Curtin University

Master of Social Work (Qualifying)

Curtin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00301J

The Master of Social Work (Qualifying) course is a mid-year entry, fast-track option to becoming a social worker for those who already hold a bachelor or postgraduate degree in a related area. Social work draws on knowledge from a range of disciplines including sociology psychology, politics, philosophy, health and economics. Social workers are committed to social justice, human rights and social change. They work with and alongside individuals, groups and communities to improve people

Structure

Detailed information about the course structure is available through official Curtin pages: http://handbook.curtin.edu.au/courses/32/321989.html

Subjects

  • This graduate entry Masters course offers students a fast-track option to becoming a social worker. The course commences mid-year, in Study Period 7, then three units follow on in semester 2, one in study period 1, and fieldwork then occurs during semester 1 of the second year. Semester 2 of the second year has three units, and then final fieldwork placement occurs in semester 1 of the next calendar year. Students will develop knowledge, skills and values to work with individuals and groups across the lifespan, studying human behaviour and complex social processes.

Standard entry requirements

Please refer to https://study.curtin.edu.au/offering/course-pg-master-of-social-work-qualifying--mg-scwkv1/ for further information on entry to this course.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Curtin Perth No
  • Full-time : 2 years

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