Master of Social Sciences (MSocSc) in Social Work
Study Mode Full-time: 2 years; Part-time: 2 years
Tuition Fee Full-time: HK$129,000/programme (plus HK$62,700 for 2 fieldwork placements); Part-time: HK$109,400/programme (plus HK$62,700 for 2 fieldwork placements)
Cut Off Date 30 Apr 2019
Year of Entry 2019 September
Funding Nature Self-financed
Application DeadlineFull-time: Closed;
Programme DirectorProf Petrus NG (Head, Department of Social Work),
Dr Simon Chan (Programme Director of Full-time programme), Dr Catherine LEUNG (Programme Director of Part-time programme)
|Units Requirement||37 units|
|Social Work Courses||21 units|
|Elective Course||3 units|
|Integrative Tutorials||3 units|
|Fieldwork Placements||10 units|
|Study Curriculum||The study curriculum may change from time to time. Applicants may make reference to the programme website or the University Student Handbook 2018/19 for details of the list of courses.|
Applicants should possess:
- a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university, or
- a qualification deemed to be equivalent.
Language Proficiency Requirement
Proof of English proficiency is required for all applicants whose Bachelor’s/Master’s degrees are obtained from institutions with non-English teaching medium. These applicants must meet the following minimum requirements for English proficiency:
- an overall band score of 6.0 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS); or
- a score of 537 (paper-based test) or 74 (internet-based test) in TOEFL; or
- an equivalent score on a comparable test.
Priority will be given to applicants with RSW qualification (registered on the basis of a recognised social work diploma) or with social sciences background at undergraduate level.