Bachelor of Social Work

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Social Work

Duration

4

4 Years

Total student fees

$25,154

over 4 Years - details

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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.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification, or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

4 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,289 $25,154
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,469 $25,874
Total $12,757 $51,028

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

95%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $48,169
Earnings range $37,731 - $54,842
In employment 75%
In further study 19%
On a benefit 1%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Eamon Molloy Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

Up to $15,000

Read more

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

Read more

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

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

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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