Bachelor of Social Work

Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Subject area

Social Work

Duration

4

4 Years

Total student fees

$24,008

over 4 Years - details

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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.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

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

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)
$6,002 $24,008
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,800 $27,199
Total $12,802 $51,207

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


Student Success

92%


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%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

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Borrin-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Legal Research Internship Award

Provided by:

Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga - Grants and Executive Coordinator

Website:

http://www.maramatanga.ac.nz/npm-grants

Value:

$5,500

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Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation Scholarships

Provided by:

Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation - Executive Officer

Website:

http://www.wi.org.nz/

Value:

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

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

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.

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