University of Canterbury

College of Arts

Social Work



Program Information

Degree Offered:

PhD: Doctor of Philosophy, GradDipSocWork: Graduate Diploma in Social Work (equivalent to first year of MSW(Applied) programme)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The School of Social Work and Human Services offers an advanced studies programme designed to increase the specialised knowledge and skills of Social Work graduates who are providing or intend to provide leadership in any of the branches of social work: practice, policy development, research, education and training, management, or a combination of these.