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Bachelor of Social Work

Bachelor of Social Work

Understand success. Lead a progressive career in psychology
Duration
4 Years Full Time
Bachelor
CRICOS Code: 084932E
Australian Qualification Framework: 7
Available at
ACAP Sydney, ACAP Melbourne
Study modes
Industry work placement
1,000 hours (two field education placements)
Entry requirements
Fees
Fee help available
Start dates
Professional Accreditation

Be intrigued by the human mind

Overview

You’re passionate, you see the opportunities and you want to make a positive difference in your community. Our Bachelor of Social Work gives you deep insight into why we behave the way we do and strategies to help guide people in need.

Your passion for helping others will pave the way for many rewarding health and welfare career paths, where demand continues to grow.

It is a requirement of this course for students to complete two field education placements totalling 1,000 hours, helping you graduate with applied skills. The accrediting body may have additional requirements, including minimum English language, to meet professional accreditation standards. For more information on meeting those requirements visit aasw.asn.au.

This course has been accredited by the Navitas Professional Institute (NPI) under its self-accrediting authority.

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What you'll learn

Expertise in human behaviour forms the foundation of all our courses including our Bachelor of Social Work.

EXPLORE WITH AN APPLIED FOCUS:

Psychology of Health and Wellness
Development Psychology
Social Work Theories
Cultural Diversity
International Social Work
Interpersonal, Family and Structural Violence
Mental Health
Indigenous Social Work
Ageing and Disability Social Work

Course structure

Additional majors

This course is made up of 28 units

Pathways for future study

Graduates of this course can continue their studies with a Master of Social Work (Qualifying).

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Classes at ACAP have a personal touch. I am able to express my opinions and grow through my teachers’ life experiences and constructive support. Cliff, Bachelor of Social Work
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As an international student, I was overwhelmed when I first started at ACAP but the support from staff made the academic journey comfortable. The practical learning environment with continuous support has unquestionably made me well equipped to develop my career in social work. Kalpana, Master of Social Work (Qualifying)

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Chat to one of our ACAP course advisors to make sure you’re picking the right course for your goals. Think about funding options, and whether full-time or part-time study suits your commitments. We’ve also got some entry requirements and practical components to complete. Before you start studying at ACAP, check out the services and support available to students. Feel free to get in touch with us
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