Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Social Workers build relationships with individuals, groups and communities and advocate by being in the space between an individual and the broader community. Their mission is to help and empower people to overcome particular problems, and to champion the rights of disadvantaged groups to create a fairer, more inclusive society. This program combines core knowledge and skills in social work, social policy and research. During the program, students will learn about social work and the law, human development, professional ethics, and the principles and ideas that guide social workers.


  • 64 units
  • 1000 hours of supervised clinical practice


  • Child, youth and family
  • Health and ageing
  • Mental health

Standard entry requirements

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English


Australian Association of Social Workers

Study pathways

Graduates may go on to complete further studies in coursework and research programs.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
St Lucia International: $134,178
  • OP: 12/73
  • Part-time : 8 years
  • Full-time : 4 years

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