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Social Work courses

Start studying for a rewarding career in social work from Victoria University. From disability services through to traditional social work roles, we offer learning at TAFE and degree level. We scored 5 stars in the 2018 Good Universities Guide for skills development for humanities, culture and social sciences, and social work.


Our graduates find employment opportunities across the following sectors:

  • social worker
  • community work
  • disability services.


Our social work courses are provided by the College of Health & Biomedicine and Victoria University Polytechnic.

TAFE certificates & diplomas 1 course

Duration: 1 year
Develop the skills to provide support and training to people with disabilities in community-based and residential settings.

Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 1 course

Duration: 4 years
Create a career that improves the quality of life and develops the potential of individuals, groups and communities. Social workers are involved with people at individual, family, and community levels to bring about change.

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