Bachelor of Social Work

Find out how our Bachelor of Social Work students and graduates are creating positive change in people’s lives to build fairer, stronger communities.

Alex Hunt

Alex Hunt shares how the Bachelor of Social Work is allowing him to meaningfully engage with people, build connections and make a difference.

Alex's story

After completing her practical placement at Stand Tū Māia, Eunice managed to secure a job there as a therapeutic care worker.

Eunice's story
Peter Haufano

Peter chose a career in social work because he knew it would help him to build upon his capacity to help many people.

Peter's story
Trudi Peperkoorn

Trudi Peperkoorn shares how the Bachelor of Social Work practical placement allowed her to support those in need, while achieving immense personal growth.

Trudi's story
Social Work student Rad Fatani

A passion to empower others inspired Rad Fatani to study a Bachelor of Social Work.

Rad's story
Lauren Bartley

Lauren shares how the Bachelor of Social Work programme allowed her to pursue her passions for social justice and seeing change in the world.

Lauren's story

Max Stowers – Community Health Worker

Max tells us how studying a Bachelor of Social Work gave him the skills he needs for a career in social work.

Sophie Harpur – Youth Social Justice Worker

Sophie Harpur explains how studying a Bachelor of Social Work prepared her for her career as a Youth Social Justice Worker.