Bachelor of Social Science University of Newcastle - UON

3.5 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Ranked #17 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Make your mark by crafting strategies and solutions to various social challenges.

With our Bachelor of Social Science you will gain an empowering qualification that leads to rewarding careers in diverse fields. This degree will see you develop cultural sensitivity, ethical awareness and a solid understanding of the constructs that make the world go round.

Social Science is the study of social relationships, structures and issues. You will learn to analyse, challenge and gain insight into universally relevant theories about life cycle, gender, class, race, work, social justice and social organisation. You will also explore the exciting complexities of the human race and the societies in which we exist.


Human Services
Global Indigenous Studies
Human Geography and the Environment
Human Resource Management and Industrial...

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Common areas of employment for Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) graduates include social research, management and policy work for government and...

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Additional Information
Graduate work-ready through hands-on learning and the opportunity for a minimum of 80 hours work experience.


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Student Reviews

May 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: Learning about something I am very interested in

Negatives: Juggling university with working hard to try and keep a roof over my head

My advice to future students is: Have a plan in place

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April 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: I’m in my second year and really enjoy it especially the case work

Negatives: Work load

My advice to future students is: Time management

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