Bachelor of Social Work

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Social Work

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Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification, or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have a core understanding of the theories and practices of social work as a base for employment or further study. Graduates are employed in both the public and private sectors, in planning, administration and research, and providing services for young people, families, the aged, people who have committed offences and people with disabilities.

What graduates earn

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

$57,000

Median earnings one year after study

$62,000

Median earnings two years after study

$69,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

89%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

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Sources

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