Programme: MSW

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Code Faculty
01251072 Faculty of Humanities
Credits Duration
Duration of study: 1 year Total credits: 180
Prof A Lombard
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+27 (0)124202325

Admission requirements

  • An minimum of at least 65% for BSocial Work.
  • Arrange for an interview with the head of department.
  • An approved research proposal is required


Minimum credits: 180

Core modules

  • Module content:

    Highly specialised scholastic and advanced research (100-150 pages) on an approved research project. Specialised knowledge of a major discipline in social work, the analysis, transformation, and evaluation of abstract data and concepts, and the creation of appropriate responses to resolve contextual abstract problems. Planning, resourcing, and managing processes withing broad parameters and functions. Complete accountability for achieving, and evaluating personal and/or group output. Entry to doctoral and further research education, and to research-based occupations.

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