Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00213J

This program aims to develop competent professionals in a range of human service roles such as community development worker, welfare worker, counsellor, child care officer, disability services worker, correctional counsellor or community correctional officer.

Structure

The program offers the choice of specialisation in child and family services, disability services or services to young people.

Subjects

  • Human services

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12, or equivalent
  • Assumed knowledge: English, or Literature, or English and Literature, or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 & 4, C).

Recognition

Graduates are eligible to apply for membership of the Australian Community Workers Association (ACWA).

Study pathways

Students may be able to claim credit for part of their course, on the basis of completed or partially completed studies, and other assessable learning outcomes.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Kelvin Grove
  • OP: 14/68
Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

Further information

Blue Card and Hepatitis B vaccination prior to commencing the placement components in this course. Diphtheria, Measles, Mumps, Pertussis (Whooping Cough), Rubella, Tetanus and Varicella (Chicken Pox) vaccinations are mandatory for all students attending a Queensland Health facility for placement. Hepatitis A, Influenza and Poliomyelitis are highly recommended for all Health students. QUT offers a range of scholarships that provide real support for students. Our offer guarantee can give you peace of mind about your study choices. If you receive an ATAR or selection rank equal to or higher than the offer guarantee, you are guaranteed a place in the course regardless of the threshold. This means that when you know your ATAR or selection rank you can check your eligibility for a QUT course before receiving an offer. You still need to lodge a QTAC application by the closing date. A small number of courses do not participate in the offer guarantee scheme.

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