Course Start Date
17 Feb 2020
Hours Per Week
- Fee Help available
- Non Government Subsidised
The Bachelor of Community Services is a three year fully online degree that will equip you with the practical skills and theory you need to pursue a career in community services, where you can make your mark supporting the wellbeing of individuals, families and communities, as well as being an agent of social change.
This degree is a dynamic hands-on course which will prepare you for practice-based roles in both government and non- government agencies. Students can choose electives to focus on areas of specialisation including working with families at risk, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander studies, settlement work and disability services.
Further information about this course is available on the TAFE NSW Degrees website
Students who have completed either CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services or CHC50612/CHC50608 Diploma of Community Services Work may be eligible for credit equivalent to a year of full-time study.
Applications close Friday 7th February 2020.
This course is not approved for International Students.
Please note: The Bachelor of Community Services is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA). Graduates are not eligible to register with the Australian Association of Social Workers on the basis of this qualification alone. The Bachelor of Community Services is not an Australian Community Workers Association accredited course.
Learners can download a Course Information Brochure which outlines the structure, objectives and assessment requirements for this course at: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/tafe-nsw-degrees/choose-a-degree/community-services
For any queries about applications or enrolments into this course please contact the Community Services teaching section by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
Approximately four hours of online learning activities per subject each semester. Additional reading, research and assessment work (approximately six hours per subject) is expected. There is an optional intensive six week Summer school.
DOMESTIC and OFF-SHORE STUDENTS
Fees are calculated each semester on a per subject basis. See the TAFE NSW Higher Education Tuition Fees Schedule for details.
FEE-HELP is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government to help students pay their tuition fees. Find out more Study Assist website
In addition to tuition fees, students will be required to purchase textbooks for each subject they are enrolled in.
|CSCSI102A||Group and Community Work|
|CSCSI103A||Working in Community Services|
|CSCSI201A||Case Management Practice|
|CSCSI202A||Applied Counselling Practice|
|CSCSI203A||Practice Frameworks in Context|
|CSCSI301A||Community Development Work and International Aid|
|CSORG101A||Ethics and Legislation in Community Services|
|CSORG301A||Organisational Management in Community Services|
|CSPSY201A||Foundations of Psychology|
|CSSAP102A||Fields of Practice 1|
|CSSAP305A||Fields of Practice 2|
|CSSOC302A||Research Skills Development|
|CSSAP201A||Foundations of Working with Families at Risk|
|CSSAP202A||Foundations of Disability Work|
|CSSAP203A||Foundations of Settlement Work|
|CSSAP204A||Foundations of Working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People and Communities|
|CSSAP301A||Working with Families at Risk|
|CSSAP302A||Working with People with Disability|
|CSSAP304A||Working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People and Communities|
Careers in community services are diverse and graduates can find themselves working in a variety of settings in roles that range from management to intervention to specialist practice.
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.Apply Now
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