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Boston College School of Social Work
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Vibrant Programs

Professor Paul Kline

Re-Imagining Diversity

The Boston College School of Social Work made a historic commitment to infuse cross-cultural training into every single course.  More about Re-Imagining Diversity »

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Specialized Practice Courses

Students select one of two areas of Specialized Practice to focus their acquisition of practice skills: Clinical Social Work or Macro Social Work.

Required Clinical Courses

Required Clinical courses include an advanced human behavior course, SCWK 7722 Psychosocial Pathology, and two methods courses that focus on clinical assessment, practice theory, and evidenced-based practice interventions for a variety of problem areas and populations utilizing various treatment modalities—individual, family, and group. Students also take three field education courses in Clinical Social Work.

SCWK 7722 Psychosocial Pathology
SCWK 8855 Clinical Practice with Children and Families: Assessment and Evidenced-Based Practice
SCWK 8856 Clinical Practice with Adults: Assessment, Intervention, and Evidenced-Based Practice
SCWK 9932 Field Education II—Clinical Social Work
SCWK 9933 Field Education III—Clinical Social Work
SCWK 9934 Field Education IV—Clinical Social Work

Required Macro Courses

Required Macro practice courses include an advanced human behavior course, SCWK 8833 Leadership and Social Transformation, and two methods courses that focus on financial management, resource development, and social innovation. Students also take three field education courses in Macro Social Work.

SCWK 8833 Leadership and Social Transformation
SCWK 8886 Financial Management and Resource Development
SCWK 8889 Social Innovation
SCWK 9942 Field Education II—Macro Social Work
SCWK 9943 Field Education III—Macro Social Work
SCWK 9944 Field Education IV—Macro Social Work