Skip UM navigation Skip to Main Navigation


The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

SW 417: Social Welfare Policy II

Social Work

Second part of a two-part social welfare policy sequence. Emphasis on the interconnectedness of social welfare policy and social work practice. Examination of the social worker's role in policy formulation. Exploration of current and proposed social welfare legislation, and analysis of social welfare policies.

3 Credits


  • Pre-Requisite: 24 Earned Hours
  • Pre-Requisite SW 216 OR SW 316 minimum grade C

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for SW 417
  • Lecture: Web-based Lecture for SW 417
  • Lecture: Hybrid Lecture for SW 417
The policies and regulations contained in this online University of Mississippi Catalog are in effect for the current or selected semester. The catalog is not a contract, but rather a guide for the convenience of students. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change the fees, rules, and schedules for admission, registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time. Implicit in each student’s enrollment with the university is an agreement to comply with university rules and regulations, which the university may modify to exercise properly its educational responsibility.