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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 degree level.

Careers

Our graduates find employment opportunities across the following sectors:

  • social worker
  • community work
  • disability services.

Colleges

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

Short courses 1 course

Code:
VNEAP
Duration:
1000 hours
Campus:
City Flinders
EAP is a university and TAFE preparation course. It is designed for students with upper intermediate to advanced levels of English who want to gain admission to an Australian TAFE, undergraduate or postgraduate course.

Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 1 course

Code:
ABSW
Fees:

2019: A$11,700*
* fee per semester

Intakes:
2019: February
Duration:
4 years
Campus:
Footscray Nicholson
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.

Postgraduate research 1 course

Postgraduate Research

Research postgraduate

Our Office for Research provides support to our current and future researchers, such as:

  • identify a research topic
  • find a supervisor
  • apply for research supervision or grants.
Code:
UPSA
Fees:

2019: A$14,000** fee per semester

Intakes:
2019: February and July
Duration:
4 years
Campus:
Footscray Nicholson, Footscray Park

Learn best-practice research methods, then apply them to ground-breaking study, with an integrated PhD in society and culture.

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