Programme: DPhil Social Work

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Code Faculty
01264141 Faculty of Humanities
Credits Duration
Duration of study: 2 years Total credits: 480
Prof A Lombard
[email protected]
+27 (0)124202325

Admission requirements

Minimum of 65% for the MSW.

(Arrange for an interview with the head of department.)



Minimum credits: 480

Core modules

  • Module content:

    A comprehensive and advanced report on an approved project. Expert, highly specialized and advanced research, both across the major discipline and interdisciplinary. Planning, resourcing, managing, and optimising all aspects of processes engaged in, within complex and unpredictable contexts. Complete accountability for determining, achieving, evaluating, and applying all personal and/or group output. Academic leadership and senior managerial occupations. In-depth knowledge in a complex and specialised area. The generation, evaluation, and synthesis of information and concepts at highly abstract levels. The creation of responses to abstract problems that expand or redefine existing knowledge.

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