SWK5510EN - Analysis of Military Advocacy Partnership Effectiveness

Course description

How does one measure effectiveness of military advocacy with partner organizations? This course will help the military advocate evaluate collaborative outcomes and explore measures in accordance with program goals.

How this course benefits students

This course will help students develop their analytical skills and to determine if their programs are operating efficiently and effectively.

Why this course is important

This course works to evaluate programs and systems which will make a real-life impact for the military family.

Credit hours
3 hours
Subject area
Social Work
Educational level
Master
Learning type
Instructional
Prerequisites
None
Upcoming terms*
  • 2021-05 (May 9, 2022 - July 3, 2022)
* Schedule subject to change. Please contact the Registrar's office with schedule questions.
Professor
Prof. Jovita Gutierrez, LCSW, Instructor in Social Work

How this course relates to missional core values

Biblically based

Proper planning, preparation, and execution is a biblical theme--to "sit down and count the costs" (Luke 14:28). Plans fail for lack of counsel (Prov. 15:22). It’s a biblical theme to know your context and plan accordingly.

Missionally driven

One must learn to build a system to reach ministry objectives. Building partnerships help provide the pathway for reaching others.

Contextually informed

Each partner organization will have a particular function in assisting military families.

Interculturally focused

Not only is the military an intercultural organization, but evaluating programs will interact with cultural dynamics.

Practically minded

This course works to evaluate programs and systems which will make a real-life impact for the military family.

Experientially transformed

This course works to evaluate programs and systems which wlil make a real-life imact for the military family. Students will interact with veterans and organizations who assist them.