Bachelor of Social Work QUT

4.5 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Bachelor Degree
Brisbane
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Social workers are passionate about working with individuals, families, and communities to identify strategies that can facilitate progressive change. They understand how social, political, economic, environmental and cultural factors can impact wellbeing. Human rights and social justice are at the heart of social work; advocating to eliminate inequality and discrimination is a key role. Social workers respond to a wide range of social issues including family conflict, domestic violence, child abuse and neglect, poverty and financial difficulties, homelessness, mental health issues, substance use, grief and loss, disability and eco-social work.
Placements

You will develop the knowledge, skills and values to work towards social justice and social change in complex environments. You will graduate job ready, with...

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Careers

This is an internationally recognised qualification and graduates may find employment locally, nationally, or overseas. Social workers may work in hospitals and...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Social Work QUT based on 2 reviews
Rating
4.5
Job prospects
4.5
Teachers
4.5
Course work
5.0
Time worthy
4.5
Money Worthy
4.5



Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2015

Positives: There is a good mix of both theory and practical components. Lecturers are knowledgeable and happy to help. Assignments were useful and could be applied to the real world.

Negatives: The limited options for student placements in certain government areas.

My advice to future students is: Explore your likes and...

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July 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Every subject refers back to the practical side of the work, so even though there's a lot of theory involved before you get to go out on placement, every subject makes an effort to inform you of how it works in the field. All of the teachers I've had are still all in practice and so have lots of experience to offer...

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