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Social Sciences

Social Services

BA Social Work

3.5 years

€1270 pa

Programme profile

The aim of this programme is to train specialists in the field of social work capable to providing efficient social services to individuals, with a view to enhancing their ability to adapt to their social environment and to assist in the development of general social cohesion and social integration. The acquired qualification opens employment opportunities in the fields of social services, childrens' rights, prisons and other public organisations.

The programme gives students an opportunity for some specialisation through optional modules. To ensure that students understand how to apply theory to real-world situation, they are involved in real social projects.

Programme content

General Psychology; Theory and Practice of Social Work; Philosophy; Voluntary Social Work and Practice of Volunteering; Educology; Fundamentals of Law; Methodology of Social Work; Fundamentals of Socio-cultural Work; Fundamentals of Development Psychology; Integration of the Disabled into Society; Ethics of Social Practice; Social Education ; Introduction to Sociology and Fundamentals of Research; Adult Education Theory; Theory of Economics; Social Counselling; Fundamentals of Social Psychology; Socialisation of Children and Youths; Social Support Team Formation and Management; Social Work with Families; Community Social Activities ; Social Work Research Methods;Social Work with Risk Groups; Social Policy ; Social Statistics; International Protection of Human Rights; Data Processing Techniques; Social Gerontology; Labour Law; Electives; Final Thesis


The university offers related Masters programmes, taught through English, in the following areas:

- Social Work
- Social Gerentology

Entry Requirements

3 A-levels (grades between A and E) + 3 GCSE (grades between A and C), inc Maths

Six subjects at Leaving Certificate including 2 at HC3. Subjects to include Maths





01 October

30 June

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