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Social Work

Flinders University

24 months
34500 AUD/year
24912 AUD/year
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The Social Work degree from Flinders University is a coursework program designed to provide higher degree coursework and meets the standards set by the Australian Association of Social Workers. 

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Develop the knowledge and skills to practise responsibly and reflectively as a professional social worker.

The course is available via graduate entry or qualified social worker entry.

Your career 

Graduates of the Social Work degree from Flinders University can go on to secure positions in a variety of settings within a framework of relevant legislation and procedures, supporting individuals, families, and groups within the community.

Potential occupations include:

  • community services project officer
  • social worker
  • case manager
  • advocacy worker
  • mental health worker
  • social research officer
  • youth pathways project officer.

Potential employers include:

  • governmental departments
  • hospitals
  • health and community centres
  • correctional services
  • local government
  • community service departments
  • for-profit human services
  • non-government welfare agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work Theories 
  • Social Work with Diverse Populations  
  • Engaging in Professional Contexts  
  • First Placement   
  • Complexities in Work with Children and Families  
  • Social Work Research in Practice Settings 
  • Social Work with Groups and Communities 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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72 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 019222G 

  • Applicants must normally hold a bachelor degree with a competitive GPA. International applicants will be required to complete two intensive foundation topics. These topics run for one week only prior to the start of first and second semesters. The study of the foundation topics will not incur a tuition fee.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    24912 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24912 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • $8,021 (Commonwealth supported)

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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