||Department of Social Work, Asia
Management Building 500, Lioufeng Rd., Wufeng, Taichung,
||Dr. He-chiun Liou
Phones: +886-4-23323456 ext.6311
||Miss Shi Fangyu
Phones: +886-4-23323456 ext:5141
Q: What is Social Work?
A: Social work is a subject to understand social problems,
social relations, and to safeguard the value of social justice.
It is also a
helping profession to empower individuals, groups, and
communities to reach
to their potentials, and to reform social welfare system, so as
poverty, illness, crime, domestic violence and alienation from
Q: What can we learn at the department of social work?
A: The curriculum consists of two major components:
and professional courses. Primary courses includes: Sociology,
Introduction to Social Work, Human Behavior and Social
Casework, Social Group Work, Community Work, Program Planning
Evaluation, Counseling and Guidance, Social Work Research
Professional courses includes social services and issues related
children, adolescent, women, elderly, disabled, indigenous
immigrants, marriage and amily, community organization and
development. Two hundred and forty hours of social work practice
during the summer vacation at the third year, to familiarize
operations of social work in the real world.
Q: What do we do after graduation?
A: Social work graduates have very bright career
prospects, having a
verity of work to choose from:
- Governmental department: such as working at the
social welfare at municipal/city/county government.
- Non-profit organization: such as working at medical
institutions, social welfare organizations, foundations,
- Corporation: such as human resource, management and
- Social work practitioner (with social worker
who intend to pursue further education could study
at home or abroad in the related areas, such as social work,
welfare, social policy, and counseling and guidance, etc.