SFoundations of Social JusticeFridays 8:30 - 11:30 amRountree, Michele
SW 381SFoundations of Social JusticeFridays 8:30 - 11:30 amSudolsky, Mitch
SW 381TDynamics of Organizations and CommunitiesMondays 5:30 - 8:30 pmAllen, Terrence
SW 381TDynamics of Organizations and CommunitiesWednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmAmbrosino, Bob
SW 381TDynamics of Organizations and Communities Web-Based - Online Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:00 pmHough, Cossy
SW 381T (Thurs)Dynamics of Organizations and CommunitiesThursdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmStreeter, Cal
SW 381T (Tues)Dynamics of Organizations and CommunitiesTuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmStreeter, Cal
SW 383R/384RSocial Work Practice I and Field IWednesdays 8:30 - 12:30 pmAnderson, Barbara
SW 383R/384RSocial Work Practice I and Field IWednesdays 8:30 - 12:30 pmArmenta, Kathy
SW 383R/384RSocial Work Practice I and Field IThursdays 8:30 - 12:30 pmLinseisen, Tammy
SW 383R/384RSocial Work Practice I and Field IWednesdays 8:30 - 12:30 pmSloan, Sarah
SW 383R/384RSocial Work Practice I and Field IThursdays 4:30 - 8:30 pmSmith, Robin
SW 383R/384RSocial Work Practice I and Field IThursdays 8:30 - 12:30 pmSwords, Sarah
SW 384RField Instruction IField

Clinical Concentration

Course NumberCourse TitleMeeting TimeInstructor
SW 387R33Child and Adult Attachment in Clinical Social Work Practice (Selective)Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmWinston, Christine
SW 393R13Cognitive Behavior Therapy (Selective)Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmShorkey, Clay
SW 393R15Couples Counseling (Selective)Mondays 2:30 - 5:30 pmHaynes, Pamela
SW 393R16Coexisting Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Disorders (Selective)Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pmWebb, Deborah
SW 393R18Grief Counseling (Selective)Mondays 11:30 - 2:30 pmJervey, Allyson
SW 393R18Grief Counseling (Selective)Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmPomeroy, Beth
SW 393R21 (61445)Motivational Interviewing (Selective)Tuesdays 11:30 - 2:30 pmVelasquez, Mary
SW 393R21 (61450)Motivational Interviewing (Selective)Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmVelasquez, Mary
SW 393R22Neurobiology and Social Work Practice (Selective)Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pmMontgomery, Arlene
SW 393R24Treatment of Children and Adolescents (Selective)Tuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 amJones, Dana
SW 393R26Theories and Methods of Group InterventionMondays 2:30 - 5:30 pmMcCafferty, Sarah
SW 393R26Theories and Methods of Group InterventionMondays 8:30 - 11:30 amPenwell, Cynthia
SW 393R26Theories and Methods of Group InterventionTuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 amSharp, Deborah
SW 393R26 (Thurs)Theories and Methods of Group InterventionThursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmKassler, Dina
SW 393R26 (Wed)Theories and Methods of Group InterventionWednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmKassler, Dina
SW 393R29Crisis Intervention (Selective)Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmSudolsky, Mitch
SW 393R3Theories and Methods of Family Intervention (Selective)Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmHaynes, Pamela
SW 393R3Theories and Methods of Family Intervention (Selective)Mondays 8:30 - 11:30 amHernandez, Mercedes
SW 393R3Theories and Methods of Family Intervention (Selective)Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pmUnion, Rachel
SW 393R30Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (Selective)Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmNowicki, Jack
SW 393R9Assessment and Treatment of Traumatized Populations (Selective)Thursdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmHill, Margaret

Administration and Policy Practice Concentration

Course NumberCourse TitleMeeting TimeInstructor
SW 393T10Grant Writing and Resource Development (Selective)Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmSmith, Russell
SW 393T16Social Work Leadership in Human Service OrganizationsTuesdays 11:30 - 2:30 pmMcDaniel Rhodes, Diane
SW 393T18Nonprofit Management in Human Services (Selective)Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pmMurillo, Rosamaria
SW 393T20Information Systems and Communication in Social Work (Selective)Thursdays 11:30 - 2:30 pmPotts, Suzanne
SW 393T23Advanced Policy Practice (Selective)Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmDiNitto, Diana
SW 393T28Program EvaluationTuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmStreeter, Cal
SW 395KFinancial Management in Human Services (Selective) Web-Based - Thursdays 5:30 - 7:00 pmCreswell Baez, Johanna

Electives

Course NumberCourse TitleMeeting TimeInstructor
SW 387CDirect Practice Field Immersion for Spanish SpeakersWednesdays 9:00 - 1:00 pmMena, Alma
SW 387R17Making Systems Work for People with DisabilitiesWeb-basedAhonie, Zaccheus
SW 387R23Social Work Practice with Older AdultsTuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 amChoi, Namkee
SW 387R38Social Work Practice with Military Personnel and FamiliesThursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmSilva, Jennifer
SW 387R39Parenting Interventions for Diverse PopulationsMondays 2:30 - 5:30 pmCalzada, Esther
SW 393R20Methods of Play InterventionTuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmSepp, Jaclyn
SW 393R23Treatment of Substance Use DisordersMondays 5:30 - 8:30 pmShorkey, Clay
SW 393U1Social Work Practice with Abused and Neglected Children and Their FamiliesWednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pmLewis-Conerly, Lori
SW 395KEnvisioning a Better Future: Advanced Topics in Social and Economic JusticeThursdays 11:30 - 2:30 pmAmbrosino, Rosalie
SW 395KTransformative Teams in Health CareFridays 2:00 - 5:00 pmJones, Barbara

PHD COURSES

Course NumberCourse TitleMeeting TimeInstructor
SW 195KIssues in Social Work and Social Work EducationWednesdays 11:30 - 12:30 pmFranklin, Cynthia
SW 388R1Research Methods ITuesdays 9:30 - 12:30 pmCubbin, Catherine
SW 388R6Data Analysis and Computers IWednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmJang, Yuri
SW 390N2Theories of Social Work PracticeTuesdays 1:00 - 4:00 pmFranklin, Cynthia
SW 395KAdvanced Qualitative AnalysisTuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 amGulbas, Lauren
SW 395KStructural Equation ModelingTuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmvon Sternberg, Kirk
SW 398TPedagogy in Social WorkThursdays 2:30 - 5:30 pmDiNitto, Diana