The University of the West Indies (UWI), at Cave Hill, Barbados

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

Undergraduate Programmes
SOCIAL WORK - Special

Please note that this programme structure acts as a guideline, refer to your Undergraduate Handbook for official programme information.

Some courses are accompanied by a webpage which includes course information.

LEVEL I

1. ECON 1005 Introductory Statistics

2. One (1) of:
FOUN 1001 English for Academic Purposes Or
FOUN 1008 Rhetoric II: Writing for Special Purposes

3. MGMT 1000 Introduction to Computers

4. One (1) of:
FOUN 1101 Caribbean Civilization Or
FOUN 1210 Science, Medicine and Technology in Society

5. SOWK 1001 Introduction to Social Work
6. SOWK 1002 Individuals and Families
7. SOWK 1000 Human Behaviour
8. SOCI 1002 Introduction to Sociology I
9 PSYC 1003 Introduction to Psychology
10. SOCI 1004 The Logic of Social Inquiry


LEVEL II

1. SOWK 2000 Social Work Theory and Practice with Groups 1
2**Interpersonal Relations and Skills Laboratory
3. SOWK 3009 Community Organisation
4. PSYC 2012 Developmental Psychology
5. PSYC 2002 Abnormal Psychology
6. SOCI 2006 Qualitative Research Methods
7. SOCI 2007 Survey Design and Analysis
8. SOCI 3012 Caribbean Social Planning
9. SOCI 3013 Caribbean Social Policy
10. SOCI 3035 Caribbean Social Problems


LEVEL III

SOWK 3004 Field Instruction I
SOWK 3005 Field Instruction II
SOWK 3006 Field Instruction Integrative Seminar I
SOWK 3008 Field Instruction Integrative Seminar II
SOWK 3000 Supervised Research Or
Two (2) approved Level II/III Courses
SOWK 2007 Disability Studies
SOWK 3034 Children and Family Services
SOWK 3031 Bio-Psychosocial Challenges of HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean
SOWK 3032 Substance Abuse Management in the Caribbean
SOWK 4005 Crisis Intervention
SOCI 2013 Caribbean Social Development
SOCI 3014 Criminology
SOCI 3017 Criminal Justice
**For the Social Work Major ONLY.

 
Department of Government, Sociology & Social Work
Tel: (246) 417-4288/4293/4996 Fax: (246) 417-4425 Email: gss@cavehill.uwi.edu