MSW : MASTER OF SOCIAL WORK

Programme Type DEGREE
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Social Work
Duration 2 Years
Medium ENGLISH HINDI
Specialization Social Work
Description

The MSW programme offers opportunity to learners for higher studies in professional social work. Besides offering the core courses pertaining to social work curriculum across the globe and India, it includes themes in some of the pertinent areas in social work such as globalization; migration, history of social work in India, theory paper on social work practicum and a course on HIV/ AIDS which are expected to be highly useful in the present day context. The practical components have been meticulously prepared to provide the learners, hands on training, which will enable the candidates to find suitable placements within and outside the country. For those seeking admission with effect from July 2018 session, it may be noted that they will be offered the revised version of MSW Programme. The highlights of the revised version include Block Placement and Internship in practical component and emphasis on Social Work in African Context, Criminal Justice, Contemporary Methods and Values of Social Work and International Social Work. Accordingly, a student is expected to successfully complete 72 credits which include compulsory courses, elective courses as well as fieldwork. The details of which are given below:

Eligibility

Bachelor’s Degree or a higher degree from a recognized University.

Fee Structure

Rs. 32,400/- for full programme to be paid year wise @Rs. 16,200/- per year

Programme Coordinator Dr. Saumya, mswinfo@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29571696

Course Details

Compulsory Courses
Course Code Name of Course Credits
MSWL13 Social Work Practicum-I 8
MSWL14 Block Placement 8
Optional Courses Course Code Name of Course Credits MSW3 Basic Social Science Concepts 4 MSW4 Social Work and Social Development 4 MSW6 Social Work Research 4 MSWE10 Social Work in African Context 4 MSW32 Social Work and Criminal Justice 4 MSW3 Basic Social Science Concepts 4 MSW4 Social Work and Social Development 4 MSW6 Social Work Research 4 MSWE10 Social Work in African Context 4 MSW32 Social Work and Criminal Justice 4

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