Study Social Work in Australia
Have you been part of any social work? Or done something good for someone? or been of great assistance to society, if you have here is that opportunity where you could build a bright future in Social Work. If you haven’t yet started doing social work here is a chance to begin as it may even lead you on to futuristic career and Permanent Residency (PR) pathways in Australia.
Our accomplished educational experts will offer you complete and quality guidance along with vocation guidance so you don't deplete your quality time, money and energy in assessing and settling your study options. We will assist you in picking the best course and foundation and not only that, enlisting yourself through us will get you entitled for an ensured scholarship.
And if the language is of concern you need not worry as we can speak your language “You Speak it, We Speak it”. So hurry, take that very first step towards building a better and brighter career with us.
Defining Social Work?
Social work is a profession concerned with helping individuals, families, groups, and communities to enhance their individual and collective well-being. It aims to help people develop their skills and their ability to use their own resources and those of the community to resolve problems.
Why should you choose Social Study Work in Australia?
Australia is considered and the most sought to destination for international students to study overseas in quality education. It is an international student hub home to dozens of world-class institutions that have been ranked amongst the top universities in the world. Also known as the land down under is one those progressive nations promoting social justice and human rights as well as excellent career options that make it an attractive zone for students to pursue social work qualifications here. Additionally, social work courses are constantly updated and under supervision from respective professional agencies ensuring their relevance and competitiveness.
Courses Available at Asia Pacific
Asia Pacific is proud to be a representative of the best Australian educational institutes, assisting students with visa and migration processes, offering a suitable education pathway and worry-free experience. Here are some of the degrees and qualifications offered:
- Diploma of Community Development
- Diploma of Community Services Work
- Bachelor of Human Services
- Bachelor of Community and Human Services
- Bachelor of Social Work
- Master of Social Work
What is the duration of the course?
The course may vary anywhere from 1 year to 4 years (full-time).
How do I know if I am eligible to enter?
- Successful completion of class 12 in Australian Years, or overseas equivalent
- Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) score 50 (no communicative skill score less than 50) or IELTS score 6.0 overall (no score below 5.5 in each of the component)*
Post Graduate Admission
- Successful completion of an Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) in a relevant discipline*
- Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) score 58 (no communicative skill score less than 50) or IELTS score 6.5 overall (no score below 6 in each of the component)*
Here are some of the requirements in securing a student visa.
- a valid passport for the duration of your study in Australia
- offer letter from the selected university/institution
- evidence of access to sufficient funds*
- evidence of Overseas Student Health Cover
- you would require all the other documentation mentioned by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection visa checklists.
Our professionals would assist you with any documentation required.
Credit Transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning
On the basis of previous studies and experiences, students could be eligible for credit towards the chosen program. If this is done you would avoid repeating what you have done as before in previous studies. This would help in reducing the cost of the course and would help students focus on other units as well as shorten the duration of your course.
Higher studies pathways
Candidates willing to apply depending on their social work can shape the pathway as per their academic progress. Our consultants at Asia Pacific are committed to assign you the best suitable pathway and allow you to make further progress to other courses or benefits from the previous courses.
Once the course has been completed, international students are then considered eligible to make their first step towards making a better future through the Temporary Graduate Visa.
Attaining a Temporary Graduate Visa
This visa has been designed to provide graduate candidates pathways from study to industry relevant employment in Australia that would count towards Permanent Residency. This would be based on your qualifications, for 18 months to 2 years. An opportunity to gain relevant local work experiences which may be contradicted towards Permanent Residency.
Graduate candidates of approves courses would be eligible for full certification and membership with an Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW). AASW is the professional representative body of social workers in Australia which is responsible for promoting and regulating the profession.
What are your Employment Opportunities?
Once a candidate has completed their graduation in social work they can take advantage of an endless list of job opportunities that are available. The perspective of career options in the field has increased as there has been an immense increase in social issues such as aged care, domestic violence, crisis support, mental health, drug or alcohol abuse, disability, violence prevention or community development. Depending upon the candidate’s specialization, graduates may find employment in government agencies, international organizations, privately owned organizations, charities, law firms, community services, educational institutions, and hospitals.
Pathway to Success
We aim to become a partner of every international student coming to Australia, from pre-departure briefing to their settlements as permanent residence here.