MC150 - Master of Social Work

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RMIT program code: MC150
Plan name: Master of Social Work
Plan code: MC150P15
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 058234C

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 

In order to complete the program students must complete 192 credit points, which are a combination of coursework and social work field education.

Please contact Social Work staff if you require assistance with enrolment or course selection.

All courses listed may not be available each semester.

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Year One of Program

Please note in the standard full-time program structure HUSO2079 Research Strategies - Social Sciences, is undertaken in Semester 2 of Year 1.

Semester One: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Critical Social Work12HWSS2049City Campus2645 (FF)
Casework, Counselling and Advocacy12YesHWSS2111City Campus2640 (FF)
Group and Community Work Strategies12HWSS2213City Campus2647 (FF)
Ethical, Legal and Organisational Contexts of Social Work Practice12HWSS2209City Campus2646 (FF)
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Discourses of Care, Control and Protection12YesHWSS2211City Campus2846 (ISV)
Field Education 124YesHWSS2206City Campus2909 (WFF)2843 (WFF)
Research Strategies - Social Sciences12YesHUSO2079City Campus2616 (FF)
2618 (INT)
2585 (FF)
2586 (INT)
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Please note in order to enrol into HUSO2351 Masters Minor Thesis 1, you must have completed HUSO2079 Research Strategies - Social Sciences, with a grade of 70 (DI) or above.

Semester One: Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Contemporary Themes in Professional Practice12HWSS2210City Campus2642 (FF)
Social Policy12POLI1051City Campus2632 (INT)2607 (FF)
Rights, Recognition and Social Justice12YesHWSS2208City Campus2911 (ISV)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Advanced Advocacy and Social Action12HUSO2069City Campus2639 (FF)
Conflict Resolution and Mediation12ARCH1271City Campus2845 (ISV)
Indigenous Policy12POLI1101City Campus2555 (FF)
2556 (INT)
Loss, Trauma and Grief12YesHWSS2217City Campus2847 (ISV)
Masters Minor Thesis 112YesHUSO2351City Campus2611 (FF)2575 (FF)
Working with Violence and Abuse12YesHWSS2159City Campus2660 (FF)
Social and Political Theory12HUSO2075City Campus3069 (FF)
3070 (INT)
2992 (INT)
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Field Education 224YesHWSS2207City Campus2910 (WFF)2844 (WFF)
Professional Project12YesHWSS2212City Campus3202 (INT)2884 (FF)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Advanced Advocacy and Social Action12HUSO2069City Campus2639 (FF)
Conflict Resolution and Mediation12ARCH1271City Campus2845 (ISV)
Indigenous Policy12POLI1101City Campus2555 (FF)
2556 (INT)
Loss, Trauma and Grief12YesHWSS2217City Campus2847 (ISV)
Masters Minor Thesis 112YesHUSO2351City Campus2611 (FF)2575 (FF)
Masters Minor Thesis 212YesHUSO2352City Campus2612 (FF)2576 (FF)
Working with Violence and Abuse12YesHWSS2159City Campus2660 (FF)
Social and Political Theory12HUSO2075City Campus3069 (FF)
3070 (INT)
2992 (INT)
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

For all enquiries, current students and prospective students: 

Program Director

Dr Susie Costello

Email: susan.costello@rmit.edu.au 

Phone: +61 3 9925 3234

 

Program Administration

Email: guss.pgrd@rmit.edu.au 

Location: Building 37, Level 3, Room 11

360 Swanston Street, Melbourne VIC 3001

 

 

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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