Social Work – Tandabui Institute of Health Science & Technology

Social work & Community Development

Qualifications and Requirements

Technician Certificate in Social work:

  • Course Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Ordinary Level Certificate with Form IV certificate with at least 4 passes in relevant subjects or NVA Level 3.
  • Carrier Pathway: can upgrade for one year and attain an Ordinary Diploma in Social work.

Ordinary Diploma in Community Development.

  • Course Duration: 1 Year
  • Eligibility: Minimum pass of NTA level 5 In Technician Certificate in social work
  • Carrier Pathway: Degree in Social work and other related areas of social work

Over view

Social work is concerned with helping individuals, families, groups and communities to enhance their individual and collective well-being. It aims to help people develop their skills and their ability to use their own resources and those of the community to resolve problems. Human rights and social justice are the philosophical underpinnings of social work practice.

The program imparts the the blend of values, knowledge and skills, including the use of relationship as the basis of all interventions. The program well equips the worker with academic knowledge and skills adequate to cope with the demands of their profession.