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Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) (BHSH) - BHS(Hons)

QTAC code (Australian and New Zealand applicants): Ipswich campus: 936811; External: 906815; Toowoomba campus: 906811

CRICOS code (International applicants): 090789A

 On-campus*External
Semester intake:Semester 1 (February)
Semester 2 (July)
Semester 1 (February)
Semester 2 (July)
Campus:Ipswich, Toowoomba -
Fees:Commonwealth supported place
Domestic full fee paying place
International full fee paying place
Commonwealth supported place
Domestic full fee paying place
International full fee paying place
Residential school:Optional Optional 
Standard duration:4 years full-time, 9 years part-time 
Program articulation:

From: Bachelor of Human Services

Footnotes
*The only majors available on-campus in Toowoomba are Community Development and Indigenous Studies, and Human Resource Management.

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Freecall (within Australia): 1800 269 500
Phone (from outside Australia): +61 7 4631 5315
Email: study@usq.edu.au  
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Phone (from outside Australia): +61 7 4631 2285
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Professional accreditation

This program is accredited with the Australian Community Workers Association (ACWA).

Students who successfully complete 400 hours of professional placement will be eligible for ACWA accreditation. Students not wishing to undertake the three professional placement courses and students not located in Australia should apply to the program coordinator to undertake three approved courses in place of the three professional placement courses.

Professional recognition - Counselling major: Graduates who have completed all eight units within the Counselling major, and who have successfully completed one counselling field placement, will be eligible for Level 1 membership with the Australian Counselling Association.

Attendance recommendations - Counselling major: Students aiming to become professional counsellors and/or join professional counselling associations, are strongly recommended to attend residential schools for all of the following courses: CDS1001 Human Relations and Communications, CDS1002 Counselling Skills, CDS3001 Assessment and Report Writing in Counselling, CDS3002 Counselling Theory and Practice, CDS3004 Counselling Theory and Practice 2 and CDS3005 Counselling Theory and Practice 3. Students who attend residential schools will receive certification of attendance.

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Program aims

This program aims to provide an enhanced understanding of the basic issues and principles in the community sector together with skills and theoretical frameworks for people interested in becoming human services professionals in the community sector. Particular major and minor studies will focus on competencies required for these roles. The program affords the opportunity to engage in specialised study of marginalised groups and the opportunity to complete a research project to promote the importance of evidence based practice. It prepares graduates for professional and leadership roles equipped with research knowledge and skills.

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Program objectives

On successful completion of the program students should be able to apply:

  • professional skills, autonomy, adaptability, responsibility as a practitioner and an understanding of the key issues appropriate for working in the community sector

  • advanced knowledge of professional and contextual issues in human services

  • advanced communication skills in a range of forms, including formal and informal, oral and written

  • leadership, management and research skills appropriate for working in human services

  • advanced theoretical knowledge of community development and welfare based on social justice/human rights perspective from within Australia, and globally

  • competence in the specified aims and objectives of their chosen major

  • advanced technical knowledge of the environmental, economic and social context especially including such issues as indigeneity, diversity, equity, and justice.


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Australian Qualifications Framework

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is a single national, comprehensive system of qualifications offered by higher education institutions (including universities), vocational education and training institutions and secondary schools. Each AQF qualification has a set of descriptors which define the type and complexity of knowledge, skills and application of knowledge and skills that a graduate who has been awarded that qualification has attained, and the typical volume of learning associated with that qualification type.

This program is at AQF Qualification Level 08. Graduates at this level will have advanced knowledge and skills for professional or highly skilled work and/or further learning.

The full set of levels criteria and qualification type descriptors can be found by visiting www.aqf.edu.au.

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Program Information Set

View USQ’s admission criteria, student profiles and a summary of all offers made under Course Admission Information Set via the QTAC website.

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Admission requirements

To be eligible for admission, applicants must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Have achieved a minimum Overall Position (OP) 13, tertiary entrance rank 71 or equivalent qualification.^
  • Subject Pre-requisite: English (4,SA) or equivalent.

  • English Language Proficiency requirements for Category 2.


All students are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements.

If students do not meet the English language requirements they may apply to study a University-approved English language program. On successful completion of the English language program, students may be admitted to an award program.

^

These are determined by the University for specific programs each Semester. The 2017 OP and tertiary entrance ranks are based on agreed QTAC schedules which assess formal study at Year 12 or equivalent level, tertiary, preparatory, professional or vocational qualifications or work experience, as detailed in the QTAC Assessment of Qualifications Manual and QTAC Assessor Guidelines.

Bonus ranks may help you get into the program of your choice by increasing your OP/Rank. The bonus ranks don't apply to all applicants or all programs. Please read the information on USQ's Admissions bonus scheme carefully to find out what you may be eligible for.

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Requirements for professional experience placements

Australian Community Workers Association (ACWA) accreditation is only applicable to domestic students who complete 400 hours of professional placement. To be eligible for ACWA accreditation, students are required to successfully complete HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A (134 hours), HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B (134 hours) and HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C (133 hours).

Students not seeking ACWA accreditation may apply to the program coordinator to take approved courses instead of the three placement courses.

Applicants must be willing to undertake and submit the requirements of the University of Southern Queensland for practical placement. Please refer to the relevant Professional Practice Experience Handbook for Bachelor of Human Services and Bachelor of Human Services Honours Students.

Child & Family Studies/Health and Social Wellbeing majors - may be required to demonstrate immunisation status depending upon the nature of service delivery and the conditions assigned by the host human services agency.

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Program fees

Commonwealth supported place

A Commonwealth supported place is where the Australian Government makes a contribution towards the cost of a student's higher education andstudents pay a student contribution amount, which varies depending on the courses undertaken. Students are able to calculate the fees for a particular course via the Course Fee Finder.

Commonwealth Supported students may be eligible to defer their fees through a Government loan called HECS-HELP.

Domestic full fee paying place

Domestic full fee paying places are funded entirely through the full fees paid by the student. Full fees vary depending on the courses that are taken. Students are able to calculate the fees for a particular course via the Course Fee Finder.

Domestic full fee paying students may be eligible to defer their fees through a Government loan called FEE-HELP provided they meet the residency and citizenship requirements.

Australian citizens, Permanent Humanitarian Visa holders, Permanent Resident visa holders and New Zealand citizens who will be resident outside Australia for the duration of their program pay full tuition fees and are not eligible for FEE-Help.

International full fee paying place

International students pay full fees. Full fees vary depending on the courses that are taken and whether they are studied on-campus, via distance education/online. Students are able to calculate the fees for a particular course via the Course Fee Finder.

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Program completion requirements

Students will be eligible to graduate from the Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) following satisfactory completion of all theoretical and fieldwork components including completion of a minor research project and submission of a thesis. Some courses have compulsory attendance requirements and to satisfy the placement courses students must participate in the required hours of placement offered at off-campus venues and satisfactorily demonstrate the learning objectives of the course.

Students may apply to articulate into the 3rd year of the Health and Wellbeing major if they hold a Bachelor degree in a health or development studies related field (e.g. speech therapy, occupational therapy, nursing or psychology).

Admission into the 4th year of the program is contingent upon students having completed the first 3 years of the program maintaining a minimum GPA of 5.0 or by permission of the program coordinator.

Students articulating from Counselling, Human Resources Management, Child and Family Studies, Community Development and Indigenous Studies majors in the Bachelor of Human Services (BHMS):

Student who have achieved a GPA of 5.0 are able to transition to the Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) degree at 4th year level in order to undertake an honours program. Students enrolled in the Health and Social Wellbeing major of the BHMS who wish to pursue honours study are required to articulate into the 3rd of the Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) degree in order to avail themselves of the specialisation.

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Program structure

The program comprises 32 units including 14 core courses (16 units) (or 11 core courses and 3 approved courses #) and one of the following combinations:

  • one 12-unit Human Services major (Health and Social Wellbeing) and 4 electives, or

  • one 8-unit Human Services major, one 4-unit minor and 4 electives, or

  • one 8-unit Human Services major and two 4-unit minors, or

  • one 8-unit Human Services major and 8 electives, or

  • one 8-unit Human Services major and one other major.*


*The second 8-unit major can be chosen from any approved 8-unit major in the University.

Students wishing to undertake two 8-unit majors within the Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) should contact the Program Coordinator in the first instance. This can be done by email to usq.support@usq.edu.au with “BHSH enquiry” in the subject line, or by phone on + 61 7 4631 2285.

At least four courses in the program must be at level 3. Where two majors are chosen which have some compulsory courses in common, the overlap will be made up by taking extra electives.

#ACWA accreditation is only applicable to domestic students who complete 400 hours of professional placement. Students not seeking ACWA accreditation may apply to the program coordinator to take approved courses instead of the three placement courses. Students not located in Australia must apply to the program coordinator to take approved courses instead of the three placement courses.

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Required time limits

Students have a maximum of 5 years full-time or 9 years part-time to complete the program.

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Core courses

Course  Semester(s) offered  Mode 
CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development   1,3  ONC, ONL 
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management   ONC, ONL 
HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines  ONC, ONL 
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A*#  1,2,3  EXT 
CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services+  ONC, ONL 
HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B*   1,2,3  EXT 
HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health   ONC, ONL  
HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C*  1,2,3  EXT 
SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics  1,2  ONC, ONL 
HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing  1,2  ONC, ONL 
HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A^  1,2  ONC, ONL 
SCI4407 Complementary Studies A  1,2  ONC, ONL 
SCI4408 Complementary Studies B  ONC, ONL 
HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B^  1,2  ONC, ONL 

Footnotes
*ACWA accreditation is only applicable to domestic students who complete 400 hours of professional placement. Students not seeking ACWA accreditation may apply to the program coordinator to take approved courses instead of the three placement courses. Students not located in Australia must apply to the program coordinator to take approved courses instead of the three placement courses.
#Students commencing the Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) in third year, and seeking accreditation, should take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A as an elective to ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.
+Students cannot study both CDS2000 and HMT2000 within the one degree.
^This is a 2 unit course

Specific majors

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Child and Family Studies major (8 units)

Course  Semester(s) offered  Mode 
SES2101 Growth, Development and Lifespan   ONC, ONL 
HSW2100 Advocacy, Allies and Peer Support**  ONC, ONL 
HSW2211 Youth Work Practice**  ONC, ONL 
EDO2104 Families and Society  2,3  ONL 
CDS3001 Assessment and Report Writing in Counselling  , EXT  
EDU5325 Child Abuse and Neglect: Intervention, Protection and Prevention (All BHMS students who are required to complete EDU5325 are asked to enrol as early as possible in the required year of study as places are limited).  1, 3  ONL 
EDU5335 Emotional and Behavioural Problems of Children and Adolescents(All BHMS students who are required to complete EDU5335 are asked to enrol as early as possible in the required year of study as places are limited).  ONL 
Approved course     

Footnotes
**On-campus offer will not be available in 2017.

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Counselling major (8 units)

Course  Semester(s) offered  Mod 
CDS1001 Human Relations and Communications   EXT 
CDS1002 Counselling Skills  EXT 
CDS3002 Counselling Theory and Practice   EXT 
CDS3004 Counselling Theory and Practice 2  ONC, EXT 
Four courses from 
CDS3001 Assessment and Report Writing in Counselling   EXT 
EDO2104 Families and Society  2,3  ONL 
CDS3005 Counselling Theory and Practice 3  EXT 
EDU5325 Child Abuse and Neglect: Intervention, Protection and Prevention%  1, 3  ONL 
EDU5335 Emotional and Behavioural Problems of Children and Adolescents%  ONL 

Footnotes
%All BHMS students who are required to complete EDU5325 and EDU5335 are asked to enrol as early as possible in the required year of study as places are limited.

Note: Graduates who have completed the major in Counselling will have an overview of counselling theories and practice and basic counselling skills. This major is not accredited externally with the PACFA; however, attendance at residential schools (CDS3001, CDS1002, CDS3002, CDS3004, CDS3005) will contribute towards a proportion of the required number of hours to join a PACFA affiliate.

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Community Development and Indigenous Studies major (8 units)

Course  Semester(s) offered  Mode 
ISE1000 Introduction to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Australia  ONC, ONL 
LAW1101 Introduction to Law  1,2,3  ONC, ONL 
ISE2002 Human Rights and Ideologies of the Nation State  ONC, ONL 
POL1000 Government, Business and Society  ONL 
PRL2002 Community Consultation and Development  ONL 
ISE3000 Language, Culture, Country and Community  ONC, ONL 
ISE1002 Comparative and Contemporary Indigenous Cultures   ONC, ONL 
SOC3000 Collaborative Community Problem Solving  ONL 

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Health and Social Wellbeing major (12 units)

Health and Social Wellbeing Courses  Semester(s) offered  Mode 
Approved Course  ONC,ONL 
POL1000 Government, Business and Society  1,2  ONC, ONL 
HSW2100 Advocacy, Allies and Peer Support**  ONC, ONL 
HSW2200 Disability Theory and Concepts  ONC, ONL 
HSW2210 Perspectives on Disability Ageing  ONC, ONL 
HSW2220 Disability & Wellbeing across the lifespan§  ONC, ONL 
PMC3101 Evidence Based Practice for Healthcare Professionals *  ONC, ONL 
Approved Course (must be at Level 3)     
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour  ONC, ONL 
MKT3007 Marketing Strategy  ONL 
HSW3200 Professional Issues: Disability & Older People  ONC, ONL 
ISE1002 Comparative and Contemporary Indigenous Cultures  ONC, ONL 

Footnotes
**On-campus offer will not be available in 2017.
§This course will be offered from 2018.
*This course will be offered online from 2018.

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Human Resource Management major (8 units)

Course  Semester(s) offered  Mode 
MGT1001 Foundations of Human Resource Management  ONC, ONL 
MGT2001 Risk Mitigation, Work Health and Safety  ONC, ONL 
MGT2002 Perspectives of Organisation  2,3  ONC, ONL 
MGT2004 Enhancing Performance**  ONC, ONL 
MGT3001 Global Management  ONL 
MGT3002 Managing Change#   ONC, ONL 
MGT3005 Workforce Design*   ONC, ONL 
MGT3006 Employment Relations§  ONC, ONL 

Footnotes
**Students who have successfully completed MGT2004 People Development should not complete MGT2004 Enhancing Performance.
#This is a capstone course and students should not enrol in it until they have completed at least six of the other courses in the Human Resource Management major.
*Students who have successfully completed MGT2000 Staffing and Remuneration or MGT2000 Workforce Design should not complete MGT3005 Workforce Design
§Students who have successfully completed MGT2006 Employment Relations should not complete MGT3006 Employment Relations

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Approved courses

Course  Semester(s) offered  Mode 
ISE1000 Introduction to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Australia  ONC, ONL 
LAW1101 Introduction to Law  1,2,3  ONC, ONL 
ANT2002 Culture, Illness and Health  ONC, ONL 
HSW2100 Advocacy, Allies and Peer Support**  ONC, ONL 
PMC3101 Evidence Based Practice for Healthcare Professionals*  ONC, ONL 
MGT3002 Managing Change  ONC, ONL 
SOC3000 Collaborative Community Problem Solving   ONL 
CMS3001 Global Conflict Communication  ONC, ONL 
CMS2022 Communication and Power   ONC, ONL 
HSW3220 Community Based Rehabilitation   ONC, ONL 

Footnotes
**On-campus offer will not be available in 2017.
*This course will be offered online from 2018.

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Electives/Approved courses

Approved courses are to be selected from the list of approved courses. Electives can be selected from any USQ course.

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Research

Students are required to complete two advanced research courses and a minor research project. All students are required to submit a thesis.

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IT requirements

Students should visit the USQ minimum computing standards to check that their computers are capable of running the appropriate software and versions of internet web browsers and to check the minimum and recommended standards for software.

Students will need internet access to retrieve course materials, undertake assessment and participate in course online activities.

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Exit points

Bachelor of Human Services: after the 3rd year upon successful completion of the requirements of the program.

Students who fail to maintain a minimum GPA of 5.0, or do not have the permission of the program coordinator, will not be permitted to enrol in the fourth year of the program and will be exited from the degree. Students who have successfully completed the first 16 units of the Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) in accordance with the recommended enrolment pattern (completed 6 specified core units, at least 4 courses from within one Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) major and 6 courses allowed within the Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) structure) may exit with the Associate Degree of Human Services.

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Credit

Exemptions/credit will be assessed based on the USQ Credit and Exemption Procedure.

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Honours

The level of honours awarded will be determined based on the USQ procedure. Please refer to the Class of Honours Standard Schedule.

Recommended enrolment patterns

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Child and Family Studies major (8 units) - commencing in Semester 1

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A as an approved course or elective to ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Residential schoolEnrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development1111,3
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management1111
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective111111
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective111111
HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health1212Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
EDO2104 Families and Society12,3
HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212

Year 2

CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121
HSW2100 Advocacy, Allies and Peer Support**2121
SES2101 Growth, Development and Lifespan2121
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective212121
HSW2211 Youth Work Practice**2222Pre-requisite: HSW2120 and CDS1000 and HSW2100
EDU5335 Emotional and Behavioural Problems of Children and Adolescents22
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000

Year 3

HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
EDU5325 Child Abuse and Neglect: Intervention, Protection and Prevention31, 3
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
CDS3001 Assessment and Report Writing in Counselling32O
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232

Year 4 - Semester 1

SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
SCI4407 Complementary Studies A4141
HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A*41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405

Year 4 - Semester 2

HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing41,241,2
SCI4408 Complementary Studies B#4242
HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B*41,241,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000 and HMT2000 within the one degree.
**On-campus offer will not be available in 2017.
§To avoid timetable clashes, on-campus (ONC) students are advised to check individual course timetables prior to enrolling in SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics to determine if they should enrol in the online (ONL) mode of this course. For further information please consult the course examiner.
*This is a 2 unit course
#The online (ONL) offering (depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment) may have attendance requirements.

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Child and Family Studies major (8 units) - commencing in Semester 2

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A as an approved course or elective to ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Residential schoolEnrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1 - Semester 2

EDO2104 Families and Society12,3
HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212

Year 2 - Semester 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development2121,3
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management2121
CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121
HSW2100 Advocacy, Allies and Peer Support**2121

Year 2 - Semester 2

HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health2222Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
HSW2211 Youth Work Practice**2222Pre-requisite: HSW2120 and CDS1000 and HSW2100
EDU5335 Emotional and Behavioural Problems of Children and Adolescents22
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000

Year 3 - Semester 1

SES2101 Growth, Development and Lifespan3131
HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
EDU5325 Child Abuse and Neglect: Intervention, Protection and Prevention31,3
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131

Year 3 - Semester 2

HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
CDS3001 Assessment and Report Writing in Counselling32O
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232

Year 4 - Semester 1

2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141

Year 4 - Semester 2

SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A*41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405
SCI4408 Complementary Studies B#4242

Year 5 - Semester 1

HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing5151
SCI4407 Complementary Studies A5151
HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B*51,251,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000 and HMT2000 within the one degree.
**On-campus offer will not be available in 2017.
§To avoid timetable clashes, on-campus (ONC) students are advised to check individual course timetables prior to enrolling in SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics to determine if they should enrol in the online (ONL) mode of this course. For further information please consult the course examiner.
*This is a 2 unit course
#The online (ONL) offering (depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment) may have attendance requirements.

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Counselling major (8 units) - commencing in Semester 1

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A as an elective to ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Residential schoolEnrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development1111,3
CDS1001 Human Relations and Communications11O
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management1111
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective111111
HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health1212Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
CDS1002 Counselling Skills12O
HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212

Year 2

CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121
CDS3002 Counselling Theory and Practice21OPre-requisite: CDS1002 or (PSY1010 and PSY1020)
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective212121
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective212121
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000

Year 3

HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
CDS3004 Counselling Theory and Practice 231OPre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS3002
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232

Approved courses: choose Four courses from:

     CDS3005 Counselling Theory and Practice 32OPre-requisite: CDS3004
     EDU5325 Child Abuse and Neglect: Intervention, Protection and Prevention1, 3
     EDO2104 Families and Society2,3
     CDS3001 Assessment and Report Writing in Counselling2O
     EDU5335 Emotional and Behavioural Problems of Children and Adolescents2

Year 4 - Semester 1

     SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
     SCI4407 Complementary Studies A4141
     HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A*41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405

Year 4 - Semester 2

     HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing41,241,2
     SCI4408 Complementary Studies B#4242
     HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B*41,241,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000 and HMT2000 within the one degree.
§To avoid timetable clashes, on-campus (ONC) students are advised to check individual course timetables prior to enrolling in SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics to determine if they should enrol in the online (ONL) mode of this course. For further information please consult the course examiner.
*This is a 2 unit course
#The online (ONL) offering (depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment) may have attendance requirements.

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Counselling major (8 units) - commencing in Semester 2

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A as an elective to ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Residential schoolEnrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1 - Semester 2

CDS1002 Counselling Skills12O
HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212

Year 2- Semester 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development2121,3
CDS1001 Human Relations and Communications21O
CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management2121

Year 2 - Semester 2

HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health2222Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222

Year 3 - Semester 1

CDS3002 Counselling Theory and Practice31OPre-requisite: CDS1002 or (PSY1010 and PSY1020)
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131

Year 3 - Semester 2

HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232

Year 4 - Semester 1

HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141
CDS3004 Counselling Theory and Practice 231OPre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS3002

Approved courses: choose Four courses from:

     CDS3005 Counselling Theory and Practice 32OPre-requisite: CDS3004
     EDU5325 Child Abuse and Neglect: Intervention, Protection and Prevention1, 3
     EDO2104 Families and Society2,3
     CDS3001 Assessment and Report Writing in Counselling2O
     EDU5335 Emotional and Behavioural Problems of Children and Adolescents2

Year 4 - Semester 2

     HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A*41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405
     SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
     SCI4408 Complementary Studies B#4242

Year 5 - Semester 1

     HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing5151
     SCI4407 Complementary Studies A5151
     HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B*51,251,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000and HMT2000 within the one degree.
*This is a 2 unit course
§To avoid timetable clashes, on-campus (ONC) students are advised to check individual course timetables prior to enrolling in SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics to determine if they should enrol in the online (ONL) mode of this course. For further information please consult the course examiner.
#The online (ONL) offering (depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment) may have attendance requirements.

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Community Development and Indigenous Studies major (8 units) - commencing in Semester 1

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A as an elective to ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development1111,3
POL1000 Government, Business and Society1111,2
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management1111
ISE1000 Introduction to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Australia1111
HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health1212Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
LAW1101 Introduction to Law11,211,2,3Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA or BCLW are not eligible for enrolment
ISE1002 Comparative and Contemporary Indigenous Cultures1212
HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212

Year 2

CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121
PRL2002 Community Consultation and Development2121
ISE2002 Human Rights and Ideologies of the Nation State2121Pre-requisite: ISE1000
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective212121
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000

Year 3

HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
ISE3000 Language, Culture, Country and Community3131Pre-requisite: ISE1000
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
SOC3000 Collaborative Community Problem Solving32Pre-requisite: 12 course units (though 16 course units is recommended)
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232

Year 4 - Semester 1

SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
SCI4407 Complementary Studies A4141
HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A*41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405

Year 4 - Semester 2

HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing41,241,2
SCI4408 Complementary Studies B#4242
HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B*41,241,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000 and HMT2000 within the one degree.
§To avoid timetable clashes, on-campus (ONC) students are advised to check individual course timetables prior to enrolling in SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics to determine if they should enrol in the online (ONL) mode of this course. For further information please consult the course examiner.
*This is a 2 unit course
#The online (ONL) offering (depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment) may have attendance requirements.

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Community Development and Indigenous Studies major (8 units) - commencing in Semester 2

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A as an elective to ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1 - Semester 2

LAW1101 Introduction to Law11,211,2,3Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in one of the following Programs: LLBP or BLAW or BABL or BALW or BBBL or BBLA or BCBL or BCLA or BCLW are not eligible for enrolment
ISE1002 Comparative and Contemporary Indigenous Cultures1212
HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212

Year 2 - Semester 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development2121,3
POL1000 Government, Business and Society2121,2
CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121
ISE1000 Introduction to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Australia2121

Year 2 - Semester 2

HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health2222Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222

Year 3 - Semester 1

HSW2120 Human Services Case Management3131
PRL2002 Community Consultation and Development3121
ISE2002 Human Rights and Ideologies of the Nation State3131Pre-requisite: ISE1000
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131

Year 3 - Semester 2

HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
SOC3000 Collaborative Community Problem Solving32Pre-requisite: 12 course units (though 16 course units is recommended)
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232

Year 4 - Semester 1

HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C41,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
ISE3000 Language, Culture, Country and Community4141Pre-requisite: ISE1000
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141

Year 4 - Semester 2

HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A*41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405
SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
SCI4408 Complementary Studies B#424242

Year 5 - Semester 1

HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing5151
SCI4407 Complementary Studies A5151
HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B*51,251,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000 and HMT2000 within the one degree.
*This is a 2 unit course
§To avoid timetable clashes, on-campus (ONC) students are advised to check individual course timetables prior to enrolling in SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics to determine if they should enrol in the online (ONL) mode of this course. For further information please consult the course examiner.
#The online (ONL) offering (depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment) may have attendance requirements.

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Health and Social Wellbeing major (12 units), commencing in Semester 1

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A instead of ISE1002 Comparative and Contemporary Indigenous Culturesto ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development1111,3
POL1000 Government, Business and Society1111,2
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management1111
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective111111
HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health1212Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212

Year 2

CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective212121
HSW2100 Advocacy, Allies and Peer Support++2121
HSW2220 Disability & Wellbeing across the lifespan^^2121
HSW2200 Disability Theory and Concepts2222
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000

Year 3

HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
PMC3101 Evidence Based Practice for Healthcare Professionals**3131
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour3131,2,3
MGT3007 Knowledge Management and Organisational Learning31Enrolment is not permitted in MGT3007 if MGT2008 has been previously completed.
HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
HSW2210 Perspectives on Disability Ageing3232
HSW3200 Professional Issues: Disability & Older People3232
ISE1002 Comparative and Contemporary Indigenous Cultures3232

Year 4

SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
SCI4407 Complementary Studies A4141
HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A*41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405
HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing41,241,2
SCI4408 Complementary Studies B#4242
HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B*41,241,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services and HMT2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights within the one degree.
++On-campus offer will not be available in 2017.
^^This course will be offered from 2018.
**This course will be offered online from 2018.
§To avoid timetable clashes, on-campus (ONC) students are advised to check individual course timetables prior to enrolling in SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics to determine if they should enrol in the online (ONL) mode of this course. For further information please consult the course examiner.
*This is a 2 unit course
#The online (ONL) offering (depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment) may have attendance requirements.

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Health and Social Wellbeing major (12 units), commencing in Semester 2

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A instead of ISE1002 Comparative and Contemporary Indigenous Culturesto ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1 - Semester 2

HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212

Year 2 - Semester 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development2121,3
POL1000 Government, Business and Society2121,2
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management2121
CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121

Year 2 - Semester 2

HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health2222Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
HSW2200 Disability Theory and Concepts2222
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective222222
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000

Year 3 - Semester 1

2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
HSW2100 Advocacy, Allies and Peer Support++3131
HSW2220 Disability & Wellbeing across the lifespan^^3131

Year 3 - Semester 2

HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
HSW2210 Perspectives on Disability Ageing3232
HSW3200 Professional Issues: Disability & Older People3232
ISE1002 Comparative and Contemporary Indigenous Cultures3232

Year 4 - Semester 1

HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C41,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviour4141,2,3
PMC3101 Evidence Based Practice for Healthcare Professionals**4141
MGT3007 Knowledge Management and Organisational Learning41Enrolment is not permitted in MGT3007 if MGT2008 has been previously completed.

Year 4 - Semester 2

SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
SCI4408 Complementary Studies B#4242
HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A*41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405

Year 5 - Semester 1

HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing5151
SCI4407 Complementary Studies A5151
HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B*51,251,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services and HMT2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights within the one degree.
++On-campus offer will not be available in 2017.
^^This course will be offered from 2018.
**This course will be offered online from 2018.
§To avoid timetable clashes, on-campus (ONC) students are advised to check individual course timetables prior to enrolling in SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics to determine if they should enrol in the online (ONL) mode of this course. For further information please consult the course examiner.
#The online (ONL) offering (depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment) may have attendance requirements.
*This is a 2 unit course

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Human Resource Management major (8 units) - commencing in Semester 1

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A as an elective to ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development1111,3
MGT1001 Foundations of Human Resource Management1111
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management1111
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective111111
HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health1212Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212
HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212

Year 2

CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective212121
MGT3005 Workforce Design*2121Enrolment is not permitted in MGT3005 if MGT2000 has been previously completed.
MGT2001 Risk Mitigation, Work Health and Safety2121
MGT2002 Perspectives of Organisation2222,3
MGT2004 Enhancing Performance**2222
MGT3006 Employment Relations§2222Enrolment is not permitted in MGT3006 if MGT2006 has been previously completed.
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000

Year 3

HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
MGT3001 Global Management3131,3
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
MGT3002 Managing Change#3232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232

Year 4 - Semester 1

SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
SCI4407 Complementary Studies A4141
HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405

Year 4 - Semester 2

HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing41,241,2
SCI4408 Complementary Studies B^^4242
HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B41,241,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000 and HMT2000 within the one degree.
*Students who have successfully completed MGT2000 Staffing and Remuneration or MGT2000 Workforce Design should not complete MGT3005 Workforce Design
**Students who have successfully completed MGT2004 People Development should not complete MGT2004 Enhancing Performance.
§Students who have successfully completed MGT2006 Employment Relations should not complete MGT3006 Employment Relations
#This is a capstone course and students should not enrol in it until they have completed at least six of the other courses in the Human Resource Management major.
This is a 2–unit course.
^^The online (ONL) offering, depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment, may have attendance requirements.

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Recommended enrolment pattern - Human Resource Management major (8 units) - commencing in Semester 2

Students are able to enrol in any offered mode of a course (on-campus, external or online), regardless of the program mode of study they enrolled in.

Students commencing the Honours program in 3rd year, and seeking accreditation, must take HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A as an elective to ensure they have completed 400 hours of placement for accreditation.


CourseYear of program and semester
in which course is normally studied
Enrolment requirements
On-campus
(ONC)
External
(EXT)
Online
(ONL)
YearSemYearSemYearSem

Year 1 - Semester 2

HSW1000 Foundations of the Human Services Disciplines1212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective121212

Year 2 - Semester 1

CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development2121,3
MGT1001 Foundations of Human Resource Management2121
HSW2120 Human Services Case Management2121
CDS2000 Ethical Issues and Human Rights in the Human Services^2121

Year 2 - Semester 2

HSW1110 Sociology of Mental Health2222Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: CDS1000
MGT2002 Perspectives of Organisation2222,3
MGT2004 Enhancing Performance**2222
HSW2099 Fieldwork Placement A21,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000

Year 3 - Semester 1

2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective313131
MGT3001 Global Management31,3
MGT3005 Workforce Design*3131Enrolment is not permitted in MGT3005 if MGT2000 has been previously completed.
MGT2001 Risk Mitigation, Work Health and Safety3131

Year 3 - Semester 2

HSW3099 Fieldwork Placement B31,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
MGT3002 Managing Change#3232
MGT3006 Employment Relations§3232Enrolment is not permitted in MGT3006 if MGT2006 has been previously completed.
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective323232

Year 4 - Semester 1

HSW3199 Fieldwork Placement C41,2,3Pre-requisite/Co-requisite: CDS2000 and HSW2099
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141
2nd Major/Minor/Approved course/Elective414141

Year 4 - Semester 2

HSW4100 Health and Wellbeing Project A41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following program: BHSH Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SCI4405
SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics§41,241,2Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or MSCR or MCTN or BHSH
SCI4408 Complementary Studies B^^4242

Year 5 - Semester 1

HSW4110 Leadership, Management and Entrepreneurship to Maintain Wellbeing5151
SCI4407 Complementary Studies A5151
HSW4200 Health and Wellbeing Project B51,251,2Pre-requisite: HSW4100

Footnotes
^Students cannot study both CDS2000 and HMT2000 within the one degree.
**Students who have successfully completed MGT2004 People Development should not complete MGT2004 Enhancing Performance.
*Students who have successfully completed MGT2000 Staffing and Remuneration or MGT2000 Workforce Design should not complete MGT3005 Workforce Design
#This is a capstone course and students should not enrol in it until they have completed at least six of the other courses in the Human Resource Management major.
§Students who have successfully completed MGT2006 Employment Relations should not complete MGT3006 Employment Relations
This is a 2–unit course.
^^The online (ONL) offering, depending on the students' negotiated topic, studies and assessment, may have attendance requirements.