Higher Diploma in Social Work (Full-time / Part-time)

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Higher Diploma in Social Work (Full-time / Part-time)
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Programme Features


 

  • To equip students with the essential knowledge and skills for effective delivery of social work services

  • To inculcate students with a socially caring attitude and positive social work values, in the hope that students will not only show care and concern for the deprived and needy, but will also be committed to social responsibility, community building and social justice

     

Class Mode


2-year full time or 3-year part time programme

 

Professional Recognition


Students who have successfully completed the Programme are eligible to apply for membership of SWRB and will be granted the status of RSW

 

Tuition Fee


The tuition fees for the 2017-18 intake of the 2-year Higher Diploma in Social Work (Full-time) are as follows:

  Local Student Non-Local Student
Year 1 $63,030 $81,550
Year 2 $66,330 $84,780

 

The tuition fees for the 2017-18 intake of the 3-year Higher Diploma in Social Work (Part-time) are as follows:$43,120 

 

 

Full-time

Year 1
Core Course Language and GE Course
Fieldwork I College Life & You
Introduction to Psychology Numerical & IT Literacy
Introduction to Social Welfare & Social Work Practical Putonghua
Introduction to Sociology Social Ethics
Programme Planning & Management Use of English
Self-Understanding Laboratory  
Social Work Theory & Practice I  
Social Work Theory & Practice II  

 

Year 2
Core Course Language and GE Course
Fieldwork II Chinese Communication
Human Behaviour & Social Environment Effective English Communication
Integrated Social Work Practice Seminar GE Elective
Social Policy & Legal Knowledge  
Core Elective  
Core Elective  

 

Part-time

Year 1
Core Course Language and GE Course
Introduction to Psychology Chinese Communication
Introduction to Social Welfare & Social Work College Life & You
Introduction to Sociology Numerical & IT Literacy
Self-Understanding Laboratory Social Ethics
Social Work Theory & Practice I Use of English

 

Year 2
Core Course Language and GE Course
Human Behaviour & Social Environment Effective English Communication
Programme Planning & Management Practical Putonghua
Social Policy & Legal Knowledge GE Elective
Social Work Theory & Practice II  
Core Elective  
Core Elective

 

Year 3
Core Course Language and GE Course
Fieldwork I  
Fieldwork II  
Integrated Social Work Practice Seminar  

 

Core Electives #
Service for Disadvantaged Groups Service for the Elderly
Service for Families Service for Young People
Service for People with Disabilities

 

The Institute reserves the right to make final decision on offering of elective courses.

 

 

Year 1 Entry

  1. Have obtained Level 2 in five subjects (including Chinese Language and English Language) in the HKDSEE; OR
  2. Have graduated from the Yi Jin Diploma; OR
  3. Have obtained Grade E or above in one AL / two ASL subjects in the HKALE plus five passes in the HKCEE including Chinese Language and English Language; OR
  4. Have completed a QF Level 3 programme that is approved by the Institute; OR
  5. Mature applicant aged 21 or above on 1 September of the year when admission is sought, with relevant working experience and academic background; OR
  6. Have obtained an equivalent qualification.