Master of Advanced Social Work (Research)

    • CRICOS Code: 064990E

    Course overview

    • 2 years full time / 4 years part time
    • On Campus (Parkville)
    • Available to domestic and international students


    The Master of Advanced Social Work (Research) allows you to combine coursework with extensive independent research in social work. It encourages an advanced practice-oriented and theoretical approach, and supports self-directed, lifelong learning. To be eligible for the award of the degree, you must achieve an average grade of at least H3 (65%) or higher.

    Commencement period

    • You may commence at any time during the year between 1 February and 31 October. Commencement in January or December is not advisable.
    • Commencement in the degree is subject to prior arrangement with your nominated supervisor (Scholarships have separate rules and you should seek approval from Melbourne Scholarships to vary your scholarship commencement).
    • Please check with the relevant academic unit prior to making any arrangements for enrolment or travel.