Responsible faculty or institute:
Arts (principal) Campus(es) Offered:
Course Duration: Minimum
2 yrs, Maximum
Course Contact (faculty or school):
Prof R Bland - ph 6324 3946, fax 6324 3007
A candidate who has completed level 300 of the degree of Bachelor of Social Work with sufficient merit may be accepted by the Faculty of Arts as a candidate for the degree of Bachelor of Social Work with Honours.
Students who are interested in the Honours program should discuss their options with the Head of Discipline and/or the Honours Coordinator.
These course rules and specifications apply to students commencing the BSW(Hons) in 2007. For students who commenced prior to 2007, the applicable course rules are those from the year of commencement. i.e. students who commenced in 2004 should refer to the 2004 Handbook.
Admission & Prerequisites
Admission to Honours is by invitation. Limits on student numbers will be set according to the availability of staff. To be eligible for entry, students must achieve a Credit average in the academic units of the Bachelor of Social Work and Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Social Science or equivalent degree taken at level 200.
The Honours program is concurrent with the final year of the Bachelor of Social Work degree course. It develops skills in research so students can further the interests of the profession and undertake postgraduate studies.