Bachelor of Social Work/Bachelor of Criminology and Justice University of the Sunshine Coast

4.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Ranked #2 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
Sunshine Coast
5.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This double degree provides graduates with a comprehensive knowledge of the social causes and consequences of crime and disadvantage; including dimensions of disability, mental health, gender, ethnicity, race, poverty, employment and locality.

You will gain enhanced skills in a range of specific social and criminology knowledge areas, as well as high levels of literacy and information and communication technology skills, equipping you for work in the human service and/or criminal justice industries.

Within the social work component you will benefit from teaching staff that include practising social workers. You'll also gain valuable practical experience in field education opportunities. The social work component of the program is fully accredited by the Australian Association of Social Workers, and prepares professionals to work with individuals, families, groups and communities.

Graduates are eligible to work in a broad range of industries and roles including mental health, social research, policy development and analysis, organisational...

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March 2018
Year completed 2022

Some of the classes are very interesting and full of detail and not boring at all. Some of the compulsory courses are annoying and make me want to sleep.

My advice to future students is: Study every opportunity you have and find a good balance for study - social life

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