MA in Community Development Social Work

University of Johannesburg

Program Description

MA in Community Development Social Work

University of Johannesburg

The aim of this qualification is to develop advanced competencies in the facilitation of processes, techniques and principles of sustainable community programmes and projects based of people-centred, participatory theoretical approaches, to address inequality, poverty and injustices in a global and African context. Further students will be able to facilitate the establishment and management of community-based organisations within the context of community economic development integrating social and community development.

Admission requirements

An entrance examination might be required. A four-year Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, or a three-year Degree in Social Work together with an Honours Degree in Social Work, or another honours degree relevant to community development considered by the chairperson of the department to be appropriate is required. A fourth year (honours) average mark of at least 65% is required.

Contact details

Name: Mrs Sue Bond
Tel: 011 559 2804 / Email: socialwork@uj.ac.za

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 29, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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Feb. 2019
Duration
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2 years
Part time
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Locations
South Africa - Johannesburg, Gauteng
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