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Bachelor of Social Science

Bachelor’s Degree
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  • IELTS Overall Band: 6.0
  • TOEFL Internet Total Score: 70
  • Other Tests: PTE Academic – 52
Course Details

Social Science is a discipline that focuses on topics related to human behavior in relation to society and the culture as a whole. These are just some of the things Social Science deals with: human relations, communication, ethics, commerce, and many more. Social Science is what connects people to each other and what sets them apart, as well as finding questions of social justice and inequality. At Edith Cowan University, this course equips you with an understanding of how society works and how to make positive change. She learns to critique, challenge and gain insight into important global ideas about class, race, occupation, social justice, gender, family and communities. During your study in Australia, you will also explore the complexities of the human experience of the human condition and equip yourself with these deep-minded things; you can help policymakers find the right solutions to improve society where we are.

You will have the satisfaction (and often the challenge) of trying to understand people, as human beings and as a species. Considering how far today's world has come, no one should miss out on basic necessities, such as food, shelter, clothing and equal access to education, health and employment. Social Science strives to identify, understand and solve some of the most persistent problems of the 21st century. What have we lost? Social Science can be the perfect platform for you to express yourself and make positive change in the world.

graduate employment opportunities include a child protection officer, community health worker, support staff. Among other opportunities, graduates can find work in government departments including the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, the Ministry of Defense, the Australian Border Force, and the Attorney General's office. Alternatively, graduates may pursue research and pursue international studies, security studies or social sciences as part of one of several graduate awards at Swinburne, including a Masters and a Bachelor's degree.


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