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About

This Master of Social Work from The University of Western Australia prepares beginning social work practitioners for employment in local, State and international human services agencies.

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Overview

This is for students with any undergraduate degree who would like to pursue a professional qualification in social work.

About The Course

The Master of Social Work from The University of Western Australia prepares beginning social work practitioners for employment in local, State and international human services agencies. The course is accredited by the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) and is regarded as a qualifying master's course.

Career Pathways

Social workers work with individuals, families, groups, organisations and communities to create positive outcomes and to empower marginalised or disenfranchised members of society. They promote change at individual, family, community and policy levels.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work Knowledge, Theory and Values
  • Indigenous People and Social Work
  • Field Education: First Placement
  • Social Work in Health and Human Services Contexts Par
  • Field Education: Final Placement
  • Introduction to Psychosocial Theory 
  • Introduction to Social Work Methods 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

96 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).
7
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.
70

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 065091K

  • a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA and 
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 60 per cent or equivalent as recognised by UWA.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 64400 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Domestic Average Annual Fee - $9,094.47 (Commonwealth supported students).

Funding

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

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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