Diploma in Social Science Extended - Social Science

Online Short Programs Information Session

Looking to upskill, pursue a new career or challenge yourself by learning something new? Our online short programs will give you the skills and knowledge to take the next step in your career – or give you the academic credit to pursure futher study in a relevant area. 

To find out more about Online Short Programs offered at Western, please attend our Online Short Programs Information Session on Wednesday 22 September at 5pm.

Build a better society

In today’s ever-changing world, we need people who can navigate complex and culturally diverse social issues. People just like you.

This program lets you choose from a huge range of majors and minors, including Child and Community; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Geography and Urban Studies; Peace and Development Studies; Sociology; Anthropology; Heritage and Tourism.

When you successfully complete the 16-month diploma from The College, you gain guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Social Science at Western Sydney University.

To apply, you don’t need an ATAR; all you need are ambition and the determination to work hard. Once you’re here, our mission is to make sure you have the supportive learning environment and flexibility you need to transform your life. That includes smaller class sizes with greater access to one-on-one teaching and support. Our Extended Diplomas also cover extra introductory subjects that will prepare you for success in your tertiary studies and beyond.

At The College, we’re dedicated to your success. We know that if you’re given a supportive learning environment with a dedicated team of educators, anything is possible. Our wide range of pathway options include University Foundation Studies, Extended Diplomas and Integrated Diploma/Bachelor programs. Your success starts here.

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on subjects selected.

For further information, consult: Student Contribution Bands

Delivery: On campus

Fees: Varies depending on units selected.

For further information, consult: International Course Fees

Delivery: On campus

 

 

Start your unlimited journey today.

"With greater face-to-face time with lecturers, the opportunity to study at a campus that was close to home and friendly, helpful tutors, The College was the best choice for me."

— Alison Shemon, Diploma in Business/ Bachelor of Business

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

Online Short Programs Information Session

Looking to upskill, pursue a new career or challenge yourself by learning something new? Our online short programs will give you the skills and knowledge to take the next step in your career – or give you the academic credit to pursure futher study in a relevant area. 

To find out more about Online Short Programs offered at Western, please attend our Online Short Programs Information Session on Wednesday 22 September at 5pm.

*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the program (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their program based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their program past the normal finish date of the program will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its programs between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of programs for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.