LISSAH offers both Bachelor’s (BSW) & Master's Degree (MSW) in Social Work to train young men/women as professional Social Workers. The course offers basic knowledge, skills and values of social work along with current trends like community health, gender and development, family life education etc. The course provides great opportunities for the students in organization exposure, career identification and personality development
A wide variety of career opportunities exist for qualified social workers in statutory, voluntary and independent sectors.
BA English with Journalism and Audio Visual Communication is a coveted course of study. After the completion of this course, students can go for M A English Literature or M. C. J. (Master of Communication Journalism) or any P G course which requires a degree as a basic qualification (MSW, MBA etc.) After completing this course and its Post Graduation (PG), students can be placed in various positions like: Teaching, Print and Visual Media, Event Management, Web Journalism, Corporate Advertising, Amateur/ Professional Reporting, Opening to the wide world of literature as critics, writers etc.
This programme gives an orientation to students on health, health care and mental health. Students have opportunities to work in Medical, Psychiatric and Community health settings. There is also scope for placement in substance abuse prevention programmes, Hospitals, Child guidance and counselling centres, schools, research organisations and public health programmes in both the Government and voluntary sector at National and International levels.
The specialisation qualifies students to work in natural resources management, gender justice, human rights, education, health and disaster management. Job opportunities also exist as project officers in various Government and non-Government agencies, and development consultants at National and International levels.
Employment opportunities in police in prisons, juvenile homes, social welfare departments and other departments involved in correctional work with adult offenders and juvenile delinquents; in voluntary organisations; walking with women in distress, children in difficult circumstances, human rights organisations, Research and Teaching Institutes
The course provides wide range of opportunities in counselling, rural & urban development programmes, literacy mission, and in various government & non-government organizations
It will help the students to assess psychological problems & formulate straggles and apply in the field of counselling, and psychiatric settings