Bachelor of Social Work (Biculturalism in Practice)
Te Wananga o Aotearoa
Total student fees
over 3 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
To be able to develop a personal model of social practice that reflects the bicultural knowledge, skills, attitudes and values inherent in the programme.
Key Information for Students
To enter Year 1 applicants must: a) have completed Te Tiwhikete Nga Poutoko Whakarara Oranga Certificate in Social Services (Biculturalism in Practice) Level 4; OR b) any level four qualification of at least 120 credits; OR c) have two years full time work experience within the field of social services AND: d) provide supportive references from two appropriate people within the field of social services; AND e) completes and submits the Criminal Disclaimer Form and the Police Vetting form; AND (applicants will be advised of the results and acceptance into the programme) AND f) demonstrates personal suitability to meet the entry criteria towards completing this programme. Year 2 Entry into Year Two of the degree is available for tauira who are a) eligible for cross credit or recognition of prior learning s to a maximum of 120 credits; OR b) holds a relevant qualification; OR c) has extensive practice experience; AND d) has been working in social services in New Zealand for at least two of the last five years; AND: e) provides supportive references from 2 people within the field of social services; AND f) completes and submits the Criminal Disclaimer Form and the Police Vetting form; (applicants will be advised of the results and acceptance into the programme) AND g) demonstrates personal suitability to meet the entry criteria towards completing this programme. NOTE: the applicant will also need to attend a workshop and an interview with one of the tutors
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$33,308 - $54,472|
|In further study||45%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.