Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)

UNSW Sydney

This program is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in social work and combines studies in the areas of social work practice, social and behavioural sciences, and contextual studies. Students will also undertake two separate field placements in this program to gain the necessary practical experience to apply classroom learning in real-life situations.

Course Fee:

International: $152,860

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent.


192 units of credit, including core courses in social work, social research & policy and electives. Students also complete an Honours program which includes a piece of independent or directed research or a professional practice portfolio.

Subjects you can Study:

Social Work

Study Pathways:

Applications for credit transfer will be considered after offers have been made.

Further information:

It is a requirement that students who are undertaking placements in certain government departments and related organisations undergo a criminal record check.


Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kensington 74.25 No Full time 4 years
The University of New South Wales is ranked among the top 50 universities in the world and is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight - a coalition of Australia's leading research intensive universities. par par The main campus is located in Kensington, seven kilometres from Sydney CBD and a short walk from Coogee Beach. Other campuses are UNSW Art and Design in the suburb of Paddington and UNSW Canberra at ADFA.

Provider CRICOS: 00098G

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