Course Description

The Master of Advanced Social Work (Research) allows students to combine coursework with extensive independent research in social work. It encourages an advanced practice-oriented and theoretical approach, and supports self-directed, lifelong learning.

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Duration

2 years full time, 4 years part time

Starting dates

February, July

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Social Work postgraduate courses at University of Melbourne rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 75.0% (national average 71.7%)
Improved skills: 84.3% (national average 78.7%)
Overall satisfaction: 87.0% (national average 83.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Melbourne. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Social Work postgraduate courses at University of Melbourne had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 84.0% (national average 78.1%)
Studying full time: 4.3% (national average 5.6%)
Median full time salary: $60,000 (national average $67,800)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 064990E

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