Social Work (Qualifying) – course notices


All Australian and NZ citizens, and Australian permanent residents are offered a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP). The Master of Social Work (Qualifying) 2013 CSP fees are $5868 per year ($2934 per semester). Permanent residents and NZ citizens must pay upfront but Australian citizens can choose to defer payment to the tax system via a HECS-HELP loan arranged on enrolment day (bring your tax file number with you). This option costs 10 per cent more than paying upfront.

All students paying upfront will be sent an invoice shortly after enrolment.

Further information about fees is published on


The timetable (pdf, 91kB) for the Master of Social Work (Qualifying) program is provided for download the faculty's student administration. To ensure they are allocated to tutorial groups, all students must also download a personal timetable from the MyUni self-administration website during O-Week. Semester dates can be viewed on the University's Timetable website.

Course handbooks

The 2013 handbook entry is part of the 2013 Education and Social Work Undergraduate and Graduate Entry Handbook. It can be viewed on Handbooks Online.

The handbook contains information about enrolments, the course program and calendar, the names and contact details for key academic and administrative staff, lists of units of study, course policies and regulations, and Senate resolutions affecting the degrees.


MSW(Q) candidates are eligible for a number of scholarships offered by the University, the faculty and other bodies. Information about University and faculty scholarships and prizes is available from the Scholarships and prizes section of the faculty website.

Graduation dates

Information about graduations, including graduation dates, is available from the graduations website.