Bachelor of Social Work and Social Admnistration

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Undergraduate or Graduate Level : Undergraduate Level
Duration of Program : 3 years

About this Program

Programme consists of six subjects namely; Economics, Political Sciences and Public Administration, Psychology, Social Administration, Sociology and Gender and Development. Students may also take courses from other relevant Departments and Faculties. Most of these courses are based in the Faculty of Arts.

Courses

Year 1
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Introduction to Sociological Perspectives and Theories SOC1200 3 Undergraduate Level
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK SWA 1110 3 Undergraduate Level
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL ADMINISTRATION SOA1105 3 Undergraduate Level
Year 2
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
SOCIAL RESEARCH METHODS I SOC 2100 4 Undergraduate Level
DYNAMICS OF WORK AND EMPLOYEE WELFARE SOA 2109 3 Undergraduate Level
GERONTOLOGY/AGEING AND SOCIETY SWA2116 3 Undergraduate Level
HUMAN BEHAVIOR, GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT SWA 2111 4 Undergraduate Level
GERONTOLOGY/AGEING AND SOCIETY SWA 2116 3 Undergraduate Level
MENTAL HEALTH AND PSYCHOTHERPAUTIC INTERVENTIONS IN SOCIAL WORK SWA 2118 3 Undergraduate Level
FOUNDATIONS OF SOCIAL POLICY CONCEPTS AND PERSPECTIVES SOA 2107 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
DEATH, LOSS AND GRIEF SWA 2230 3 Undergraduate Level
POVERTY AND SOCIAL INEQUALITY SOA2108 3 Undergraduate Level
SOCIAL WORK METHODS, SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES SWA 2221 3 Undergraduate Level
PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF COUNSELING SWA 2222: 4 Undergraduate Level
SOCIAL POLICY ANALYSIS SWA 2223 4 Undergraduate Level
COMMUNITY BASED INTERVENTION STRATEGIES: SWA 2225 3 Undergraduate Level
HOUSING POLICY SWA 2226/ 3 Undergraduate Level
EDUCATION POLICY, PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT SWA 2227 3 Undergraduate Level
HEALTH AND HEALTH CARE POLICY SWA 2228 3 Undergraduate Level
GENDER AND SOCIAL WELFARE POLICY SWA 2229 3 Undergraduate Level
Year 3
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
PROJECT PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT SWA3104 4 Undergraduate Level
DEVELOPMENTAL SOCIAL WORK: SWA3110 4 Undergraduate Level
SOCIAL SECURITY AND SOCIAL PROTECTION SYSTEMS SWA3111 4 Undergraduate Level
THEORY AND MANAGEMENT OF ORGANIZATIONS SWA3112 4 Undergraduate Level
FAMILY SERVICES AND LAW SWA3113/SOA3113 3 Undergraduate Level
ISSUES IN DISASTER AND FORCED MIGRATIONS SWA3114 3 Undergraduate Level
SOCIAL DEFENCE AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM SWA 3115 3 Undergraduate Level
CAPACITY-BUILDING FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT SWA 3117 3 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
SOCIAL PLANNING SWA 3201 4 Undergraduate Level
SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE WITH CHILDREN AND THE YOUTH SWA 3202 4 Undergraduate Level
SOCIAL SECTOR FINANCE AND MANAGEMENT SWA 3204 3 Undergraduate Level
VOLUNTARY SECTOR AND SERVICE DELIVERY SOA 3225 3 Undergraduate Level
COMPARATIVE SOCIAL POLICY AND WELFARE SYSTEMS SWA 3205 3 Undergraduate Level
COMMUNIY BASED REHABILITATION FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES SWA 3206 2 Undergraduate Level
CIVILSOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT SWA 3207 3 Undergraduate Level
SEXUALITY AND SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE SWA 3209 3 Undergraduate Level
Year 4
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
CITIZEN EMPOWERMENT AND COMMUNITY-BASED POLICY ADVOCACY SOA 3226 3 Undergraduate Level