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2013 Master of Social Work (Advanced Practice)(R7H)  Download to Zip

Responsible faculty or institute:
Arts (principal)
Campus(es) Offered:
Launceston:
Course Duration: Minimum 3 yrs, Maximum 5 yrs.
Course Contact (faculty or school): (03) 6324 3528

Introduction

THIS COURSE NOT OFFERED IN 2013

From Semester 2 2013, this course is offered on a full fee paying basis to eligible domestic students. Fees are established per unit and can be found in the unit descriptions within the course schedule. Click on 'View fees for this unit' and select 'Tuition fee (domestic) Post 2008' as the fee type.
International students please refer to International Services at www.utas.edu.au/international

The Master of Social Work {Advanced Practice} degree course is offered by the School of Sociology and Social Work.

The course is available only on the Launceston campus of the University and can be completed in three years part-time study. The maximum period allowed for completion of the MSocWkPrac is five years, although in certain cases permission may be granted for completion of the course over an extended period of time.

Candidates should discuss all matters relating to the course with the course coordinator, Professor Sandra Taylor at the School of Sociology and Social Work.

The Master of Social Work {Advanced Practice} degree course is offered by the School of Sociology and Social Work. The course is available only on the Launceston campus of the University and can be completed in three years part-time study. The maximum period allowed for completion of the MSocWkPrac is five years, although in certain cases permission may be granted for completion of the course over an extended period of time. Candidates should discuss all matters relating to the course with the course coordinator, Professor Sandra Taylor at the School of Sociology and Social Work.

These course rules and specifications apply to students commencing the course from 2010 onwards. For students who commenced prior to 2010, the applicable course rules are those from the year of commencement. i.e. students who commenced in 2006 should refer to the 2006 Handbook.

Admission & Prerequisites

In order to be eligible for entry to the course candidates must have qualified at least for completion of the Bachelor of Social Work pass degree at the University of Tasmania or at a recognised tertiary education institution.

Course Objectives

The Master of Social Work {Advanced Practice} enables field practitioners in a variety of human service agencies to enhance their knowledge and practice at an advanced level. The course is intended to provide social work practitioners with an innovative model for reflective practice and to increase competence in a range of social work fields and methods. The importance of locating social work practice in the political and organizational context will be emphasised.


Miscellaneous Information


Credit

On application and in special circumstances Faculty may exempt a candidate from part of the formal coursework required for the degree on the grounds that equivalent postgraduate coursework has been completed in a recognised tertiary education institution.

General provisions


The Faculty may terminate a candidature at any time on the grounds of unsatisfactory performance but candidates will be given the opportunity to have a review of their circumstances. A candidate may be permitted to repeat any failed or incomplete unit(/s).

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