Are you an international student with a curious mind who wants 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 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.

Bachelor of Social Work
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.
Fees

2020: A$13,100*
* fee per semester

Intakes
2020: February
Campus
Footscray Nicholson
Duration
4 years

Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated)

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

Fees

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

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

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
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.
Campus
City Flinders
Duration
1000 hours

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.

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