Social Science, Policing & Criminal Justice

As the official pathways provider to Western Sydney University, The College offers alternative entry diploma programs leading into the social sciences, policing and criminal justice bachelor degrees at the University. Taught at our Bankstown and Nirimba campuses, our Social Science courses are designed to expand your knowledge of the culturally diverse social environment, preparing you for a degree with a focus in sociology, tourism and more.  For a career in criminal justice or policing, The College provides practical, real-world experience to prepare you for the NSW Police Force Academy or a criminal and community justice degree.

Duration Standard
3 Terms (12 months)
Extended
4 Terms (16 months)
ATAR* 55 Open Access
UAC Diploma in Social Science / Bachelor of Social Science
[Bankstown 729475]
[Nirimba 729477]

Diploma in Social Science / Bachelor of Tourism Management
[Nirimba 729481]

Diploma in Social Science / Bachelor of Humanitarian and Development Studies
[Bankstown 729476]
Diploma in Social Science Extended - Social Science
[Bankstown 729687]
[Nirimba 729688]

Diploma in Social Science Extended - Tourism Management
[Nirimba 729691]

Diploma in Social Science Extended - Humanitarian and Development Studies
[Bankstown 729689]
Campus / Intake Bankstown (Mar, 2018; Jul, 2018)
Nirimba (Mar, 2018; Jul, 2018)
Bankstown (Mar, 2018; Oct, 2018)
Nirimba (Mar, 2018; Oct, 2018)
Study Mode Full-time Full-time; once enrolled, students may opt for a reduced study load
Fees Course Fees Course Fees
Subjects - -
Course Code Diploma in Social Science / Bachelor of Social Science - 6023

Diploma in Social Science / Bachelor of Humanitarian and Development Studies - 6027

Diploma in Social Science / Bachelor of Tourism Management - 6030
Diploma in Social Science Extended - Social Science - 7157

Diploma in Social Science Extended - Humanitarian and Development Studies - 7156

Diploma in Social Science Extended - Tourism Management - 7159


University Pathways

Once you have passed the required units of your Diploma, you will be moved into the second year of the corresponding Bachelor Degree at Western Sydney University.