■ To promote program features which are practical, and realize the core educational values of social work as a means to satisfy evolving social needs.
■ To help students establish a robust foundation of expert knowledge and professional skills that will enable them to successfully satisfy the community's needs for professional social services.
■ To equip graduate students with knowledge and skills to research and practice social work, enabling them to become direct service social workers, program developers and analysts, and professional supervisors and administrators.
teaching methods: As part of our educational traditions in the field of social
work, we value different pedagogical practices.
■ Specialized curriculum: We offer practical courses to satisfy the demands of the field.
■ Internship opportunities: Students enjoy a broad range of internship opportunities in diverse areas of social work, including the chance to work overseas.
■ Collaboration with industry: The Department has established a committee specifically tasked with enhancing collaboration with business and industry.
■ Focus on developmental social work: Developmental social work sits at the core of our educational praxis. As such, we offer courses in that specific discipline as well as in financial social work.
■ Global perspective: Academic exchange agreements and dual degree programs with partners abroad offer students the chance to broaden their perspectives on the field of social work.