DIPLOMA IN SOCIAL WORK

This program equips graduates with clinical social work skills, administration skills and supervision skills to function at management positions in the sector.

Evolving societal, community and individual needs bring about heightened expectations of contemporary social workers, from both clients and employers.

To meet these challenges of the new era, leaders in the social services sector are required to play a vital role in guiding and grooming fellow social workers as well as to possess a wealth of knowledge in a specific field. This programme offers the key to satisfying this new role.

FIRST YEAR SEMESTER ONE

DES 1150

Computer Application Skills and Concepts

DES 1350

Language and Communication Skills

DSW 1010

Introduction to Psychology

 

FIRST YEAR SEMESTER TWO

DSW 1110

Introduction to Sociology

DSW 1120

Introduction to Social Welfare and Social Work

DPA 1150

Theories of Development Administration

 

SECOND YEAR SEMESTER ONE

DSW 2220

Introduction to Social Work Methods

DSW 2320

Social Theories and Social Welfare

DES 2414

Research Methods and Project

 

SECOND YEAR SEMESTER TWO

DSW 2420

Analysis of Social Work Interventions

DSW 2520

Social Policy Analysis

DSW 2623

Block Field Work