Subjects

Social Work

Overview

A social worker works with individuals, families and communities to overcome the social challenges they face.

Areas of study

Child welfare and protection, interpersonal and family violence, professional supervision, mental health issues, health social work, counselling, social work practice.

You can study Social Work in the following programmes:

What you will learn

You will learn advanced approaches and interventions in social work practice while developing valuable knowledge, enhanced skills and real experience in critiquing and undertaking social work research to enhance your practice.

Career opportunities

Undertaking further advanced study and research in social work builds your skills and confidence to move to the next level of your social work career and to lead change.

More information

http://www.education.auckland.ac.nz/uoa/msw