Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)/Social Research and Policy

UNSW Sydney

This program is designed to prepare students for the professional practice of social work while providing extended study in social science, policy analysis and social research. Students also complete an honours program in Social Work.

Course Fee:

International: $233,680

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent.


264 units of credit, including the program core courses required for the Social Work program, as well as core courses and electives in social research and policy and an approved major.

Subjects you can Study:

Development studies; Economics; Environmental humanities; Human resource management; Indigenous studies; International business; Marketing; Media culture and technology; Politics and international relations; Social research and policy; Social work; and Sociology and anthropology.

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 security check.


Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kensington 72.3 No Full time 5.7 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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