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Social Work (Qualifying) 

University of Tasmania

Master On Campus
24 months
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34544 AUD/year
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About

This Master of Social Work (Qualifying) from University of Tasmania provides graduates with a professional postgraduate qualification in social work. It is for people who have completed degrees with components of social and behavioural science. 

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Overview

The Master of Social Work (Qualifying) from University of Tasmania aims to provide graduates with knowledge and skill for professional practice in contemporary social work and human services and with a strong commitment to social justice and human rights.

Objectives 

It is designed specifically for people who have completed degrees with components of social and behavioural science. 

The course aims to provide graduates with knowledge and skill for professional practice in contemporary social work and human services and with a strong commitment to social justice and human rights.

Upon completion of the course graduates will be able to:

  • understand and critically assess key aspects of contemporary cultures and society and their relevance to the social work profession;
  • employ relevant theories and skills for in-depth analysis and ethical engagement with individuals, families, groups, policies, organisations and communities across a range of contexts;
  • demonstrate commitment to human rights, social justice, non-oppression and sustainable change;
  • exercise skills of critical and independent thinking, reflection and judgement;
  • demonstrate flexibility and engagement in solving complex problems and applying knowledge and skills to new situations and practice contexts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work Theories, Values and Frameworks for 21st Century Practice
  • Social Work Practicum
  • Social Work in Context
  • Research & Policy for Change
  • Contexts of Social Work Practice 
  • Direct Practice & Professional Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Students living overseas should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to semester start date.

Language

English

Credits

200 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 098281J 

Applicants for the Master of Social Work (Qualifying) degree will have:

  • a completed three year degree other than social work from the University of Tasmania or a recognised university in a related field with relevant units in the social and behavioural sciences (psychology, nursing, education, arts); OR
  • a completed degree (or equivalent) in a non-related field. They will be required to complete 8 x 12.5% units of the BSW(Hons), which includes 4 required 200 level units (Discipline and Degree Core Knowledge units) and 4 electives (Experience and Engagement units) that include at least one unit with a focus on studies of the individual/behavioural science.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34544 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 69088 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in.

Funding

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