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Social Work

Lincoln University College
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Full-time
Duration
1 Year, 6 Months
Language
English

Program Description

Social work is a professional and academic discipline that describes the application of social theory and research methods to study and improve the lives of people, groups, and societies. It incorporates and utilizes other social sciences as a means to improve the human condition and positively change society's response to chronic problems.

The programme deals with the fundamental knowledge of power and resources distributed in the world, and impact political decisions on societies. The purpose of the programme is to assist students to develop knowledge and skills for professional careers in international policy studies. The curriculum for Master of Social Work is also structured such that the students from social science, arts and humanities department from Lincoln University College and from outside of the Lincoln University College could enroll in the program to enrich their capacity in this particular field in order to broaden their sphere of opportunities in the marketplace.

Entry Requirements

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Education
Bachelor's Degree
6
or
Degree from State Technical Institute
6
English Level
TOEFL (paper based)
500
or
IELTS
5
Notes:

Entry Requirements:

  • Bachelor with honours in a relevant field or equivalent with a CGPA of at least 2.50, or
  • Bachelor or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years work experience in social work or other related fields.

Important Information:

  • If students do not meet English criteria, HEPs must offer English courses to ensure that the student's proficiency is sufficient to meet the program requirements.

Curriculum

Modules

Introduction to Social Work

Human Behavior in the Social Environment (HBSE)

Social Work with Displaced Populations

Foundations of Social Work Practice

Human Services Administration

Social Work Research 1

Information & Communication Technology in Social Work

Advanced Social Policy

Foundations of Social Work Practice II

Community organization and social development

Women & Children Welfare Management

Understanding Social Change: Issues of Race and Gender

Fund Raising & Marketing

Careers

Most popular social work careers:

  • Medical Social Worker
  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Child Welfare Case Worker
  • School Social Worker
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