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SOCIAL WORK PROGRAMME

STRUCTURE

This two-year programme provides training for persons interested in the Social Work Profession.

MISSION

The TCICC Social Work Program seeks to educate highly competent, compassionate, committed and ethical associate-level social workers so that they will be known for their ability to right social wrongs through the empowerment of themselves and others. The motto of the Social Work Program is: “Be prepared to get involved!”

GOALS

The goals of the TCICC Social Work Program, which flow from the above mission, amplifying it and delineating the primary aims of the Program are:

  • To prepare competent, compassionate and committed social workers grounded in the liberal arts tradition and in the fundamental values, knowledge and skills of the social work profession.
  • To prepare competent, compassionate and committed social workers for generalist social work practice with diverse client systems of various sizes and types.
  • To prepare competent and compassionate social workers who are committed to urban leadership, and righting social wrongs through the empowerment of themselves and others.
Year Semester Course Code Course Name Credits
Year 1 Semester 1 ENG2111 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
Year 1 Semester 1 CIS2110 Introduction to Computers II 3
Year 1 Semester 1 PSY2111 Introduction to Psychology 3
Year 1 Semester 1 SWK2111 Introduction to Social Work 3
Year 1 Semester 1 MTH2117 Principles of Statistics 4
Year 1 Semester 1 TCI2111 TCI Studies 2
Year 1 Semester 2 ENG2122 Comm. in Organizations & Public Communication 3
Year 1 Semester 2 SWK2121 Ethics for the Social and Human Services 3
Year 1 Semester 2 SWK2215 Fundamentals of Social Research 3
Year 1 Semester 2 SWK2123 Human Behaviour and Development 3
Year 1 Semester 2 LAN2101 Introduction to Spanish 3
Year 1 Semester 2 SWK2133 Social Work Practicum I (V1.1 2020) 3
Year 1 Semester 2 SWK2122 Social Work: Theory: Principles & Practice I 3
Year 2 Semester 1 MGT2201 Intro. to Administrative Principles & Practices 3
Year 2 Semester 1 SOC2111 Introduction to Sociology 3
Year 2 Semester 1 SWK2214 Law for Social Workers 3
Year 2 Semester 1 SWK2212 Social Work: Theory: Principles & Practice II 3
Year 2 Semester 2 PSY2216 Child, Adult and Social Problems 3
Year 2 Semester 2 SWK2222 Counseling and Communication Techniques 3
Year 2 Semester 2 NUR2110 Introduction to Anatomy & Physiology 3
Year 2 Semester 2 SWK2221 Introduction to Caribbean Social Welfare and Social Policy 3
Year 2 Semester 2 SWK2223 Introduction to Disability Studies 3
Year 2 Semester 2 SWK2200 Social Work Practicum II (Case Study) – Ver 1.1 2020 3

* SWK2200: Practicum II (Case Study) 3 Hours will run for the two semesters of Yr 2