In view of introducing Social Work concepts, core skills, contemporary practice methods to MSW students the Post Graduate Department of Social Work had organized 2 days Orientation Visit for I year MSW Students. Students have visited various voluntary organizations and Care centers in Mangalore as well as outskirts of Mangalore on 7th and 8th August, 2014.
Orientation visit to various social welfare institutions provide the budding professionals in social work an opportunity to observe discover and deepen their awareness by understanding the nature, structure and functions of various voluntary organizations. It gives them an outline, understanding to carry on their field work practicum in due course as well as facilitates them to develop professional skills.
Students had visited Chethana Child Development Centre (Special school), Mangalore; Hindu Kusta Nivarana Sangha, Mangalore; SDM Mangalajyothi Integrated Special school, Vamanjooru, Mangalore; Ave Maria Palliative Care Centre, Vamanjoor, MANGALORE; during their visit schedule. Teaching staff of the department guided the students and accompanied them in materializing the vision.