On your way to a satisfying career, you will study specialized social work courses, society and social arrangements, human behaviour and development, human services provision and counselling approaches and techniques to name a few core study areas.
You will complete two 500 hour field placements in your degree. Field placements give you the chance to put your academic knowledge and skills into practice, develop new ones and sample social work practice in the real world.
Studying Bachelor of Social Work offered at Griffith University you will become highly proficient in all core areas of social work theory and practice, develop critical thinking and reflective skills and be prepared for practice grounded in the values and ethics of the profession - social justice, diversity, equity and a commitment to the rights and needs of the people with whom you work.
Graduates of Griffith University's Bachelor of Social Work are ethical and innovative thinkers, effective communicators, problem solvers, change facilitators and leaders.
The social work program prepares you for a wide range of social work roles that involve practice with individuals, families and communities.
You may consider careers in child protection, youth work, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander services, child and family welfare, youth and adult offending, disability, hospital and community health settings, mental health, community development work, employment and income support, counselling, aged care, work with migrants and refugees, policy planning and development, management and administration, research and even private practice.
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- Human Services Processes
- Social Theory
- Equity and Diversity
- Language and Communication for Health
- Human Behaviour
- Human Services Structures
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- 48 months
- 96 months
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DisciplinesSocial Work View 69 other Bachelors in Social Work in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Standard academic entry to our undergraduate degrees requires completion of secondary school comparable to Australian Year 12 or equivalent academic achievement
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International29500 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29500 AUD per year during 48 months.
National10500 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10500 AUD per year during 48 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.