Bachelor of Social Work

Bethlehem Tertiary Institute

Subject area

Social Work

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Entry requirements

Year One: Aotearoa/NZ Social Context; Maori Studies; Framework 1 Origins, theme & Perspectives; PTPI 1 Building Collaborative Partnerships; The Human Lifespan; Biblical Mandate for Social Concern; Introduction to Skills for Social Work Practice 1; Introduction to Professional Practice.

Year Two: Applied Politics; Bicultural Framework; Framework 2 Theories and Models for Social Work; Skills for Social Work Practice 2; Essential Law for Practice; Applied Psychology, Families and Whanau; Community Development - local and global; PIPI 2 Beginning Practice Experience.

Year Three: Framework 3 Practice Approaches for Social Work; Fields of Practice; Skills for Social Work Practice 3 Working with Groups; PIPI 3 Professional Considerations for Practice; Working Inclusively; Leadership and Managing in Social Services.

Year Four: PIPI 2 Research and Praxis; Advanced Skills for Social Work Practice; Social policy in Action; Framework 4 Integrating Personal & Professional Apporaches to Practice.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Not available

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Human Welfare Studies and Services at this level can earn:


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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships Annual Student Scholarship

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$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation Scholarships

Provided by:

Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation - Executive Officer



Up to $1,000.00 depending on the need and cost of the course being undertaken.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (07) 562 2902
Fax: (07) 579 1882

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