If one of the five subjects is 'Citizenship and Social Development', the admission requirement will be "Attained" for 'Citizenship and Social Development' and Level 2 in four other HKDSE subjects including Chinese Language and English Language.
A maximum of two Applied Learning subjects, excluding Applied Learning Chinese (ApL(C)), can be used in the application. "Attained", "Attained with Distinction (I)" and "Attained with Distinction (II)" Level in Applied Learning subjects will be considered as equivalent to Level 2, Level 3 and Level 4 in HKDSE subjects respectively.
Applied Learning Chinese (ApL(C)) will be accepted as an alternative Chinese Language qualification for admission consideration for Non-Chinese Speaking (NCS) DSE candidates.
Note: Interview is required.
This programme will be offered on a two-year full-time basis, and based on a credit unit system.Programme Structure Details
This programme has been recognised by the Social Workers Registration Board. Graduates will be eligible to apply to the Board and become a registered social worker.
Graduates may choose to articulate to overseas universities and progress to the following degree programme (senior year entry):
University of Portsmouth
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Social Work (Year 2 entry)
Classes will be conducted in the form of lectures, tutorials and seminars. Practicum is a core element of the programme and is required of each student.
Teaching activities will be conducted in English and Cantonese as deemed appropriate. Learning materials will be in English and Chinese as deemed appropriate.
CUSCS Learning Centres
CEF Course Code﹕44H122076
CEF Course Name﹕Higher Diploma in Social Work
Tel: 2209 7799
$96,320 / per year