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Australian Catholic University (ACU)

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Master of Social Work

  • Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Social Work prepares students for practice as professional social workers.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Course Code
066741F
Study Mode
In person
Fees
$6,560 per year / $13,120 total
Financial Support
Austudy

About this course

The Master of Social Work prepares students for practice as professional social workers. This is an Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) accredited qualification. It is an entry qualification into the social work profession and has been determined to meet the Australian Social Work Education and Accreditation Standards (ASWEAS). The Master of Social Work is a vibrant and challenging program that encourages students to build on their existing knowledge and experience as well as providing a sound understanding of social work values and practice approaches. Throughout the course there is an emphasis on social justice, human rights, and on achieving the best possible outcomes for the most marginalised and disadvantaged members of our community. Students will be taught by leading social work practitioners and academics and there is a strong focus on experiential learning throughout the course.

Entry requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

Brisbane, QLD

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Social Work courses at Australian Catholic University (ACU).
69.7%
Overall satisfaction
78.7%
Skill scale
61%
Teaching scale
69.4%
Employed full-time
$64k
Average salary