Social Work – Definition and Meaning, Basic Concepts – Social Service, Social
Development, Social Change, Social Welfare and Social Security; Historical background
of Social Work in India, Contributions of Mahatma Gandhi to Constructive Social Work,
Social Reform Movements, Social Work Profession – Definition and Meaning;
Philosophy - Values, Beliefs and Principals, Goals and Functions. Methods of Social
Work- Case Work, Group Work, Community Organisation and Social Action, Social
Work Research and Statistics, Social Work Administration.