Bachelor of Social Work with Honours (R4B)

Overview  2020

ATAR

ATAR Clearly-In Rank

Clearly-in Rank

The Clearly-in Rank is the lowest score at which students were granted entry in the first offer round in 2015.

The Clearly-in rank should be used as a guide for entry. Note: entry to some courses requires a combination of criteria (ie. folio, interview, GMAT) not just ATAR alone.

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See entry requirements & prerequisites

Duration

Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 2 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

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Duration
Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 2 Years
Entry requirements
ATAR Clearly-In Rank

Clearly-in Rank

The Clearly-in Rank is the lowest score at which students were granted entry in the first offer round in 2015.

The Clearly-in rank should be used as a guide for entry. Note: entry to some courses requires a combination of criteria (ie. folio, interview, GMAT) not just ATAR alone.

: See entry requirements
Course code
CRICOS: 074544M
Current students
View 2019 information
To apply, please refer to the new course page Bachelor of Social Work with Honours (A4S).

We are no longer taking applications for this version of the degree (R4B) as from 2019.

Continuing students in this course, refer to the archived page link above for the year you commenced.

Course structure

The levels of honours are First Class, Second Class, and Third Class. There is an upper and lower division in the second class. To gain first class honours you are required to complete all units with a minimum Grade-Point Average of 7.0 in academic units, including an award of HD in the honours dissertation. To gain upper second class honours you are required to complete all units with a minimum Grade-Point Average of 6.5 in academic units, including an award of DN in the honours dissertation. To gain lower second class honours you are required to complete all units with a minimum Grade-Point Average of 6.0 in academic units, including an award of CR in the honours dissertation. To gain third class honours you are required to complete all units with a minimum Grade-Point Average of 5.0 in academic units, and gain an award of PP in the honours dissertation. Except by special permission of the College there is no re-examination for honours.

Note: The Grade-Point Average for entry is computed as follows: HD=9, DN=7, CR=6, PP=5, TP=4.5, NN= 4.

Core units

The unit HGW401 Direct Practice 2 consists of two parts:Working with individuals and families: builds on the professional communication skills and techniques taught in HGW317 and integrates them with an understanding how to respond to social suffering by undertaking psychosocial…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit introduces students to a range of issues relating to the array of ideas, practical ways and traditions found in transformative, progressive and dialogical community work practice. The unit explores: the contested nature of the concept of community; critical…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit examines the history and context of local, national and international relationships between Western culture and Non-Western cultures. The unit focuses on social work practice with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CaLD) communities.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit provides a solid foundation for working with involuntary clients and in multi-disciplinary teams. It emphasises the importance of human rights, consumer rights and participation. In particular, it focuses on the specialist fields of mental health and child protection…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit builds on the knowledge gained in HGW309 Research and Policy for Change. It provides an opportunity for students to develop research knowledge and begin to implement a research proposal, in conjunction with the Honours Co-ordinator and their supervisor,…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 1
Cradle CoastSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

In Semester 2, students are required to undertake a minimum of 500 hours of placement in a setting that is relevant to social work practice. Throughout this placement, students will be required to undertake a research project. Research is a…

Credit Points: 37.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit enables final year social work students to articulate and integrate their personal theoretical and philosophical approach to the realities of social work as political practice. Utilising explanations based in critical theory to inform and build reflexive practice aimed…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit builds on the knowledge gained in HGW414 Honours Dissertation A. It provides an opportunity for students to conduct a research project and to write and submit a dissertation.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Entry requirements

Continuing students refer to the course page and code provided above for the year you commenced. New students go to A4S.

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units they enrol in. In 2020, this fee is $46.20 per unit (of 12.5 credit points). In 2020, the maximum charge for full time students is $308.

International students

International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.

How can we help?

Do you have any questions about choosing a course or applying? Get in touch.

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International
+61 3 6226 6200
Email
Course.Info@utas.edu.au
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