Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)

Course Features

  • Price: AU$25 392
  • Level: Degree
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Desciptions

The Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) at CQUniversity offers you highly experienced teaching staff and excellent online resources, designed to guide and support you throughout the course.

Your learning is further supported by a three-day, on-campus residential school per term. This combination of face-to-face learning and regular online activities will equip you with advanced level of skills including critical reflection, self-directed research and learning, problem solving and teamwork.

At CQUniversity our education and training focuses on learning from contemporary social work scenarios and you will benefit from our established industry relationships, as well as our student exchange programs with several international universities, providing you with the opportunity to build professional  networks.

The course incorporates two unpaid field education experiences, allowing you to gain valuable insights that may further increase your employability.

The compulsory fourth year of the course is the honours year, and will prepare you should you wish to contribute to societal change through a professional career in social work research. The Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) at CQUniversity offers you highly experienced teaching staff  and excellent online resources, designed to guide and support you throughout the course.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) will prepare you for numerous career paths including professional practice with individuals, groups, families, organisations, neighbourhoods and communities. The majority of social work qualifications in Australia are generic, meaning they prepare graduates to enter numerous sectors in the human services field including:

  • child protection
  • health
  • probation and corrections
  • aged care
  • mental health
  • high school service
  • family relationships
  • community corrections.

If you do not wish to enter into direct practice with client groups you may consider a career in areas such as:

  • project management
  • policy analysis and practice
  • community development.

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION

This course is accredited by the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).

Entry Requirement

Entry Requirement: Year 12 equivalent

Intakes & Course Duration

Intakes: March, July

Course Duration: 4 years

Study Campus/ University
  • Central Queensland University

    Central Queensland University is an Australian dual sector university based in Queensland. Its main campus is in Norman Gardens in Rockhampton.