A candidate who has passed Bachelor's Degree in Social Work (BSW) OR Bachelors of Arts (BA) with 50% in aggregate of all subjects (45% for SC/ST and category I candidates), of Bangalore University or any other university from India, considered as equivalent thereto are eligible to MSW course.
BSW graduates are preferred over BA graduates.
All other guidelines for admissions issued by the Bangalore University shall be followed.
Semester Wise Syllabus
Introduction to Social Work and contemporary ideolog for social work profession
Social Science Perspectives for Social Work Practice
Methods of Working with people-I Social Case work
Methods of Working with people-II Group work
Methods of Working with people-III Community Organization
Personal and Professional Growth
Social Work Concurrent Field Practicum-I :Orientation Visits
Social Policy and Social Legislation
Research in Social work and application of Computers and Statistics
Counseling Theory and Practice
Social Work Practice with Vulnerable / Marginalized Sections of the Society
Communication for Social Work Practice
Social Work Field Practicum-II Concurrent field Work
Social Work Field Practicum-III: Social work Camp
Human Resource Development and Management
Organization Behavior and Organization Development
Social work Intervention in Health Care
Rural, Urban and Tribal Community Development
Social Movements and Social Action
Social Work Field Practicum- V :Visit to Innovative Projects/Initiatives
Social Work Field Practicum-IV: concurrent field work
OEP-NSS: Open Elective Paper for Non Social work Students.
OEP to be offered by the other departments for social work students.
Industrial Relations and Labor Legislation
Medical and Psychiatric Social Work
Social Welfare and Development Administration
Rehabilitation and After Care Services
Project Formulation & Management
Social Work Field Practicum-VI: concurrent field work