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Bachelor of Social Work

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Bachelor

Camperdown

This course prepares you for employment in a diverse and changing field, in which your capacity to transfer knowledge and skills across contexts will be essential.

Entry Requirements

Admission to this course is on the basis of the following criteria:

Admission pathways are open to domestic applicants on the basis of equity or other adjustment factors, including for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants. For details, visit admission pathways.

Credit for previous study
Credit equivalent to 48 credit points in the Bachelor of Social Work is given for a full year of undergraduate study in any field or for a completed Diploma in Community Services or equivalent. Further credit is assessed individually.

Inherent requirements for programs in social work
To assist students to make informed choices about their study, the Sydney School of Education and Social Work has identified inherent requirements for coursework-award courses in social work. In order to successfully complete such a course, students must possess these qualities and skills (PDF).

Study Mode
In person
Domestic Tuition Fees
$6,566 per year
International Tuition Fees
$42,000 per year
ATAR
80
Graduate Satisfaction
86.20%

Bachelor

Camperdown

This course prepares you for employment in a diverse and changing field, in which your capacity to transfer knowledge and skills across contexts will be essential.

Entry Requirements

Admission to this course is on the basis of the following criteria:

Admission pathways are open to domestic applicants on the basis of equity or other adjustment factors, including for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants. For details, visit admission pathways.

Credit for previous study
Credit equivalent to 48 credit points in the Bachelor of Social Work is given for a full year of undergraduate study in any field or for a completed Diploma in Community Services or equivalent. Further credit is assessed individually.

Inherent requirements for programs in social work
To assist students to make informed choices about their study, the Sydney School of Education and Social Work has identified inherent requirements for coursework-award courses in social work. In order to successfully complete such a course, students must possess these qualities and skills (PDF).

Study Mode
In person
Domestic Tuition Fees
$6,566 per year
International Tuition Fees
$42,000 per year
ATAR
80
Graduate Satisfaction
86.20%

Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Autism is an online course that has been designed to provide professionals and parents with the knowledge and skills required to support the successful learning and employment of individuals on the autism spectrum in a variety of school, home and employment settings.

Entry Requirements

A recognised Bachelor degree in any area.

Special Admission Requirements:
Chinese Students Successful completion of 4 TPL Courses overseen by School of Education.

Duration
1 year part-time
Domestic Tuition Fees
$11,280 per year
International Tuition Fees
$12,912 per year

Bachelor

Hobart
This course is designed to enhance the professional skills of health and human service professionals, clinical leaders, managers and policy/planning practitioners working, or aspiring to work in leadership or management positions within the broad health and human service sectors in Australia.
Entry Requirements

Admission requirements

Standard Entry: requires an undergraduate degree from an Australian higher education institution or the equivalent standard in any other institution. This includes a process to assess the equivalency of qualifications received from overseas institutions as approved by the Course Coordinator.

Alternative Entry: Where this standard is not able to be met the following alternative criteria for equivalency can be considered by the Course Coordinator:

  1. Five years of relevant work experience demonstrating the relevance of the course and the prospective student's capacity to successfully undertake postgraduate study including reading, writing, analysis and research.

A record of high achievement with any uncompleted undergraduate study (Distinction Average)

Intake Months
Feb, Jul
Duration
1 year full-time
Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
71.40%
Hobart
Now more than ever compassionate and engaged social workers are needed to help improve the life-chances and wellbeing of people and to combat societal inequality.
Entry Requirements

If you are interested in studying the Bachelor of Social Work (Honours), you will need to meet at least one of the General Entrance Requirements of the University, and the following course-specific entry requirements:

If you are a Year 12 school leaver
  • An ATAR score of 65 or higher (or see Alternative entry pathways below).
If you are a non-school leaver
  • An equivalent ranking calculated by your previous qualifications and work experience.

Talk to us on 1300 363 864 or enquire online about your eligibility.

If you are an international student

Visit International Future Students or enquire online about your eligibility.

Police Record Check

Students will need to obtain a Tasmania Police Schedule 1 National Police Record Check and Working with Vulnerable Persons and Children Check to meet pre-practicum requirements.

Safety in Practice Compliance

Students will also need to complete a Safety in Practice Agreement to meet practicum prerequisite requirements.

Intake Months
Feb
Duration
4 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
International Tuition Fees
$29,450 per year / $117,800 total
Graduate Satisfaction
71.40%

Bachelor

Hobart
Now more than ever compassionate and engaged social workers are needed to help improve the life-chances and wellbeing of people and to combat societal inequality.
Entry Requirements

If you are interested in studying the Bachelor of Social Work (Honours), you will need to meet at least one of the General Entrance Requirements of the University, and the following course-specific entry requirements:

If you are a Year 12 school leaver
  • An ATAR score of 65 or higher (or see Alternative entry pathways below).
If you are a non-school leaver
  • An equivalent ranking calculated by your previous qualifications and work experience.

Talk to us on 1300 363 864 or enquire online about your eligibility.

If you are an international student

Visit International Future Students or enquire online about your eligibility.

Police Record Check

Students will need to obtain a Tasmania Police Schedule 1 National Police Record Check and Working with Vulnerable Persons and Children Check to meet pre-practicum requirements.

Safety in Practice Compliance

Students will also need to complete a Safety in Practice Agreement to meet practicum prerequisite requirements.

Intake Months
Feb
Duration
4 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
International Tuition Fees
$29,450 per year / $117,800 total
Graduate Satisfaction
71.40%

Graduate Certificate

Cairns
Make a difference to global futures with the University ranked #1 in the world for collaborative partnerships for the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).* Gain specialist skills and expertise to elevate your existing position or...
Intake Months
Jul, Feb
Study Mode
In person, Online
Domestic Tuition Fees
$13,660 per year
International Tuition Fees
$13,660 per year

Bachelor (Honours)

Melbourne City
Become a social worker. Gain skills in the complex issues of human rights and social justice.
Intake Months
Feb
Duration
4 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
International Tuition Fees
$30,720 per year / $122,880 total
ATAR
72

Masters (Coursework)

Townsville, External
This dynamic and internationally recognised joint Masters degree provides students the opportunity to develop advanced business acumen, leadership and diplomacy skills demanded of professionals in the 21st century. The skills and knowledge gained through this degree are immediately applicable and highly valued by employers.
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
Online, In person

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