Bachelor of Social Work

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

Social Work

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Entry requirements

Whitireia degree entry requirements: http://whitireia.ac.nz or equivalent academic/work experience; evidence of suitability based on interview, health screening, safety check and referee reports. Applicants for whom English is an alternate language and who have not undertaken secondary education in English, Maori or New Zealand Sign Language: IELTS 6.5 academic in each band.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Bachelor of Social Work degree at Whitireia aims to deliver a programme that respects and upholds the integrity and identity of all students and tutors; a programme that acknowledges the whakapapa, tino rangatiratanga and mana tangata of each student. Graduates will also possess upon entering their first day of practice the core competencies of the Social Workers Registration Board.

What graduates earn

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

$49,000

Median earnings one year after study

$55,000

Median earnings two years after study

$62,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

88%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Quota New Zealand Educational Scholarship

Provided by:

Quota International of Auckland Inc.

Website:

http://www.quotanz.org

Value:

Maximum value of $5,000

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Sir Robert Jones Refugee Daughters Scholarships

Provided by:

Refugees as Survivors New Zealand - Scholarship Co-ordinator

Website:

http://www.rasnz.co.nz

Value:

Course Costs

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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: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

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Sources

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