Doctoral Program in Social Work in Cyprus

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Social Work

The PhD can vary depending on the institution and country in which it is awarded. Most scholars pursue a PhD because of strong motivation to contribute to the academic community as well as true curiosity about their chosen field of study. 

 

Obtaining a PhD degree in social work prepares you to do policy analysis and research in both academic and non-academic research centers. The aim of this degree is to improve the situations that are currently experienced in the whole world. This will also enable you to understand man and his needs better.

Cyprus is situated in the northeastern corner of the Mediterranean. It is the third largest island in the Mediterranean. Cyprus is known to be the birthplace of Aphrodite (Venus), the Greek goddess of love.

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PhD in Social Work

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

Develop students’ in-depth understanding and critical analysis of current literature and research methodology in the field of Social Work. [+]

Best PhD Degrees in Social Work in Cyprus 2017/2018. Duration (years): 3 years Qualification Awarded: Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work Level of Qualification: 3rd Cycle (Doctorate Degree) Language of Instruction: English and Greek Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum Credits: 90 Minimum ECTS Credits: 180 Profile of the Programme: Aims and Objectives of the PhD in SW are as follow: a) Develop students’ in-depth understanding and critical analysis of current literature and research methodology in the field of Social Work. b) Develop students’ understanding and application of suitable research methodologies and scientific methods of inquiry to enable them to carry out their doctoral research project. c) Enhance students’ research skills and facilitate the development of expertise relevant to their research specialization area. d) Educate students on how to disseminate research findings, for example through publishing in academic journals and/or presenting their work in academic conferences and seminars. e) Give students a broad understanding of research approaches and methods, which will enable them to read and comprehend a wide range of academic research papers to enhance their research competence and to facilitate the development of future research activities. Career Prospects: It is expected that the PhD in Social Work will attract not only graduates from Social Work Programmes around the globe but also professionals who have an interest in investigating social phenomena, behaviours and even planning innovative programmes from a social work perspective. Thus, the PhD in Social Work will accept applications from related disciplines such as psychology, nursing,... [-]