University of Tasmania

Australia ,Hobart | Hobart, Launceston

Master of Social Work (Qualifying)

  • Duration: 24
  • $ 34950/year
  • IELTS: 6.5(6)
  • Master

A public research university with its main campus in Tasmania, Australia, is called the University of Tasmania (UTAS). Built around 1890. It is the fourth-oldest university in Australia.  The institution is made of sandstone and a part of both the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning and the international Association of Commonwealth Universities.


The university collaborates with 20 specialized research institutes and cooperative research centers, and it provides a variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees in a number of subject areas. The university's multiple 5 rating scores (far above world standard) for excellence in research earned by the Australian Research Council are in large part due to the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies. At the Australian Maritime College, the country's hub for maritime education, training, and research, the university also offers tertiary education.


There are three main campuses for the institution, located in Burnie, Launceston, and Hobart. On its Sydney sites in Darlinghurst and Rozelle, the College of Health and Medicine also houses a variety of small, specialized facilities. Additionally, it shares a research space with the Australian National Maritime Museum in Pyrmont.

The research strengths of the institution aim to benefit from Tasmania's distinctive features, notably its natural environment and geographic location. The research is strongest in the areas of data, knowledge, and decision-making as well as the environment, resources, and sustainability; creativity, culture, and society; health; the marine, antarctic, and maritime.

Social workers who are sympathetic and actively involved are more important than ever to assist individuals live happier, healthier lives and to fight societal inequalities.

For social workers to effectively address social issues, they must possess modern skills. With direct input from the industry, our Master of Social Work (Qualifying) has been created to reflect current and forthcoming practice trends in the field. The Australian Association of Social Workers has granted full accreditation to the Master of Social Work (Qualifying), a professionally recognized degree. It has been decided that it satisfies the Australian Social Work Education and Accreditation Standards and is a prerequisite for entering the social work profession.

You will interact with unique Tasmanian, national, and worldwide settings while taking the master's-level programme, which offers specialization opportunities. A emphasis on decolonizing, indigenizing, sustainability, cooperation, and innovation in social work is woven throughout the course to ensure that you graduate with the skills necessary for new and varied positions in evolving workplaces. The Master of Social Work (Qualifying) program helps students build fundamental knowledge, abilities, and attitudes that may be used in a variety of practice contexts, disciplines, and approaches to social work practice.


Improve social work services, regulations, and professional responsibility by creatively combining research, critical analysis, and culturally pertinent knowledge.

Increase the degree to which social work knowledge, paradigms, and methods may be decolonized in order to confront inequality and injustice in ways that advance social sustainability principles and objectives.

Create communication plans that may be tailored to the requirements and capabilities of various client groups, communities, and organizations in the social work profession.

Offer social work leadership strategies that are cooperative, collaborative, and applicable in micro, meso, and macro contexts.

To address local, national, and international social justice and human rights concerns, develop ethical social work research and practice-based solutions.

Using innovative, entrepreneurial, and relational techniques, create real-world solutions that may sustainably advance the decolonization agenda in social work.


Tuition: $34950 per year



25% reduction in registered tuition fees for the duration of the course.

IELTS: 6.5(6)


Academics: 2.8 GPA

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