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SOWK 760 - Psychopathology for Social Work Practice

Class Session: Monday, May 14, 2018 - Thursday, June 21, 2018

Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit

Instructor: Michelle Scott

Note: Restricted to College of Social Work Part-Time Students.


Course Description

Study of the major syndromes in mental illness, their etiology and treatment.


General Information

Course will be delivered by Web conferencing utilizing Adobe Connect. Students may be present online, for the class sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:45-9:00 pm., or may view the class at a later time. For students viewing the class live online, the Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first class meeting.


Course Delivery Type

A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc. Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.

(One or more synchronous components will REQUIRE meeting face-to-face or Online).


Course Materials

Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.


.Video Streaming Assistance.

Information on technical requirements and getting started with video streaming can be found here.


Information is accurate as of August 21, 2018, 6:36 am (Subject to change)

Special Fee Notification

Students may be required to be proctored during online test completion. If students are unable to attend test proctoring sessions in person at the Distributed Learning office, additional fees may apply for online test proctoring if the course requires online testing.



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