Northland Polytechnic Bachelor of Applied Social Service
Northland Polytechnic Ltd
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Specifically, Bachelor of Applied Social Service graduates will be expected to be able to; ? Demonstrate a broad knowledge of the major theories and models which inform social service practice in Aotearoa New Zealand ? Translate knowledge into solution focused ethical practice ? Acknowledge the unique place of tangata whenua in Aotearoa and practice in accordance with the principles of Te Tiriti Ô Waitangi ? Work safely and effectively from a bicultural and multi cultural paradigm ? Be critically reflective in their practice ? Understand the structural causes of oppression and marginalisation in Aotearoa New Zealand ? Address and challenge barriers, inequalities and injustices which establish and maintain marginalisation, dispossession, discrimination and oppression. ? Interpret social policy and legislation related to the delivery of social services in Aotearoa New Zealand ? Establish and maintain self care strategies including professional supervision in their role as social service workers ? Be committed to ongoing professional development
Key Information for Students
To be eligible for admission to the programme an applicant must have made written application by the advertised closing date on the prescribed application form and meet the following admission criteria: Be 20 years of age by January 1st of the year of enrollment
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(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$37,731 - $54,842|
|In further study||19%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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Where does this information come from?
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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