Short-Term Credit Classes

Flexibility is a major advantage you have at MCC: even after the full semester begins, classes start multiple times throughout the year.

  • Classes are 5, 8 or 12 weeks long to reach your goals faster
  • You can choose both on-campus and online classes
  • Your earned credits can fast-track your graduation, certificate completion or transfer to another college
  • Adult learners can stay competitive by taking classes while balancing their job, family, and life
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Social Work

SOWK 100 - Introduction to Social Work (3 credits)

This course provides an introduction and overview of the profession of social work. Students will be introduced to the terms, concepts, people and critical events that shaped the profession. Emphasis is on the structure and functions of the social welfare delivery system. The course focuses on the values, ethics, and methods of generalist social work practice with an emphasis on diversity. Students will learn about basic social welfare policies, community agencies, and at-risk populations Additional topics that will be covered include: the role of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) in maintaining and strengthening social work education and profession standards; the importance of human service agencies in fostering and not diminishing the quality of services; and developing an understanding of social justice.

MCC-Longview

Class # 43462Instructor: Gerald Palmer Session Eight Week - First
LectureTime: 06:00PM-08:45PMDays: TRVideo Conferencing Dates: 08/23/22-10/16/22
NotesClass meets 1st 8 weeks: 8/23 - 10/13 includes final exam. This course will be delivered using streaming video at the day and time indicated.  Please check your schedule to determine the appropriate campus for book purchase or online at https://mcckc.edu/bookstores.
EnrollmentTo enroll, you'll need the class # (e.g. 46421) for each of your selected classes.
TextbooksTo find textbooks, required for your class, you'll need to know the class#, campus and term.
Support ServicesStudents with documented disabilities may request assistance at Disability Support Services offices.

Fees may change on a per semester basis; refer to the Tuition page for more information about tuition and fees.

The purpose of this schedule is to provide information. It does not constitute a contract. Classes may be added, combined or cancelled and instructors may be changed at the discretion of Metropolitan Community College.

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