Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2010/2011
Canadian Excellence

Self, Identity and Diversity in International Social Work
0.5 Credit

A required course for students who have been accepted for an international placement in the second year of the MSW program.  The goal of the course is to prepare students for an international learning opportunity and to support the integration of their learning and practice across cultures and settings, including an improved understanding of reciprocal and mutual learning between and among cultures. Cross-cultural learning, colonialism and oppression, and anti-racism are discussed. Graded on a Pass/Fail basis.