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Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) - Bachelor of Arts

University of New South Wales

66 months
42165 AUD/year
14585 AUD/year
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The flexibility of the Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) - Bachelor of Arts degree from University of New South Wales allows you to pursue your interests and career aspirations across a range of disciplines within the humanities and social sciences, including languages, arts, history, philosophy and business.  


Broaden your career options by studying the Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) - Bachelor of Arts degree from University of New South Wales.

The Social Work component teaches you to understand people, giving you the skills to help them through challenging times such as homelessness, addiction, abuse, mental illness, poverty, ageing and discrimination.

Studies in the areas of social work practice, contextual studies, and social and behavioural sciences equip you to find solutions to help people reduce stress and improve their quality of life. 

There is a strong emphasis on practical skills, which includes work with Aboriginal people, counselling skills, community and group work, ethical practice, working with mental health and trauma, and child protection.

In whichever area you choose to study, you will develop transferable skills and in-depth knowledge, and gain the tools to think critically, communicate effectively and conduct independent research.

Career opportunities

  • Social worker
  • Political adviser
  • Researcher
  • Diplomat
  • Academic

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Culture, Experience and Change 
  • Rethinking the Social 
  • Psychology IA 
  • Lifespan, Health and Resilience 
  • Policy and Society  
  • Social Research and Society 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 66 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.


264 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 074888J 

  • You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations and this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.
  • If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you will be given an offer to study at UNSW. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42165 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42165 AUD per year during 66 months.
  • National

    14585 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14585 AUD per year during 66 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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