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Social Service Worker (Fast Track)

Fanshawe College

10 months
Duration
18338 CAD/full
4243 CAD/full
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About

The Social Service Worker (Fast Track) program of Fanshawe College is for graduate students to start serving the community. You will build on your knowledge of human behaviour, social problems, and gain proven techniques to prepare you for social service work.

Overview

Make a difference for others with this Social Service Worker program

If your default setting is compassion, and if your natural inclination is to help, and you want to offer support in the face of adversity, the Social Service Worker (Fast Track) program of Fanshawe College will give you the education and skills you need to make your empathy make a true difference in the lives of people who need help.

In this social work accelerated program, you will build a sound knowledge of human behaviour and psychology, individual and social problems, and learn proven techniques to prepare you for social service work in social agencies and social welfare programs.

You’ll work with supportive, friendly and experienced faculty and advisors who are committed to help you succeed, and you’ll take part in role-plays, counselling labs and case studies, and take in presentations from professional social workers and clients. You’ll gain invaluable experience in a variety of field placements in London, with its extensive social service and health community resources.

Social work is a competitive field. You’ll graduate with practical skills and hands-on experience that will help you work in this in-demand field, whether it’s in public or private social agencies and social welfare programs. You see the need. You see the problems. You can help.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Community Resources
  • Group Dynamics
  • Community Development & Social Change
  • Community Mental Health
  • Social Work With Families
  • Social Welfare Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 10 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

If you are an international student, contact our International department to learn about timelines for international applicants.

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An Ontario College Diploma from the School of Community Studies with a minimum 2.0 GPA from Fanshawe College
  • An equivalent qualification from another institution as judged by the College
  • A University Degree in Psychology, Sociology, or a related Social Sciences area
  • Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18338 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18338 CAD for the full programme during 10 months.
  • National

    4243 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4243 CAD for the full programme during 10 months.

Simcoe

  • Canadian students: $3,908 per full programme
  • International students: $18,004 per full programme

Living costs for London

1037 - 1625 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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