These courses may have been taken by previous Social Work students or may have been identified as of possible interest to Social Work students. Some courses may be restricted and/or not open to Social Work students. There are many other courses not listed offered elsewhere in the university that may be of interest. Interest in courses numbered below 500 should be checked for graduate level status since many are only offered for undergraduate credit. You can check this by contacting the department offering the course or contacting the SSW Registrar.
The information may not be up to date or complete. Please seek additional information from the department where the course is offered and from the instructors of the course. We strongly recommend you discuss your plans to take outside courses with your advisor to make sure they are a good fit for your educational program.
|Prerequisites:||Permission of professor required. Contact Department|
|Course Description:||Law 817 - Disability Law This seminar will address a wide range of issues that arise in the representation of clients with disabilities and will examine evolving public policies affecting persons with disabilities. Substantive areas that will be covered include civil rights, education, housing, reproductive rights, education, guardianship, health care and criminal justice. Ethical considerations of the practitioner in the representation of clients with disabilities will also be explored. Students will discuss how public disability policy is both reflected by the law and responds to legal challenges. An in-class presentation and a paper are required.|
|Section||Instructor||Days||Location||U-M Class #|
|001||Walker, Chris||-||S106 LLIB||35776|
University of Michigan
School of Social Work
1080 South University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1106