MSW Syllabus & Subjects:

The course syllabus as specified in the MSW curriculum is tabulated below. This syllabus structure may vary based on the college or institution but the crux of the syllabus structure remains constant throughout.

Syllabus - Semester 1 Syllabus - Semester 2
Social Work Profession Social Group Work
Social Case Work Community Organisation
Concurrent Field Work including Social Work Camp Concurrent Field Work including Study Tour
Analysis of Indian Society Social Policy, Planning & Development
Dynamics of Human Behaviour Social Work with Rural, Urban and Tribal Community
Study of Indian Economics Social Work Approaches for Social Development
Study of Indian Constitution Social Work and Social Justice 

 

Syllabus - Semester 3 Syllabus - Semester 4
Social Work Research and Statistics Social Work Administration
Concurrent Field Work including Summer Placement Concurrent Field Work with Case Studies
Dissertation Block Placement
Women & Child Development Labour Welfare & Legislation
Criminology & Correctional Administration Human Resource Management
Introduction to Disaster Management Medical & Psychiatric Social Work
Communication and Counselling Personal & Professional Growth

The subjects included in the curriculum of MSW course are enlisted below. Certain minor deviations may be observed in the curricula of certain colleges, institutes and universities across the nation but the crux of the composition is maintained.

  • Social Work Profession
  • Social Group Work
  • Social Case Work
  • Community Organization
  • Concurrent Field Work including Social Work Camp
  • Concurrent Field Work including Study Tour
  • Analysis of Indian Society
  • Social Policy, Planning & Development
  • Dynamics of Human Behaviour
  • Social Work with Rural, Urban and Tribal Community
  • Study of Indian Economics
  • Social Work Approaches for Social Development
  • Study of Indian Constitution
  • Social Work and Social Justice
  • Social Work Research and Statistics
  • Social Work Administration
  • Concurrent Field Work including Summer Placement
  • Concurrent Field Work with Case Studies
  • Dissertation
  • Block Placement
  • Women & Child Development
  • Labour Welfare & Legislation
  • Criminology & Correctional Administration
  • Human Resource Management
  • Introduction to Disaster Management
  • Medical & Psychiatric Social Work
  • Communication and Counselling
  • Personal & Professional Growth

MSW Specializations:

The specialisation options available to graduates of MSW course are enlisted below:

  1. Community Social Work
  2. Child, Family, and School Social Work
  3. Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Work
  4. Social Work with Military Members and Veterans
  5. Social Work Administration
  6. Domestic Violence Counseling
  7. ElderCare

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