Master of Social Work (Professional)
This program is designed for those who want to become a qualified social worker. If you already hold a bachelor's degree with study in a relevant discipline such as social science, sociology, psychology, health science or human services then this program can offer you a two-year pathway into the profession.
You will gain essential knowledge and understanding of the values, theories, and interventions that underpin social work practice. The program will teach the skills to be a critical and reflective practitioner who is able to contribute to any field of social work practice.
The Epsom Campus is the main campus for the Faculty of Education and Social Work and is home to approximately 3500 students.
Application Processing Time in Days: 30
Minimum English Language Requirements
|English Level Description||IELTS (1.0 -9.0)||TOEFL IBT (0-120)||TOEFL CBT (0-300)||PTE (10-90)|
|Extremely Limited||< 4||< 31||< 93||< 30|
Job Opportunity Potential
This programme is designed to lead you into a career as a registered social worker. For those who already have work experience in the field and a related undergraduate degree, but do not hold a formal social work qualification, this is an effective pathway to increase your salary and career opportunities.
Jobs related to this program
- Case worker for Child Youth and Family
- Community development officer
- Policy adviser
- Probation officer
- Social worker
- Social worker for a District Health Board
- Youth worker
You can apply for a Post-study Work Visa for up to 3 years.
Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria
Minimum program requirements
- Normally this requires a completed bachelor honors degree or postgraduate diploma from New Zealand, or an acceptable equivalent postgraduate qualification from a recognized university (or similar) overseas.
- An undergraduate degree
- GPE 5.0
- Course Type: Full Time
- Course Level: Masters/PG Degree
- Duration: 02 Year
Total Tuition Fee:
Annual Cost of Living: 15000 NZD
Application Fee: 100 NZD
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