About this course
The Bachelor degree in Social Work pertains studies in the methodology of social work practice, social policy, and organisational management with its emphasis on human value and ethics. Graduates will develop skills to promote social change, disentangle human relationships, empower and liberate people to reach their full potential and enhance well-being. Two field placements provide students the opportunity to apply their knowledge acquired whilst furthering their experience to working in different and dynamic environments. This programme is a path to prepare you as ‘thinker’, advocate, risk assessor, care manager, agent of social control and social change.
- Applicants must possess a secondary school diploma that represents the successful completion of 12 years of schooling, or its equivalent, (applicants aged 25, or above, may be exempted from this requirement).
- Bachelor applicants must be currently enrolled, or have completed, Form 6 / Senior Middle Three / Grade 12 students and be aged 17, or above, at the expected time of enrolment into USJ.
- Applicants must also demonstrate adequate English proficiency.
- Selected applicants may be required to complete an English test and an admission interview.
- Other tests (e.g. essays or group dynamics and other language placement tests) may be requested of applicants, depending on the selected programme.