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Social Work Pre-professional (BA)

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Apply for the Social Work Pre-professional (BA) through the Dunedin campus in 2018

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Overview

The Social Work Pre-Professional course is designed to prepare students seeking entry into the third year of the Bachelor of Social Work. Students take the Social Work Pre-Professional course before applying for entry to the Bachelor of Social Work in their third year of study.

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Contact details

Department of Sociology, Gender and Social Work

Website: http://www.otago.ac.nz/sgsw
Email: sgsw@otago.ac.nz

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Subject Area

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Programme Requirements

Social Work Pre-professional (BA)

Level Papers Points
1st stage

First Stage Compulsory Papers

SOWK 111  Working with People: The New Zealand Context

SOCI 101  Sociology of New Zealand Society

MAOR 102  Māori Society

MAOR 110  Introduction to Conversational Māori

EDUC 102  Human Development

or

PSYC 112  Human Thought and Behaviour

 

18

18

18

18

18

2nd stage

Second Stage Compulsory Papers

SOWK 201  Fields of Practice

SOWK 236  The Treaty and Social Services

SOCI 201  Sociological Research in Practice

SOCI 205  Social Inequality

SOCI 207  Families and Society

 

18

18

18

18

18

First and Second Stage Elective Papers

Additional approved papers from Arts and Music Schedule C and PAST papers to make a total of at least 234 points

Notes:
(1) For information on prerequisites, corequisites and restrictions, refer to the Prescriptions in the Guide to Enrolment
(2) Any SOWK paper may be replaced with the corresponding Distance Learning SOWX paper.

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