POST GRADUATE PROGRAMMES IN SOCIAL WORK

INFORMATION ON MASTER OF SOCIAL WORK (M.S.W.) COURSE
Duration : Two Years  
Eligibility: Graduation in any subject from a recognized University.

a)  MSW  Part - I

No.

Paper / Subject

Maximum Marks

Minimum Marks

Aggregate Pass Marks

1

Paper I – Interdisciplinary Domain: Sociology for Social Workers.

100

35

 

 

 

300
(50 %)

2

Paper II – Supportive Domain : Psychology – Human Growth & Development.

100

35

3

Paper III – Core Domain :  Social Work Profession  : History & Ideologies.

100

35

4

Paper IV –  Social Work Profession  : Working with Individuals, Groups & Communities.

100

35

5

Paper V – Social Work Research

100

35

6

Paper VI – Social Work Practicum (Five Components : Orientation; Observational Visits; Concurrent Practice Learning; Rural Camp; and Structured Experience Laboratory. 

100

35

 

Total

600

-

 

Notes:

1. Duration of Social Work Practicum shall be 15 clock hours spread over two days in a week, covering 35 days in an academic session. Independent passing in theory and Social Work Practicum is mandatory.

2. No grace mark shall be allowed for passing in Social Work Practicum.  Those failing in Social Work Practicum shall have to repeat the entire Social Work Practicum process (all components), as a regular student in the subsequent academic session.

 b)  MSW  Part – II

No.

Paper / Subject

Maximum Marks

Minimum Marks

Aggregate Pass Marks

1

Paper I – Core Domain : Integrated Social Work Practice, Legislation, Planning & Development.

100

35

 

 

300
(50 %)

2

Paper II – Core Domain : Management of Developmental and Welfare Services & Social Work Training and Development.

100

35

3

Paper III – Elective Domain 1

100

35

4

Paper IV –  Elective Domain 2

100

35

5

Paper V – Social Work Practicum : Concurrent Practice Learning and Educational Tour.

100

35

6

Paper VI – Dissertation

100

40

 

Total

600

-

 

Notes:
1. The Institute provides elective courses based on need and availability of expertise. Details can be had from the Course Director.
2. The topic of dissertation must be cogently related to any of the elective subjects opted by the candidate. Title of the dissertation shall be accepted subject to approval by the Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University. Those who fail in dissertation shall be required to take admission afresh and repeat the process after changing the research topic.