Diploma of Community Services (Mental Health)

If you have a completed Diploma of Community Services (Mental Health) [CHC50312] with TAFENSW* you will receive guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Community Welfare, Bachelor of Social Work or Bachelor of Social Science 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 (Mental Health) 
Pathway CodeDegreeCredit grantedCredit detail
14L0009



14L0007
Bachelor of Community Welfare 1665


Bachelor of Social Work 1666

80cps guaranteed
(160cps remain)


80cps guaranteed
(160cps remain)

Pathway to BCW and BSW credit details
14L0008Bachelor of Social Science 166780cps guaranteed
(160cps remain)
Pathway to BSocSc credit details

* 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 Advanced Standing(opens in a new window) to be assessed for potential credit.

Credit details for the Bachelor of Community Welfare and Bachelor of Social Work:

  • 10cps - 101551 Understanding Society
  • 10cps - 101557 The Individual in Society
  • 10cps - 101632 Community Work and Development
  • 10cps - 102170 People, Place & Social Difference
  • 10cps - 101664 Working with Cultural Differences
  • 10cps - 101596 Context of Human Services
  • 10cps - 400505 Lifespan Development & the Human Services
  • 10cps - 400193 Human Service Intervention Strategies

Credit details for the Bachelor of Social Science:

  • 10cps - 101551 Understanding Society
  • 10cps - 101557 The Individual in Society
  • 10cps - 101632 Community Work and Development
  • 10cps - 102170 People, Place and Social Difference
  • 10cps - 101664 Working with Cultural Differences
  • 10cps - 101596 Context of Human Services
  • 10cps - 101900 Working with Communities
  • 10cps - 400193 Human Services Intervention Strategies