Diploma of Community Studies

Victoria University

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Diploma
Melbourne
1.0 year Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Gain the skills, knowledge and understanding to work in the community welfare sector with a Diploma of Community Services at Victoria Polytechnic.

This course will enhance your existing knowledge in direct service work and client support so that you can make a genuine difference in people’s lives.

You will learn to develop and deliver programs and services that meet various needs of individuals and families. We’ll train you to take a holistic approach to providing social, behavioural, psychological and practical support for clients. Our diploma emphasises the skills for delivering community services in a leadership capacity.
Placements

As part of your studies, you will gain valuable practical experience through undertaking a fieldwork placement. You could do this in an international location; in...

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Careers

Women’s advocate
group facilitator
community corrections officer
case worker or manager
pastoral care counsellor
client service assessor
community services...

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