Graduate Diploma in Humanitarian and Development Studies

Domestic

COURSE SNAPSHOT 

Local
Delivery ModeOn campus
LocationParramatta City
Duration 1F / 2P
Apply Direct Code1867.1
UAC Code950799
Intake InformationSemester 1 - (Autumn); Semester 2 - (Spring)
Fee Information

Local Course Fees (opens in a new window)

Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

International

COURSE SNAPSHOT

International
Delivery ModeOn campus
LocationParramatta City
Duration
Course Code1867.1  
Intake InformationSemester 1 - (Autumn); Semester 2 - (Spring)
Fee Information

International Course Fees (opens in a new window)

Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

Details

The Graduate Diploma in Humanitarian and Development Studies meets the needs of practitioners already working in the field of disaster relief and development, and those wishing to enter the field. It supports the skills enhancement of humanitarian and development workers in government and non-government agencies involved in humanitarian operations, organisations that manage international refugee flows, public health, and the provision of aid to vulnerable populations.

The structure of the course is tailored towards your individual needs and interests, and is linked to the specific industry requirements of humanitarian and development practitioners

Units

Access information about the units (subjects) you will complete as well as important admission information:

Review the Course Admission and Subject Information

How to apply

If you're an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident, you can apply online directly to Western (opens in a new window) for postgraduate coursework in Arts and Humanities, Business, Creative Industries, Engineering and Built Environment, Health Sciences, Law, Computing and Information Technology, Medicine, Nursing and Midwifery, Psychology, Sciences, Social Sciences, TESOL, Interpreting and Translation or Therapeutic Studies and Counselling. Applications can also be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (opens in a new window).

Applications made directly to Western do not have an application fee.

You can manage your existing direct applications via the Western application portal (opens in a new window) or via UAC.(opens in a new window)

Step by step instructions are available on the How to Apply pages.

If you are an international student, you need to apply through Western Sydney University International. Step by step instructions are available on the International Admissions pages.