This program trains specialists who can perform case work with individuals, groups and communities and who have a solid grasp of both the theories and the social and political contexts surrounding social work. Through a combination of classroom instruction and two full practicum sessions, students learn to apply intervention techniques in the context of issues linked to poverty and social inequalities (based on sex, ethnicity, physical or mental ability, sexual orientation, etc.). 

This program is offered in French only.

The table below includes only discipline-specific courses. Please refer to the Academic Regulations for information on including a minor to your degree.

This program is offered in French only.

This program can be chosen only as a second study module as part of a 120-unit bachelor’s degree that allows a minor.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2017-2018 calendars for the previous requirements.

Compulsory courses at the 1000 level
SVS 1500Introduction au service social3 Units
SVS 1501Diversité et service social3 Units
Compulsory course at the 2000 level
SVS 2520État-providence, politiques sociales et service social3 Units
Optional courses
9 optional course units in social work (SVS)9 Units
12 optional course units in social work (SVS) at the 3000 or 4000 level12 Units
Total: 30 Units