The course is designed primarily to meet the needs of employees of the industry that have practical experience in statutory, voluntary and private service and settings including independent and residential services for individuals with disabilities, residential and aftercare services for children, homeless services, services for older people and community support services.
Further information regarding English language proficiency requirements can be found at the English Language Proficiency for Admission Policy here.
The IELTS requirement for admission to this program is 7.0 with no sub-test less than 7.0.
This course provides you with the knowledge and skills required to perform as a professional community services worker, across a variety of settings within the social and community services industry.
These may include areas such as mental health, homelessness, family and domestic violence, child protection, employment support and migrant services.
Please visit our website to see if you are eligible.
All Applicants must demonstrate that they meet the University’s English proficiency requirement.Awarding body: The Institute of Commercial Management (ICM) This Diploma was developed in response to the continuing education needs of professionals in social and community settings in Ireland.In the context of the professionalization of social care work, this course reflects the area of social care in Ireland from two perspectives.Psychological Aspect of Social Care Contemporary Social Care Practice in Ireland The psychological component provides a solid introduction to developmental theories across the human lifespan including influences on childhood, adolescence, adulthood and old age.The practice component explores current social care practices, theoretical concepts, and approaches in a variety of diverse settings in Ireland.Admission information for international is available here.During the admission process adjustment factors may be applied to your Selection Rank.As an undergraduate student you can join the Australian Association of Social Workers (Ltd) as an associate member and become a full member when you graduate.320 units4 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 10 years maximum.This programme has been designed to be delivered through online delivery and students must be informed of the timetable on enrolment and must maintain the required student study hours.Domestic students must pass an ACSF based LLN assessment at Learning (ACSF Level 3 ), reading (ACSF Level 3 ), writing (ACSF Level 3 ), oral communication (ACSF Level 4) and numeracy (ACSF Level 3 ) or possess an Australian Year 12 matriculation certificate or an AQTF Certificate IV or above.