Broaden your career options by studying Social Work and Social Research and Policy together.
In this double degree, you will learn to interpret how people and complex social, environmental and economic issues influence real-life events.
The Social Work degree teaches you to understand people through studies in the areas of social work practice, contextual studies, and social and behavioural sciences.
Social Research and Policy components develop knowledge and skills in research and analysis through courses covering cover social science, policy analysis and research methods.
Both degrees place strong emphasis on practical skills.
- Development Studies
- Environmental Humanities
- Human Resource Management
- Indigenous Studies
- International Business
- International Relations
- Media, Culture and Technology
- Politics and International Relations
- Social Research and Policy
- Social Work
- Sociology and Anthropology
Degree StructureDegree Handbook
Double degree options
Dual Mode with Bachelor of Social Research & Policy - General Education Requirement
Because both Dual programs are internal to UNSW Arts and Social Sciences the General Education (GE) Exemption for Dual programs does not apply.
For students completing the BSW (Hons) in this Dual mode the Social Research & Policy Prescribed Elective is replaced with an approved GE course to meet 6 UOC of the GE requirement. The other 6 UOC is to be taken by replacing ARTS1870 Rethinking the Social with an approved GE course. This completes the 12 UOC GE requirement.
- Research officer
- Policy analyst
- Political adviser
- Project officer
- Research consultant
- Social worker