What is a clinical social worker?

A clinical social worker provides individual, family or group clinical social work services such as psychotherapy, counseling, and other forms of therapy. Clinical social workers are often involved in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of mental health conditions. Clinical social workers often work in hospitals, mental health agencies, and private practices. Social workers who provide these services are… Read More »

How long does it take to become a social worker In South Africa?

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) programs generally take four years to complete. If you attend a full-time Master of Social Work (MSW) program, it should take two years. Part-time programs are available for undergrads and graduate students. Expect these programs to take longer. Students applying to graduate-level social work programs who have a BSW are often eligible for… Read More »

Bachelor in Social Work UFS

The Department of Social Work, University of the Free State, offers a BSW degree. The BSW degree is a four-year, full-time undergraduate program (equivalent to an honors program once completed). Social work students are trained in the three primary methods and the four secondary methods of social work. The three primary methods of social work are social casework,… Read More »

Bachelor of Social Work NMU

Social work plays an important role in society, with the social worker helping people to overcome obstacles, ranging from family counseling, criminal offenses, drug abuse, abuse or physical/mental disabilities. A social worker should be able to handle stress and act compassionately when dealing with others. This program is made up of compulsory fundamental and core modules, as well… Read More »

Bachelor of Social Work UWC

Department of Social Work at the University of the Western Cape is committed to excellence in Social Work Education, Practice and Research.  UWC believes in justice, gender equity, human diversity and citizenship for all. Social Work Admission requirements At UWC Applicants who matriculated before 2008 a) The National Senior Certificate for Bachelor’s Degree study plus a score of no… Read More »

Bachelor of Social Work at the University of Zululand

Bachelor of Social Work Code (AWDEGI) The Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) is a generalist programme designed for the students’ acquisition of knowledge, skills and values, with the emphasis on preventive, pro-active and developmental approaches to social service delivery to individuals, groups and communities in accordance with developmental policy as outlined post 1994. Admission Requirements:  The National Senior… Read More »

Bachelor of Social Work Unisa

The Bachelor of Social Work is a practice-based, professional qualification that contributes positively to the government’s agenda of social transformation. Social work offers many opportunities for professional and personal development and can be employed in different government departments, non-governmental organizations, faith and community-based organizations, rehabilitation centers and child and youth care centers, amongst others. Admission requirements Qualification admission… Read More »

Department of Social Work At UJ

This is a four-year qualification offered full-time at the Auckland Park Campus. Students are required to register for specific courses within the Faculty of Humanities with majors in Social Work (at 4th year level) and Psychology and Sociology (one up to 3rd year level). In addition to prescribed theory modules, all students are also required to register for Internship whereby they would… Read More »

Stellenbosch University Bachelor Of Social Work

Stellenbosch University offers a four-year Bachelors-degree, which is accredited by the South African Council for Higher Education, as well as a Master’s (minimum one-year registration) and PhD (minimum two-year registration) programmes entailing research projects. B in Social Work Specific Admission Requirements  A National Senior Certificate (NSC) or the school-leaving certificate from the Independent Examination Board (IEB) as… Read More »

Bachelor of Social Work – Wits University

The Social Work Department strives to be a center of excellence in promoting social change, development, and the wellbeing of people, through research, teaching, and community service. Social workers help individuals, groups, and communities solve problems relating to human relationships, and facilitate the empowerment and liberation of people by enhancing their wellbeing and promoting social change. Principles of… Read More »