Learning Objectives

Review the learning objectives to reinforce the most important material.

After reading this chapter, you should be able to

  1. Describe the work, goals, and values of social workers.
  2.  Explain the importance of diversity and advocacy in social work.
  3.  Appreciate the dynamic nature and roles of the social work profession.
  4.  Understand educational and practice options for social workers.
  5.  Compare a social work career to other human services occupations.