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Social Work (Hons)

Lakehead University

12 months
Duration
25750 CAD/year
5984 CAD/year
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About

Social Work (Hons) from Lakehead University is a versatile and influential profession that facilitates positive change whether its working to develop social policy, assisting marginalized groups, providing counselling to individuals and families, or promoting social change.

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Overview

Social Work (Hons)  from Lakehead University  delivers a generalist undergraduate degree with a northern focus, based on an holistic view of social work practice.

Our courses blend in-class learning with field placements, in settings including correctional facilities, psychiatric hospitals, schools, or child welfare agencies, designed to develop critical thinking, effective communication, problem-solving, and interdisciplinary skills.

Careers

  • Family Counsellor
  • Crisis Intervention Worker
  • Case Manager
  • Child and Youth Advocate
  • Medical Social Worker
  • Addictions Counsellor
  • Probation/Parole Officer
  • Community Development Worker
  • Mental Health
  • Worker
  • Trauma Counsellor

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Welfare
  • Gerontology, 
  • Indigenous Studies,
  • Women's Studies
  • Social Work

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall admission: Deadline to Apply for One-Year Honours Bachelor of Social Work & Year 3 of Social Work: December 16

Credits

30 alternative credits

30 - 120 

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful graduation from an academic secondary school program or equivalent  
  • Program specific prerequisite courses;
  • Equivalent of a minimum 70% overall final average

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25750 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25750 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5984 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5984 CAD per year during 12 months.

International Tuition

  • Year 1: $26,500.00

National tuition:

  • 2nd year - $5,955.86
  • 3rd year - $5,915.30
  • 4th year - $5,389.29

Living costs for Thunder Bay

1149 - 1720 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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