UBC Bachelor of Social Work Information Session 2024

Monday April 8, 2024 - Friday April 12, 2024

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on individuals and communities? Are you curious about the field of social work? Look no further!

We invite you to an exclusive Information Session where you’ll delve into the world of social work and explore the Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program at UBC. Here are the details:


Date/Time: April 8 at 12 PM and April 12 at 2 PM

Location: ZOOM (link provided after registration)


What Is Social Work?

Social work is a dynamic profession that focuses on enhancing well-being, promoting social justice, and addressing complex societal issues. It’s about empowering individuals, families, and communities to overcome challenges and create positive change.


About the School of Social Work

Watch a short video about the School of Social Work: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NGcBlIargLA&t=7s


About the Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Program

The BSW program at UBC provides a comprehensive foundation for professional practice. Here’s what you can expect:

  • Integrated Curriculum: The program includes courses on theory, policy, research, and practice. It is generally completed in two years on a full-time basis.
  • Field Practicums: Gain hands-on experience through two field practicums, where you’ll apply classroom knowledge in real-world settings.
  • Faculty and Peer Connections: Meet professors and students and together build a supportive community as you embark on this transformative journey.


You’d like to know more about the Bachelor of Social Work: https://socialwork.ubc.ca/undergraduate/bachelor-of-social-work/


Why Attend the Information Session?

  • Learn about the BSW prerequisites, admission requirements, curriculum, and career pathways.
  • Connect with students, faculty members and staff who are passionate about social work.
  • Get answers to your questions and explore whether UBC’s BSW program fits you.

We look forward to welcoming you and sharing insights into the rewarding world of social work. Join us to ignite your passion for positive change!


Information Session 1: April 8 at 12 PM 


Information Session 2: April 12 at 2 PM