Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice / Bachelor of Social Work (BSc, BSW)

Australia

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BSc, BSW

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full-time, part-time

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International course fees
AUD 25000 per year

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About Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice / Bachelor of Social Work at Western Sydney University

This dual degree combines a critical perspective on theories and practices from social work as well as criminology.

Criminal and Community Justice and Social Work at Western

This is an applied degree pathway which links theory to practice, and contains two field education placements. There will be a strong focus on practice for students who wish to pursue a career in social work, community corrections, or other sectors of the criminal justice system, including private providers as well as the not-for-profit sector.

The two professionally-supervised field placements you will undertake total to 1008 hours.

Please note that students participating in placement programs must meet the government requirements, e.g. Working with Children Check, National Criminal Record check. Any students participating in placement with programs in NSW Health facilities will need to comply with its Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases policy prior to placement.

This course is accredited by the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) and graduates are eligible for membership of the AASW.

Learn from the best

Western is a Top 150 University in the world for Sociology (QS World University Ranking).

Your career

As a Criminal and Community Justice and Social Sork graduate, you can look forward to career opportunities in:

  • Juvenile Justice and probation (Community Corrections)
  • Counselling
  • Group work
  • Community work and community development
  • Research and social policy

Campus Information

Liverpool City

ATAR: 90

UAC CODE: 727047

COURSE CODE: 1713

CRICOS CODE: 088186B

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBSc, BSWHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study find out
    Course starts find outDomestic course fees find outInternational course feesAUD 25000 per year

Entry requirements

Applicants who have undertaken studies overseas may have to provide proof of proficiency in English. Local and International applicants who are applying through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) will find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on the UAC website. Local applicants applying directly to the University should also use the information provided on the UAC website.

http://www.uac.edu.au/

https://westernsydney.uac.edu.au/ws/

International applicants must apply directly to the University of Western Sydney via the the Western Sydney University International office.

International students applying to Western Sydney University through Western Sydney University International can find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on the Western Sydney University International website.

International Office

Overseas qualifications must be deemed by the Australian Education International - National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition (AEI-NOOSR) to be equivalent to Australian qualifications in order to be considered by UAC and Western Sydney University.

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