Develop a broad set of essential communication and research skills, that will prepare you for careers both locally and across the globe.
Develop a broad set of essential communication and research skills, that will prepare you for careers both locally and across the globe. With our Bachelor of Social Science, you can study in a local community setting or on campus, giving you greater flexibility and access to university studies. Your career could see you in roles as diverse as community work, local government, tourism, small business, community development, or as a historian. The program covers key areas of social science and its applications. You will develop your academic writing and research skills, gain a deeper understanding of history, society and the global environment and be involved in project work in your local community. You will have the opportunity to undertake an internship in a local government, school, business or community organisation and develop an understanding of planning and policy development. You will build skills that position you well to succeed in your chosen field.
1 year full time,
Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences undergraduate courses at Federation University Australia rated their degrees as follows:
Teaching quality: 85.7% (national average 75.7%)
Improved skills: 87.8% (national average 83.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 95.9% (national average 85.4%)
The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Federation University Australia. You can find out more about these results here.
Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences undergraduate courses at Federation University Australia had the following employment outcomes:
Employed full time: 66.7% (national average 61.3%)
Studying full time: 24.7% (national average 32.0%)
Median full time salary: (national average $55,000)
You can find out more about employment outcome results here.