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Social Work (Qualifying)

Unit of study table

Master of Social Work (Qualifying)

Students complete 96 credit points of units of study, including:
(a) 72 credit points of core units, including:
(i) a 6 credit point capstone unit in their final semester; and
(b) 18 credit points of elective units, including a minimum of one research unit.
Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites
C: Corequisites N: Prohibition

Core units

SCWK5008
Re-Imagining Child and Family Social Work
6     
SCWK5010
Social Work Practice
6     
SCWK5011
Violence Against Women
6     
SCWK5004
Practice Learning 1
18    SCWK5010
SCWK5005
Practice Learning 2A
12    SCWK5010 and SCWK5004 and 12 additional credit points
SCWK5006
Practice Learning 2B
6    SCWK5005
SCWK5007
Social Perspectives on Ageing
6     
SCWK6023
Practice with Indigenous Australians
6     
SCWK6952
Critical Perspectives on Mental Health
6     

Elective units

SCWK5009
Poverty and Social Exclusion

6     
SCWK5012
Health and Inequality

6     
SCWK6048
Environmental Change for Social Justice
6     
SCWK6902
Social Research
6     
SCWK6910
Working with Communities

6  
SCWK6918
Critical Leadership and Society
6  
SCWK6943
Practice Theory Development
6     
SCWK6944
Dying, Death and Mourning
6     
SCWK6948
Social Policy Frameworks
6     
SCWK6949
Global Social Policy
6     

Capstone unit

SCWK5003
Integration of Learning
6    72 credit points