Social Work (Qualifying)

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Social Work

Master of Social Work (Qualifying)

Students complete 96 credit points of units of study, including:
(a) 78 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.

Core Units

SCWK5008
Re-Imagining Child and Family Social Work
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Departmental permission only
Semester 1a
SCWK5009
Poverty and Social Exclusion

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6      Semester 1
Semester 1a
SCWK5010
Social Work Practice
6      Semester 1
SCWK5011
Violence Against Women
6      Intensive May
SCWK5012
Health and Inequality
6      Semester 1
SCWK5004
Practice Learning 1
18    P SCWK5010
Semester 2
SCWK5005
Practice Learning 2A
12    P SCWK5010 and SCWK5004 and 12 additional credit points
Semester 1b
SCWK5006
Practice Learning 2B
6    P SCWK5005
Semester 1
Semester 2
SCWK5007
Social Perspectives on Ageing
6      Semester 2b

Elective Units

SCWK6023
Practice with Indigenous Australians

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6      Semester 1b
SCWK6048
Environmental Change for Social Justice
6      Semester 1
SCWK6902
Social Research
6      Semester 2
SCWK6910
Working with Communities

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6      Semester 2
SCWK6918
Critical Leadership and Society
6      Semester 2
SCWK6943
Practice Theory Development
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
SCWK6944
Dying, Death and Mourning
6      Semester 2
SCWK6949
Global Social Policy
6      Semester 2
SCWK6952
Critical Perspectives on Mental Health
6      Intensive May

Capstone unit

SCWK5003
Integration of Learning
6    P 72 credit points
Semester 1
Semester 2