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James Cook University (JCU)

  • 28% international / 72% domestic

Master of Social Work (Professional Qualifying)

  • Masters (Coursework)

Further your passion for social work and expand your career opportunities with professional accreditation, recognised by the Australian Association of Social Workers.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
2 years full-time
Course Code
103804, 070091A
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
Domestic Fees
$8,650 per year / $17,300 total
International Fees
$30,400 per year / $60,800 total

About this course

Further your passion for social work and expand your career opportunities with professional accreditation, recognised by the Australian Association of Social Workers.

Entry requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant discipline other than Social Work that includes a minimum of 1 year full-time study in social and behavioural sciences; or equivalent

Study locations

Townsville

Cairns

Career pathways

Master of Social Work Graduates are highly employable and make a difference in a variety of settings.

You could pursue a career in government and non-government organisations throughout Australia or internationally.

Graduates find employment in areas like hospital and community health services, child protection services, youth and family services.

You could work in a range of occupations, such as case work with individuals and families, community work and development roles, or social policy, research and advocacy roles.

How to apply

Complete an online application through our Online Application Portal.

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Social Work courses at James Cook University (JCU).
76.5%
Overall satisfaction
82.4%
Skill scale
67.7%
Teaching scale
79.4%
Employed full-time