Master of Social Work

Master of Social Work

Master degree
24 months
Application deadlines: 21 July
Processing time: 30 days
Intakes: July, February
International tuition: A$23,400
Domestic tuition: A$6,560

Program overview

The Master of Social Work prepares students for practice as professional social workers. This is an Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) accredited qualification. It is an entry qualification into the social work profession and has been determined to meet the Australian Social Work Education and Accreditation Standards (ASWEAS).

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
To be eligible for admission to the course, applicants must have: Completed a Bachelor degree equivalent to an Australian Bachelor Degree in a related field which includes at least one year full-time study in the social and behavioural sciences. These units may include psychology, sociology, anthropology, policy studies, history, law, health and disability, technology, philosophy, indigenous studies, culture and human diversity, media study, gender studies, social theory and population studies. AND The undergraduate degree must have at least one unit in human behaviour AND one unit in sociology. International students must have completed the above prerequisites AND demonstrate an overall academic IELTS of 7.0 or above (with an individual score of 7.0 or above in writing, speaking, listening and reading).

Career opportunities

Social work practitioners and academics

Campus location

Brisbane , Australia

You may also be interested in programs like