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Graduate Diploma in Advanced Social Work

The University of Western Australia

12 months
Duration
36400 AUD/year
20800 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This Graduate Diploma in Advanced Social Work from The University of Western Australia is open to social work graduates with a minimum of two years' experience as a professional social worker.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Graduate Diploma in Advanced Social Work from The University of Western Australia involves two compulsory units and a choice from a range of other advanced social work units, depending on availability. Areas available for study include family-based practice, community and statutory practice, gender and cultural issues, issues of disability, as well as management. The Graduate Diploma in Advanced Social Work is a one-year full-time course, or up to four years part time.

Career Pathways

This course will provide skills, expertise, knowledge and understanding, which will assist you in taking the next step in your career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory for Practice 
  • Research Methods
  • Advanced Community Practice 
  • Professional Supervision 
  • Group Work  
  • Indigenous Policy and Practice 
  • Health and Human Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
82

Credits

48 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
82

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS CODE 024808F 

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—

  • a relevant bachelor's degree or graduate certificate1, or an equivalent qualification, as recognized by UWA; and
  • at least two years of experience as a professionally qualified social worker.
  • 1A relevant graduate certificate includes a Graduate Certificate in Social Work, Graduate Certificate in Child Protection Practice, and Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Practice.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    36400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36400 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    20800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20800 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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