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 Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor
SW 310 Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Mondays and Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:30 pm Miller, Suze
SW 310 Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00 - 12:30 pm Tesh, Miki
SW 311 Sign Language for Social Workers Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30 - 11:00 am Nonaka, Angela
SW 312 Generalist Social Work Practice: Knowledge, Values, and Skills Mondays and Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 am Tesh, Miki
SW 312 Generalist Social Work Practice: Knowledge, Values, and Skills Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 - 2:00 pm Cavazos, Elaine
SW 313 Social Work Research Methods Mondays and Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30 pm Wachter, Karin
SW 313 Social Work Research Methods Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Whitt, Ahmed
SW 318 Social Work Statistics Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30 - 5:00 pm Whitt, Ahmed
SW 318 Social Work Statistics Mondays and Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:00 pm Yoon, Hyunwoo
SW 323K Social Welfare Programs, Policies, and Issues Mondays and Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 am Rountree, Michele
SW 323K Social Welfare Programs, Policies, and Issues Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 - 2:00 pm Crocker, Tianca
SW 323K Social Welfare Programs, Policies, and Issues Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:30 - 1:00 pm Cohen, Deborah
SW 325 Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Mondays and Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 am De Luca, Susan
SW 325 Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Mondays and Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:30 pm Rountree, Michele
SW 325 Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Web-based McDaniel Rhodes, Diane
SW 327 Human Behavior and the Social Environment Mondays and Wednesdays 9:30 - 11:00 am Cavazos, Elaine
SW 327 Human Behavior and the Social Environment Mondays and Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:30 pm Jang, Yuri
SW 332 Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families Mondays and Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30 pm De Luca, Susan
SW 332 (60380) Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00 - 12:30 pm Asseff, Joan
SW 332 (60386) Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:00 - 5:30 pm Asseff, Joan
SW 333 Social Work Practice with Groups Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30 - 11:00 am Tyler, Tee
SW 333 Social Work Practice with Groups Mondays and Wednesdays 2:30 - 4:00 pm Holleran Steiker, Lori
SW 334 Social Work Practice with Organizations and Communities Mondays and Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:30 pm McDaniel Rhodes, Diane
SW 334 Social Work Practice with Organizations and Communities Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 - 2:00 pm Lauderdale, Michael
SW 360K Experiential Leadership I Wednesdays 6:00 - 8:00 pm Packheiser, Vicki
SW 360K Social Work in the Legal System Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Faulkner, Monica
SW 360K Treatment of Substance Use Disorders Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Shorkey, Clay
SW 360K Social Work Practice with Abused and Neglected Children and Their Families Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Lewis-Conerly, Lori
SW 360K Loss and Grief: Individual, Family and Cultural Perspectives Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Armour, Norton
SW 360K Leadership in the Community Mondays 1:00 - 4:00 pm Lauderdale, Michael
SW 360K Aging and Disability Web-based De La Garza, Denise
SW 360K Theatre for Dialogue: Exploring Interpersonal Violence Wednesdays 2:00 - 5:00 pm Hoare, Lynn
SW 444 Integrative Seminar Tuesdays 5:30 - 9:30 pm Mulvaney, Mary
SW 444 Integrative Seminar Tuesdays 3:00 - 7:00 pm Sparks, Dede
SW 640/641 Social Work Practicum Field

GRADUATE COURSES

MSSW Foundation

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor
SW 381R Human Behavior and the Social Environment Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Ambrosino, Rosalie
SW 381R Human Behavior and the Social Environment Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Hough, Cossy
SW 381R Human Behavior and the Social Environment Mondays 11:30 - 2:30 pm Fong, Rowena
SW 381R Human Behavior and the Social Environment Tuesdays 11:30 - 2:30 pm Salas-Wright, Christopher
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Fridays 8:30 - 11:30 am Gulbas, Lauren
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Fridays 8:30 - 11:30 am Sudolsky, Mitch
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Fridays 8:30 - 11:30 am Ferguson, Miguel
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Fridays 8:30 - 11:30 am McCafferty, Sarah
SW 381S Foundations of Social Justice: Values, Diversity, Power and Oppression Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Whalley, Shane
SW 381T Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Sudolsky, Mitch
SW 381T (Mon) Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Allen, Terrence
SW 381T (Thur) Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Thursdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Streeter, Cal
SW 381T (Tue) Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Allen, Terrence
SW 381T (Tue) Dynamics of Organizations and Communities Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Streeter, Cal
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Thursdays 8:30 - 12:30 pm Swords, Sarah
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Thursdays 8:30 - 12:30 pm Linseisen, Tammy
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Wednesdays 8:30 - 12:30 pm Armenta, Kathy
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Wednesdays 8:30 - 12:30 pm Sloan, Sarah
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Wednesdays 8:30 - 12:30 pm Anderson, Barbara
SW 383R/384R Social Work Practice I and Field Instruction I Thursdays 4:30 - 8:30 pm Smith, Robin
SW 384R Field Instruction I Field

Clinical Concentration

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor
SW 393R13 Cognitive Behavior Therapy (Selective) Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Shorkey, Clay
SW 393R15 Couples Counseling (Selective) Mondays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Haynes, Pamela
SW 393R16 Coexisting Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders (Selective) Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Webb, Deborah
SW 393R18 Grief Counseling (Selective) Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Pomeroy, Beth
SW 393R18 Grief Counseling (Selective) Mondays 11:30 - 2:30 pm Jervey, Allyson
SW 393R21 Motivational Interviewing (Selective) Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Velasquez, Mary
SW 393R22 Neurobiology and Social Work Practice (Selective) Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Montgomery, Arlene
SW 393R24 Treatment of Children and Adolescents (Selective) Tuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 am Granillo, Teresa
SW 393R26 Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Mondays 8:30 - 11:30 am Penwell, Cynthia
SW 393R26 Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Tuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 am Kyle, Sarah
SW 393R26 Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Mondays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Sovine, Laura
SW 393R26 (Thur) Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Kassler, Dina
SW 393R26 (Wed) Theories and Methods of Group Intervention Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Kassler, Dina
SW 393R29 Crisis Intervention (Selective) Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Miller, Suze
SW 393R3 Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Ullrich, Earley
SW 393R3 Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Nowicki, Jack
SW 393R3 Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm McCafferty, Sarah
SW 393R3 (Mon) Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Mondays 8:30 - 11:30 am Drewes, Carmel
SW 393R3 (Tue) Theories and Methods of Family Intervention Tuesdays 11:30 - 2:30 pm Drewes, Carmel
SW 393R30 Solution Focused Brief Therapy (Selective) Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Nowicki, Jack
SW 393R9 Assessment and Treatment of Traumatized Populations (Selective) Thursdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Speir, Julie

Community and Administrative Leadership Concentration

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor
SW 393T16 Social Work Leadership in Human Service Organizations Tuesdays 11:30 - 2:30 pm McDaniel Rhodes, Diane
SW 393T18 Nonprofit Management in Human Services (Selective) Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Murillo, Rosamaria
SW 393T20 Information Systems and Communication in Social Work (Selective) Thursdays 11:30 - 2:30 pm Potts, Suzanne
SW 393T23 Advanced Policy Practice (Selective) Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Ambrosino, Rosalie
SW 393T28 Program Evaluation (Selective) Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Streeter, Cal
SW 395K Financial Management in Human Services (Selective) Web-Based Creswell Baez, Johanna

Electives

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor
SW 387C Direct Practice Field Immersion Wednesdays 9:00 - 10:00 am Kretzschmar, Jane
SW 387R13 Aging and Disability Web-based De La Garza, Denise
SW 387R23 Social Work Practice with Older Adults Tuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 am Choi, Namkee
SW 387R25 Social Work in the Legal System Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Faulkner, Monica
SW 387R36 Social Work in Health Care Thursdays 11:30 - 2:30 pm Penwell, Cynthia
SW 393R20 Methods of Play Intervention Tuesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Sepp, Jaclyn
SW 393R23 Treatment of Substance Use Disorders Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Shorkey, Clay
SW 393U1 Social Work Practice with Abused and Neglected Children and Their Families Wednesdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Lewis-Conerly, Lori
SW 395K Transformative Teams in Health Care Mondays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Jones, Barbara
SW 395K Social Work Practice with Military Personnel and Families Thursdays 5:30 - 8:30 pm Silva, Jennifer

PHD COURSES

Course Number Course Title Meeting Time Instructor
SW 195K Issues in Social Work Education and Research Wednesdays 11:30 - 12:30 pm Franklin, Cynthia
SW 388R1 Research Methods I Tuesdays 9:30 - 12:30 pm Cubbin, Catherine
SW 388R6 Data Analysis and Computers I Wednesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm Schwab, Jim
SW 390N2 Theories of Social Work Practice Tuesdays 1:00 - 4:00 pm Franklin, Cynthia
SW 395K Advanced Qualitative Analysis Tuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 am Gulbas, Lauren
SW 395K Structural Equation Modeling Tuesdays 2:30 - 5:30 pm von Sternberg, Kirk
SW 398T Pedagogy in Social Work Wednesdays 8:30 - 11:30 am Cole, Allan