Department of Social Work

Dr BJ Mohapi

College of Human Sciences
School of Social Sciences
Department: Social Work
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 012 429 6538


  • D.Phil

Fields of academic interests

  • Expanded Public Works Programme
  • Psychosocial Aspect of HIV and AIDS
  • Life Skillls
  • Social Development Approach
  • Strengths Perspective
  • Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities

Field of Specialisation

  • Women
  • Youth
  • Persons with Disabilities
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Qualitative Research
  • Quantitative Research
  • Group work
  • Community Development

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

  • Registered with SACSSP


  • Life skills as a behaviour change strategy in the context of HIV and AIDS
  • HIV and AIDS Curriculum Integration


  • The social sector of the EPWP and the empowerment of vulnerable groups
  • Rendering services in a maximum correctional facility: Social workers’ experiences