It will be useful if we understand the different types of theories taughtand the logic as why are these theories imparted to the students.
It may be logical to group these theories in broader categoriese.g.
Theories of evolution,
Theories of personality (development) & learning theories,
Theories of social organization and social change, theories of social stratification,
Theories of individual and group behavior
Theories of deviance, crime and correction,
Theories of economic growth and development, theories of groupdynamics and leadership
Theories of social work (clinical practice) etc.
Theories in Social Work Vs Social Work Theory