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Bachelor of Social Science (13E)


3 years full-time or part-time* equivalent. Intake: February, July


Distance (Flexible Delivery#)

Study Areas

The Bachelor of Social Science offers you knowledge in a range of social science areas of study and the skills to apply these to real world issues.

This course also provides you with the skills that employers want, such as self-discipline, critical thinking, analysis, problem solving, research, communication (visual and verbal), creativity, perseverance and versatility.

Major areas of study include:
  • Criminology
  • Geography & Environmental Studies
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Relations
  • Politics and Policy
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Economics
Other areas of study include:

  • Aboriginal Studies (BSocSc)
  • International Relations
  • Criminology (BA)
  • Politics and Policy
  • Economics (BSocSc)
  • Psychology
  • Geography and Environmental Studies
  • Sociology
  • Human Resource Management (BSocSc)

Please note:

* Part-time study is not available to international students
# Distance studies are only available to international students when they are in a country other than Australia

Special Requirements

General Entry Requirements- please see the link below.

Clearly-in ATAR: 65

Further study options

Honours, Grad Cert, Grad Dip, Masters, PhD

Career opportunities

Graduates may gain employment in fields such as:

  • Diplomat
  • Social or market researcher
  • Policy analysis
  • Social welfare advocate
  • Politcial scientist
  • Politician
  • Community development officer
  • Foreign affiars officer
  • Government public servant

Further Information

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