Students must complete 192 UOC as a standalone program.
The UNSW BSW (Hons) can be completed full-time in Single mode (normally 4 years) or in Double Degree mode alongside Bachelor degrees in Criminology, Arts, Social Policy or Law . It is not offered part-time. The basic requirements of the program are simple. The BSW has a depth component and a breadth component. Students enrolled in Single mode do both the depth and breadth component while students enrolled in Double Degree mode only complete the depth component.
If you study in either the single or double degree mode, you will complete:
- Core courses comprising 168 UOC (24 courses)
If you study in single mode, you will also complete:
- 12 UOC of Free Electives (two courses) to be taken either within or outside the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
- 12 UOC of General Education (two courses) which must be taken outside of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences