Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) University of Newcastle - UON

5.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Ranked #17 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Honours Degree
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Social workers are involved in meaningful, life-changing work – supporting and resolving personal and social relationship issues between individuals, families, groups, organisations and communities. Social workers aim to relieve distress, redress inequalities and promote social justice.

The Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) is an experience-based program that will prepare you for a professional career as a social worker. There is a strong demand for qualified Social Workers and job opportunities are broad and incredibly rewarding.

Graduate work-ready and develop in-demand skills through comprehensive study and strong industry experience. As a UON Social Work student, you will benefit...

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Your studies will include an integrated approach to theory, practice and social work values. Complete core courses in subject areas that further enrich your...

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Access and Equity Advisor
Aged and Disability Officer
Case Manager/Worker
Child Protection Officer
Community Development Worker
Community Project...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) University of Newcastle - UON based on 1 review
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Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: It really puts into perspective what working in social work will be like. They teach us the things we will really need for the future.
There is a lot of discussion and group activities as well

Negatives: My courses are a lot of 50% assignments and not many exams

My advice to future students is: You can neve...

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