Bachelor of Social Science

Bond University

The Bachelor of Social Science program encompasses several disciplines including criminology, psychology, counselling and behaviour management. The program allows you to combine subjects to complete a degree whose title reflects a specialisation of studies in the social sciences area of the Faculty.

Course Fee:

Australian: $102,960
International: $114,480

Entry Requirements:

Bond University requires the successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent for entry to Bachelor level programs. Bond does not rely solely on the Overall Position (OP) or the Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR). Rather, a range of criteria are also considered such as extracurricular activities and personal attributes, including outstanding leadership qualities and community involvement.

Structure:

24 Subjects: 3 University Core Subjects; 12 Major Subjects; 9 Faculty Electives.

Subjects you can Study:

Double Major in Criminology; Pyschology and Criminology; Psychology and Behaviour Management; Psychology and Counselling; Criminology and Behaviour Management; Criminology and Counselling.

Further information:

This degree will provide you with a basis for working in areas such as welfare, government departments, disability services or as disability officers or case workers, client support and advocacy as well as working with behavioural difficulties of children in educational settings. Those students who choose a Behaviour Management focus will learn the framework and procedures for implementing functional analytical therapy with clients who have severe behavioural difficulties. Students who choose a Criminology focus will gain the ability to understand a-typical behaviour patterns. Those students who combine their studies with Psychology will be provided with the basis for understanding the presenting problems with clients in order to develop effective needs-based treatment programs. Students who choose a Counselling focus will gain the ability to assess, diagnose and understand human behaviour as well as be able to apply ethical, legal and professional issues in counselling.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00017B

Related Careers:

Counsellor, Criminologist, Psychologist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gold Coast No info Yes Full time 2 years
Gold Coast No info Yes Part time 4 years
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