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  SOC-212 Social Welfare and Social Policy
3 Credits  Offered As Needed
  An examination of the nature of the social welfare system in the United States. Both the history and current state of social policy will be examined for what they do and do not provide. This course will also compare U.S. social policy to policies in other countries. Topics will include programs targeted to poor families and the elderly, and health care. Prerequisite: SOC 105.