Bachelor of



Course Description

Our Bachelor of Social Work program is a dynamic and comprehensive course of study that prepares students for a rewarding career in the field of social work. Rooted in a strong commitment to social justice and compassionate service, this program equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to make a positive impact on individuals and communities.

Throughout the program, students will engage in coursework that covers a wide range of topics, including social work theory, human behavior, diversity and inclusion, ethics, and practical skills in counseling and advocacy. Students will also gain valuable hands-on experience through internships and field placements in various social work settings.

Our dedicated faculty, who are experienced social work professionals, provide guidance and mentorship to students, ensuring they are well-prepared for the challenges and responsibilities of the field. Graduates of our program go on to pursue careers in social work agencies, healthcare settings, schools, and various nonprofit organizations.

If you are passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of individuals and communities, our Bachelor of Social Work program will provide you with the knowledge and skills to embark on a fulfilling career in social work

Course Features

Modality: Virtual

Duration: 10 semesters

Aimed at:  People interested in work with the community and social help


At the end of the academic process and whenever the student does not owe or has not approved (or) any subject, may request their respective certificates of study.
The studies of the Program lead to the Academic Degree of BACHELOR IN SOCIAL WORK.
To obtain the Diploma the graduate must comply with the requirements and academic requirements, following the procedure established by the University.

Registration requirements:

Registration requirements:

>  Pass the admission exam

>  Photocopy of Certificate of studies of regular basic education

> Simple photocopy of the National Identity Document or passport

>  Fill out the registration forms

>  Payment of Admission Rights

Methodological Guidelines:

– Theoretical: it includes thematic exhibitions, the analysis of cases, essays, discussion, report of readings, group work for the analysis of the modular contents and their tools.

– Practice: includes thematic dynamics, field work, development of academic days.

Educational materials:

– Reading material.

– Data display-slide in power-point.

– Overhead projector and transparencies.

– Acrylic board and markers.

– Paper and cardboard.

Methodological Guidelines:

– Group work all modules 25%

– Two exams (partial and final) 10%

– Exhibition of academic subjects 10%

– Thematic essays 5%

– Design of an administrative department 25%

– Development of an academic day 25%

TOTAL 100%



American Pontifical Catholic University is a university private, non profit, interdenominational, with spiritual emphasis and Christian values, which offers following degrees: Associate, Bachelor, Master and Doctor with religious modifier.