2019 - 2020 Graduate Bulletin


Course Description

SW 651 Policy Analysis and Advocacy 3 cr. (3-0-0)

  • Graded: A/F
  • Prerequisite: SW 551 OR SW 529

This course introduces a rights-based approach to policy practice and advocacy. Using human rights principles, students will learn how to use specific policy analysis frameworks to plan for and develop advocacy strategies that facilitate social change. Students will learn and apply specific advocacy skills, addressing policy issues in community, organization, and legislative settings.