Diploma of Social Science (WSTC)

If you have completed a Diploma of Social Science [7050] or Diploma of Social Science (Extended) [7057] with The College at Western Sydney University you have guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Social Science and you will have 80 credit points applied to your University record, this is approximately one year of full time study in credit. Where you complete the Psychology stream of the Diploma of Social Science you will be guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Social Science and you will have 80 credit points applied to your University record.

Credit details for the Diploma of Social Science
Pathway codeDegreeCredit grantedCredit details
15L0090 (7050)
15L0092 (7057)
Bachelor of Social Science 166780 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
Pathway to BSocSc credit details
15L0094 (7050 - Psychology Stream)
15L0096 (7057 - Psychology Stream)
Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) 171180 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
Pathway to the BSocSc(Psych) credit details

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 Bachelor of Social Science:

  • 10cp - 101900 Working with Communities 
  • 10cp - 101551 Understanding Society
  • 10cp - 102170 People, Place and Social Difference
  • 10cp - 101557 The Individual in Society
  • 10cp - 101573 Human Rights, Peace and Development
  • 10cp - 101664 Working with Cultural Differences
  • 10cp - 102039 Crime, Deviance and Society
  • 10cp - 101590 Cultural and Social Geographies

Credit details for Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology):

  • 10cp - 101900 Working with Communities 
  • 10cp - 101551 Understanding Society
  • 10cp - 102170 People, Place and Social Difference
  • 10cp - 101557 The Individual in Society
  • 10cp - 101573 Human Rights, Peace and Development
  • 10cp - 101664 Working with Cultural Differences
  • 10cp - 102039 Crime, Deviance and Society
  • 10cp - unspecified electives (level 1)