The Bachelor's Degree Programme in Social Work is a programme of professional study.
Social work is a practical-based profession and an academic subject area that shall promote social changes and development. Principles about social justice, human rights, collective responsibility and respect for diversity, combined with a multidisciplinary theoretical foundation lays the foundation for social worker's competence when they assist children, adults, groups and local communities.
Teaching methods in this study are lectures, group work, skills training, seminars, written assignments, self-study, project work and supervised professional training. Part of the study is compulsory.
You have to meet the Norwegian language requirements, or have a Scandinavian language as your mother tongue, if you want to apply to any of NTNU's degree programmes. You also must meet the basic requirement for admission, and demonstrate that you meet the English language requirements.
The application deadline for the programme is March 1st for students with an international degree, and April 15th for Norwegian and Nordic degree students. Students apply through Samordna Opptak.
Degree: Bachelor of Social Work
Language of instruction: Norwegian
Duration: 3 years, 180 ECTS
Programme code: HSGSOB
Application code: 194 080
Restricted admission: Yes
Application deadline: 15th April
Validity of information: 2017/18