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Master of Social Work in Perth

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Masters (Coursework)

Camperdown

The Master of Philosophy involves research and advanced coursework.

Duration
1 - 2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
International Tuition Fees
$40,000 per year / $40,000 total
Graduate Satisfaction
81.90%

Masters (Coursework)

Berwick, Ballarat - Mt Helen
Be an advocate for social justice and human rights. Make a real difference to the lives of people in need.
Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person

Masters (Coursework)

Casuarina
This course provides you with the knowledge and skills required for employment as an accredited social work practitioner. You will learn to work with individuals, families, groups and communities to create positive change.
Entry Requirements
Successful completion of: If you do not meet the requirement of one-year full-time study in behavioural or social science you should apply for the . Due to professional recognition, applicants who have completed a Bachelor of Social Work undergraduate degree are not eligible for entry into this course. To gain entry into Charles Darwin University, all Higher Education applicants must satisfy the University's English Language Proficiency Requirements for their chosen course of study. International applicants will be required to supply evidence of this at the time of application. The minimum English language requirement for this course is met by either: * All tests are valid for two years from the date of the test to the date of commencement at CDU, unless otherwise specified. * Where applicable, international applicants must also satisfy the (DHA) English language requirements for student visa applications. Do you have a question regarding English requirements at CDU? Please email: international@cdu.edu.au.
Duration
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Study Mode
In person, Online

Masters (Coursework)

Cloud (Online)
With a Master of Social Work, you'll have the skills, experience and platform to protect the vulnerable, fight social injustice and help those from disadvantaged circumstances turn their lives around.
Entry Requirements

Deakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of Admission categories.

All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.

Please note that meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee selection, which is based on merit, likelihood of success and availability of places in the course.

For more information on the Admission Criteria and Selection (Higher Education Courses) Policy visit the Deakin Policy Library

Entry will be based on performance in:

  • Bachelor degree in a related discipline, with two units in the study of human behaviour and two units in the study of society.

Examples of units in human behaviour include anything behavioural science related, including:

  • Psychology, research and policy related fields
  • Counselling or therapeutic roles in areas such as play therapy, rehabilitation counselling, art therapy, music therapy, and disability and inclusion
  • Clinical areas such as child development, drug and alcohol work, medicine, emergency services, working with older people, working with people with a disability, and education
  • Allied health areas such as midwifery, occupational therapy/health, nursing, audiology, health promotion, physiotherapy

Examples of units in study of society include:

  • Social science
  • Anthropology
  • Political science
  • International relations
  • Community development
  • Economics: with a health or social focus
  • Health and sustainability
  • Public health
  • Health promotion,
  • Geography
  • Criminology
  • Indigenous studies

Applicants must have a recognised university qualification with at least two units in a study of the human behaviour and two units in the study of society. Preference may be given to applicants with relevant work experience. Selection criteria will also be based on undergraduate academic results.

Inherent requirements

Applications are accepted from students who possess the skills and prerequisites required to complete the course, gain professional certification and practise safely. The inherent requirements of the course are available here.

Duration
4 years part-time
Study Mode
Online

Masters (Research)

Mildura, Bendigo, Albury-Wodonga, Melbourne
This course requires you to complete a research program in social work, to attend research seminars and submit a thesis on an approved subject.
Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
International Tuition Fees
$39,200 per year / $78,400 total

Masters (Research)

Werribee, St Albans, Footscray Park, City Flinders
Complete a masters that contributes to industry or community development - in just one year. Victoria University's Master of Research Practice recognises honours qualifications, letting you graduate sooner.
Duration
1 year full-time
Study Mode
In person, Online

Masters (Coursework)

Kensington
The Master of Counselling Social Work is a two-year part-time degree designed for those already employed in the social work field. You will undertake in-depth analysis of your own social work practice and be encouraged to participate in interactive theory seminars. Adopting a contextual and relational approach to counselling, you will study systemic family therapy and narrative therapy. The degree also explores key aspects of other approaches such as psychodynamic and interpersonal psychotherapies, cognitive/behavioural therapies, and trauma-based and mindfulness-based avenues.
Duration
2 years part-time
Study Mode
In person
Domestic Tuition Fees
$26,880 per year

Masters (Research)

Cloud (Online), Waterfront (Geelong)
If you are a qualified social worker, undertake further research training to develop expertise relevant to your practice.
Entry Requirements

Deakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of Admission categories.

All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.

Please note that meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee selection, which is based on merit, likelihood of success and availability of places in the course.

For more information on the Admission Criteria and Selection (Higher Education Courses) Policy visit the Deakin Policy Library

Applicants must have demonstrated evidence of a high standard of research ability. This is normally an Honours year to H2B (60%+) standard, or a coursework master degree with a substantial thesis. However, other evidence of research ability may be considered and could include a thesis as part of an international undergraduate degree; relevant refereed publications; research awards; or research experience.

For more information please visit the Deakin Research - Higher Degrees by Research page.

Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person, Online

Masters (Coursework)

Armidale
The Master of Social Work (Professional Qualifying) provides graduates with the theoretical and practical skills required to work as a professional social worker, an occupation that the Australian government predicts will continue to experience very...
Entry Requirements

1. A candidate shall hold an AQF Level 7 three year undergraduate degree in a discipline other than social work from a recognised university, which includes the equivalent of one year of full-time study, 48 credit points (8 units or equivalent) in any Social Science Discipline as defined by the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia. In other words, the 48 credit points may include units in courses such as Accounting, Anthropology, Economics, Education, Geography, History, Law, Linguistics, Marketing, Management, Political Science, Social Medicine, Sociology, Statistics, etc.

2. Candidates who have not completed one year of study of social science units but have completed a health / allied health or physical science degree should complete:

(a) at least 6 credit points (1 unit or equivalent) of studies in Sociology; and

(b) at least 6 credit points (1 unit or equivalent) of studies in Social Policy.

Such candidates may be permitted to enrol and complete the pre-requisite units concurrently while enrolling in the approved units for the Master of Social Work (Professional Qualifying).

3. Where a candidate holds an international qualification in social work that does not meet the Australian Association of Social Workers eligibility for membership, admission may be sought to the degree through permission from the Social Work Course Coordinator. However, the candidate will be individually responsible for contacting the Australian Association of Social Workers regarding eligibility for membership based on their individual circumstances.

4. Applicants must meet the University's English Language Requirements for Admission Rule.

Duration
2 years full-time, 6 years part-time
Study Mode
In person, Online

Masters (Coursework)

Canberra, Strathfield, Brisbane
Entry Requirements

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

To be eligible for admission to the course, applicants must have:

  1. Completed a Bachelor degree equivalent to an Australian Bachelor Degree in a related field which includes at least one year full-time study in the social and behavioural sciences.

    These units may include psychology, sociology, anthropology, policy studies, history, law, health and disability, technology, philosophy, indigenous studies, culture and human diversity, media study, gender studies, social theory and population studies.

    AND
  2. The undergraduate degree must have at least one unit in human behaviour AND one unit in sociology.

International students must have completed the above prerequisites AND demonstrate an overall academic IELTS of 7.0 or above (with an individual score of 7.0 or above in writing, speaking, listening and reading).

*Disclaimer: The Course entry requirements above are for 2020 Admission.

Duration
2 years full-time