ERIC Number: EJ631114
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
BSW Autonomy Issues in Combined BSW/MSW Programs.
Koerin, Beverly; Reeves, Jane; Sheridan, Michael
Journal of Social Work Education, v37 n2 p309-19 Spr-Sum 2001
Surveyed bachelor of social work (BSW) directors in combined BSW/MSW programs about autonomy issues. Found seven variables differentiating programs in their need for more autonomy: dean/director support, fiscal equity, equity in distributing faculty resources, teaching assignment authority, faculty support of BSW program, program director's gender, and existence of a designated faculty group for curriculum development and oversight. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Earlier version presented at the Annual Conference of the Baccalaureate Program Directors (Philadelphia, PA, October 1997) and at the Annual Program Meeting of the Council on Social Work Education (New York, NY, March 2000).