Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

The Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) encompasses 30 credit points of research dissertation. As well as the opportunity for career and skill advancement, the Honours program creates a pathway for Social Work students to move into research and higher degree studies via the Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy programs.


  • Case Management for Human Service and Health Professionals
  • Community Practice Approaches
  • Counselling Individuals and Families
  • Critical Reflective Practice
  • Dissertation Part 1
  • Dissertation Part 2
  • Dissertation Part 3
  • Equity and Diversity
  • Ethics and Professional Practice
  • First Peoples and Social Justice
  • Group Facilitation
  • Human Behaviour
  • Human Services Processes
  • Human Services Research
  • Human Services Structures
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Introduction to Social Theory
  • Language and Communication for Health
  • Lifespan Development
  • Listed electives and/or Free-choice electives
  • Social Construction of Welfare
  • Social Work 1
  • Social Work 2
  • Social Work Field Placement 1
  • Social Work Field Placement 2
  • Social Work in Health and Mental Health
  • Working in Organisations
  • Working with Family Violence

Standard entry requirements

Year 1 and 2 of Bachelor of Social Work with 5.5 GPA in second year core courses and 5.0 in 2002HSV or equivalent


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $122,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years
Logan Campus International: $122,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

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