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Top community and social work courses

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    Bachelor of Social Work

    This flexible course will prepare you to work with individuals, families, groups and communities to meet their goals. Learn about support, counselling, case management, community development and more. 

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    Master of Social Work (Qualifying)

    Qualify as an accredited social work practitioner. With the option to study online or on campus, you'll learn how to work effectively and safely in situations where resources limited. 

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    Bachelor of Humanitarian Aid and Development

    Your path to a career in humanitarian and development aid. This unique course offers both online study and hands-on learning through practical placements with aid organisations in Australia or abroad.

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2022

3 year/s Full-time
6 year/s Part-time
3 year/s Full-time
Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
4 year/s Full-time
8 year/s Part-time
4 year/s Full-time
Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
1 year/s Full-time
2 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Casuarina campus, Online
Not available to international students.
1 year/s Full-time
2 year/s Part-time
1 year/s Full-time
Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
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2022

1 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Casuarina campus, Online
Not available to international students.
2 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Casuarina campus, Online
Not available to international students.
2 year/s Full-time
4 year/s Part-time
2 year/s Full-time
Casuarina campus, Online
Casuarina campus
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2022

1 year/s Full-time
2 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Casuarina campus, DPC Alice Springs (Desert Peoples Centre)
Not available to international students.
0.5 year/s Full-time
1 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Casuarina campus
Not available to international students.
0.5 year/s Full-time
Not available to international students.
Online
Not available to international students.
0.5 year/s Full-time
1 year/s Part-time
Not available to international students.
Alice Springs campus, CDU Sydney, Casuarina campus, Online
Not available to international students.
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2021

0.5 year/s
Not available to international students.
Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine
Not available to international students.
0.5 year/s
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Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine
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0.5 year/s
Not available to international students.
Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine, Remote
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0.5 year/s
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Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine, Remote
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0.5 year/s
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Alice Springs, Casuarina
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0.5 year/s
Not available to international students.
Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine
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1 year/s
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Alice Springs, Casuarina
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2022

0.5 year/s
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Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine
Not available to international students.
0.5 year/s
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Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine
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0.5 year/s
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Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine, Remote
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0.5 year/s
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Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine, Remote
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0.5 year/s
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Alice Springs, Casuarina, Katherine
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