Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
Please contact Info Corner to discuss other study options.
Sorry, this program is not available for international students intending to study on a student visa.
If you hold a different visa type, you may be eligible. Please contact us for more information.
You must have successfully completed an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) that includes at least one year of full-time studies in social sciences (or equivalent).
If you are applying for a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) you must submit your application by 10 November. Selection for Commonwealth Supported Places is competitive, based on your grade point average (GPA) and professional experience.
To have your professional experience considered you must include with your application:
- a CV
- a personal statement detailing your relevant professional experience
You must have successfully completed an Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) in a relevant discipline which includes at least one year of full time studies in social sciences (or equivalent).
Applicants will be selected competitively based on undergraduate results and professional experience.
Please note complete applications must be submitted by 1 November (in any given year) in order to be considered.
CV and statement details your relevant professional experience (if applicable).
English language requirements
To study this program you will need to complete one of the following English proficiency tests:
- IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 7.0 (with no individual band below 7.0)
- TOEFL (Internet Based Test - IBT): minimum overall score of 100 (with minimum of 24 in all sections)
- Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)): minimum score of 65(with no communication band less than 65)
- Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) 185 with no less than 185 in any component
Inherent requirements: non-academic abilities you’ll need to complete this program
Some inherent requirements for this program include:
- reading and writing skills for understanding and contributing to client case notes and producing client reports
- managing your behaviour and emotions to provide safe and competent client care
- time-based problem-solving when working with clients
Who are they for?
Inherent requirements apply to every applicant and may be worth considering if you are living with disability, long-term illness and/or a mental health condition.
Why do you need to know?
By understanding the types of activities you’ll participate in, and the non-academic abilities you may need in this program, you can:
understand more about the program
determine if you may need support during your studies
make an informed decision about whether the program is suitable for you.
What support is available?
If there are any activities that may be difficult for you to undertake, please discuss this with RMIT program staff or Equitable Learning Services (ELS).
If you are living with disability, long-term illness and/or a mental health condition, we may be able to support you by making adjustments to activities in your program so that you can participate fully in your studies.
To receive learning adjustments, you need to register with ELS.