The Social Work from The University of Western Australia is led by highly qualified, experienced, research-active and accessible experts in the field, with strong ties to the profession and community services and you will benefit from our research-led teaching, based on up-to-date data allowing you to apply the most relevant theory to your social work practice.
The Master of Social Work is the most established Masters course in WA, with Social Work being first taught at UWA in 1965 and is accredited by the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).
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.
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- Social Work Thinking and Identity
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Knowledges and Practices for Social Work
- Field Education: First Placement
- Social Work Methods: Consolidating Theory and Practice
- Research Methods in Social Work
- Applied Social Work Practices
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesSocial Work Sociology View 58 other Masters in Sociology in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS CODE: 065091K
To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—
- a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA. and
- the equivalent of a Faculty Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 5.0.
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International32200 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 64400 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.
National20100 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 40200 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.
Living costs for Perth
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.