Options Solutions Program Feature: Bachelor of Social Work


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Gianluca Agostinelli has compiled a diverse, interdisciplinary list of twenty recently launched undergraduate degrees for students to consider during the 2023-2024 application period. Check out our fourteenth program feature below.

Bachelor of Social Work – Mount Royal University (Calgary, Alberta)

Gain foundational knowledge in decolonization, Indigenous ways of knowing, anti-oppressive practice and strengths perspectives in all social work practice, theory, policy and research courses. Choose from a generalist approach to social work practice or pursue a child intervention concentration. The unique characteristics of this degree prepare graduates for practise with individuals, children and families, groups, and communities in complex social settings.

The Bachelor of Social Work is designed to meet the standards for excellence in social work practice and graduates are eligible for registration with the Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW).

Practicum is a valuable experiential opportunity to put students’ academic learning into practice. Required for the Bachelor of Social Work will be gaining program-related field experience, while under supervision that will help connect theory to real-world application and prepare students for employment upon graduation.

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