Duration > Social Work (Pre-Social Work)

Program Name: Social Work (Pre-Social Work)
Program Code: SW
Faculty: Social Work
Campuses: Off-Campus Options (part-time)
U of R
U of R Saskatoon
Degree: Bachelor Degree (4 Years)
Related Programs: Arts (unsure of major)
Human Justice
Indigenous Social Work (Qualifying)
Police Studies
Religious Studies
Sociology and Social Studies
Program Description

Program Description:
If you are passionate about helping individuals, families and communities reach their full potential, consider our social work programs. You will learn how to counsel individuals and facilitate groups, analyze social policy and programs, develop and administer social programs, empower community groups, conduct social research and write organized reports.

Students wishing to pursue the Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) from the University of Regina should first enrol in the 30 credit hour Pre-Social Work Program.  The Pre-Social Work program requirements must be completed in order for students to apply for admission to the BSW program.

In addition to our on-campus offerings, many of our courses are accessible online, face-to-face at Saskatchewan’s Regional Colleges, or live-streamed (at home or a college site in your community).  We offer flexible programming with full-time, part-time and fast-track study options.

Sample Courses:
Issues in Gender Relations, Social Work Practice and Human Sexuality, Issues Relating to Violence and Abuse, Anti-Oppressive Social Work Practice, Unemployment and Social Work.

Career Opportunities:
As generalist social workers, our graduates are prepared to pursue careers in addictions and mental health counseling, child welfare, social welfare, policy analysis, program administration, mediation, corrections/probation, advocacy as well as medical, school and clinical social work.

Last Updated Date: October 29, 2015 05:43 PM

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