The Bachelor of Social Work equips you with the knowledge and skills to enhance the wellbeing of others through an understanding of policy, socioeconomic factors and social justice issues. If you are passionate about human rights and have a strong sense of social justice, this is the perfect course to begin your journey towards a rewarding career in social work. Want to graduate with the skills and professional experience to launch a career in helping others? In this course, you will gain the skills to work effectively with individuals, families and communities to address key factors causing inequality. Enabling social change, you will help to improve the quality of life for those who need it most. With an emphasis on progressive, student-centred teaching practices, we ensure you will be learning the latest approaches and techniques for a career improving the lives of others. You will cover contemporary social topics including: 1.human behaviour 2.ublic policy 3.processes and interventions 4.social justice. You will gain an understanding of a range of social research methods and contemporary health issues - learning how to design and conduct research relevant to social work practice. The practice education placements included within this course will give you invaluable experience as you learn from qualified social work practitioners who have a minimum of two years work experience. You will complete two placements of 500 hours each, in a variety of communities and workplaces in metropolitan and regional settings. This ensures you will gain multiple perspectives and will help you graduate job-ready. The Bachelor of Social Work is an Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) accredited qualification, so you will graduate with an entry qualification into the social work profession. Fees and scholarships Fee information Estimated tuition fee - full-fee paying place Not applicable Estimated tuition fee - (CSP)? $7,083 - Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS) Learn more about fees. The tuition fees you pay will depend on the units you choose to study as each unit has its own costs. The 'Estimated tuition fee' is provided as a guide only based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. The cost will vary depending on the units you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and any approved Recognition of Prior Learning you have. Each unit you enrol in has a credit point value. The 'Estimated tuition fee' is calculated by adding together 8 credit points of a typical combination of units for that course. Eight credit points is used as it represents a typical full-time enrolment load for a year. You can find the credit point value of each unit under the Unit Description by searching for the unit in the Handbook. Learn more about fees and available payment options. Scholarship options A Deakin scholarship could help you pay for your course fees, living costs and study materials. If you've got something special to offer Deakin - or maybe you just need a bit of extra support - we've got a scholarship opportunity for you. Search or browse through our scholarships
|CRICOS Code||For the course code, kindly refer to the university website.|
|Institution Name||Deakin University|
|Campus Location||Waterfront (Geelong) Cloud (online)|
|Course Duration||4 years full-time or part-time equivalent.|
|Course University||Deakin University|
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