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About MCKL's Social Work Programme
Intake: 25 August 2023
Why Be a Certified Social Worker?
Across the world, social work practice and social work education are global endeavours. Social work is an international discipline, practiced in these areas: child and family welfare; health care; mental health services; substance addiction rehabilitation; offending and prison services; anti-violence and abuse; advocacy for human rights and social justice; social planning and policy; and social research and education.
In Malaysia, the social work profession bill is in the final stage of drafting. With the bill passed it will be mandatory for Social Workers to be qualified before serving.
Two 16-week field placement sessions with various organisations such as Malaysian Care, Yayasan Chow Kit, Pink Triangle and many more to equip students with first-hand learning experience.
Learn from a combination of both experienced and enthusiastic lecturers in the industry for over 20 years.
Acquire Membership with MASW
Enable professional membership with the Malaysian Association of Social Workers.
Industry Relevant Curriculum
A competency-based educational programme designed in reference to the National Competency Standards for Social Work Practice (2010).
MCKL Social Work Forum & Webinar
Stop The Stigma Against Social Work
Rewarding Career Opportunities as a Qualified Social Worker
News & Highlights
A glocal perspective on social work education
Equipping for Holistic Social Work Competency
Making a career from doing good
The Star News
MCKL - First batch of social work students graduated
Sin Chew News
First Graduating Cohort from MCKL 2021
MCKL Holds Inaugural Social Work Virtual Forum 2021
MCKL holds inaugural social work virtual forum
Social workers: The “uncelebrated” professionals among us
Knowledge and Skills are Essential for being a Professional Social Worker
Sin Chew News
Social Work Can Be A Profession And Not Just A Side Gig
Social Work High Tea Event
Hear from our graduates
Our Co-Founders Vision for Social Work
Heartfelt Words from a Social Worker
Datuk Dr. Denison Jayasooria
Heartfelt Words from A Social Worker
Mdm. Elsie Lee
The Impact of Social Work
Prof. Datuk Dr. Denison Jayasooria
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For over four decades, Methodist College Kuala Lumpur (MCKL) has been providing quality, holistic education in the best of Methodist tradition. MCKL fully embraces the challenges and opportunities of educating and preparing students for further education, professional development, and job careers in the new IR 4.0 environment.
Over 40 years of Proven Track Record
Providing renowned professional pre-university and tertiary programmes.
Internship & Career Opportunities
Strong connection with industry partners to provide real-life working experience and seamless transition to employment.
Industry Revolution 4.0
Operations & learning system in line with the IR 4.0 environment.
Providing flexibility with 100% blended learning via Microsoft cloud learning system.
Nurturing students with Character Formation and Service Learning programmes throughout their studies.
With recognition from the Ministry of Women, Family, and Community Development for contribution in social work industry.
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