Diploma of Community Services (Financial Counselling)

If you have a completed Diploma of Community Services (Financial Counselling) [CHC52108] or [CHC51115] from TAFENSW* you will receive guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Social Work, Bachelor of Social Science or Bachelor of Business and be eligible for 80 credit points(cps) to be applied to your University record. Please visit the Claim your Credit(opens in a new window) page for instructions on how to do this.

Pathway details for the Diploma of Community Services (Financial Counselling)
Pathway CodeDegree Credit granted Credit details
14L0013
(CHC52108) 

17L0212
(CHC51115) 
Bachelor of Social Work
1666 
80cps guaranteed
(240cps remain) 
Pathway to BSW credit details
14L0014
(CHC52108)

17L0214
(CHC51115) 
Majors other than M1079

18L0069
(CHC51115)
Major M1079
Bachelor of Social Science
1667 
80cps guaranteed
(160cps remain)
Pathway to BSocSC credit details
21L0165
(CHC51115)
Bachelor of Business 278680cps guaranteed
(240cps remain)
80cps - unspecified electives
22L0170
(CHC51115)
Bachelor of Science 3754 (any major except Environmental Health)70cps guaranteed70cps - unspecified electives
22L0171
(CHC51115)
Bachelor of Science 3754 (Environmental Health)40cps guaranteed
30cps negotiable
40cps - unspecified electives
Students can apply for up to an additional
30cps of credit via the Credit for Prior Learning process

* If the provider you studied with is not listed here you may instead be eligible for an informal pathway. Please see the How Pathways Work section of our site for further information.

Next steps for current students:

  1. Complete section 1 and 2 of the enrolment process, as detailed on the How do I enrol webpage(opens in a new window)
  2. Claim your Pathways credit online(opens in a new window)
  3. Continue from section 3 of the enrolment process.

If there is no pathway listed from your completed qualification to your chosen degree, please instead lodge an application for Credit for Prior Learning to be assessed for potential credit.

Credit details for the Bachelor of Social Work: (CHC52108) and (CHC51115)

  • 10cps - CULT 1017 Understanding Society
  • 10cps - BEHV 1021 The Individual in Society
  • 10cps - WELF 2002 Community Work and Development
  • 10cps - HUMN 1041 People, Place & Social Difference
  • 10cps - CULT 1022 Working with Cultural Differences
  • 10cps - WELF 1002 Context of Human Services
  • 10cps - WELF 2010 Lifespan Development & the Human Services
  • 10cps - WELF 1003 Human Service Intervention Strategies

Credit details for the Bachelor of Social Science: (CHC52108)

  • 10cps - CULT 1017 Understanding Society
  • 10cps - BEHV 1021 The Individual in Society
  • 10cps - WELF 2002 Community Work and Development
  • 10cps - HUMN 1041 People, Place & Social Difference
  • 10cps - CULT 1022 Working with Cultural Differences
  • 10cps - WELF 1002 Context of Human Services
  • 10cps - HUMN 1060 Introduction to Indigenous Australia: Peoples, Places and Philosophies
  • 10cps - WELF 1003 Human Services Intervention Strategies

Credit details for the Bachelor of Social Science: (CHC51115)
This pathway applies to students wishing to enrol in a major OTHER than M1079 - Child and Community
17L0214

  • 10cps - CULT 1017 Understanding Society
  • 10cps - BEHV 1021 The Individual in Society
  • 10cps - HUMN 1041 People, Place and Social Difference
  • 10cps - HUMN 1060 Introduction to Indigenous Australia: Peoples, Places and Philosophies
  • 40cps - Unspecified elective (level 1)

Credit details for the Bachelor of Social Science: (CHC51115)
This pathway applies to students wishing to enrol in the major M1079 - Child and Community
18L0069 

  • 10cps - CULT 1017 Understanding Society
  • 10cps - BEHV 1021 The Individual in Society
  • 10cps - WELF 2002 Community Work and Development
  • 10cps - HUMN 1041 People, Place and Social Difference
  • 10cps - CULT 1022 Working with Cultural Differences
  • 10cps - WELF 1002 Context of Human Services
  • 10cps - HUMN 1060 Introduction to Indigenous Australia: Peoples, Places and Philosophies
  • 10cps - Unspecified elective (level 1)