Do you have a curious mind and want to help people? 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 2019 Good Universities Guide for:
- learner engagement in social work.
- skills development and teaching quality for humanities and social sciences.
Turn your passion for social equity and health science into an exciting profession in the field of speech pathology, sometimes referred to as speech therapy. This Australian-first dual degree will prepare you to change the future for people who have difficulties with oral communication, as well as support their families and broader community.
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Studying social work at VU
At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.
We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.
You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.
Something that really sets VU students apart is the amount of support and resources the University provides them to succeed on placement and beyond. VU staff are incredibly involved and dedicated to ensuring students are achieving their goals and are prepared as well as possible for the work environment.
Our graduates find employment opportunities across the following sectors:
- social worker
- community work
- disability services.
Colleges & schools
Our social work courses are delivered by various colleges and schools across different VU campuses.