James Cook University JCU

Graduate Diploma of Social Science

James Cook University JCU

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00117J

This program is designed for graduates from other disciplines who wish to understand and utilise social science methods and practices that are of real benefit to communities.

Designed for

Graduates wishing to pursue further studies

Structure

24 credit points

Subjects

  • Streams include: Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • History
  • Political science
  • Sociology. Not all streams available at all campuses.

Standard entry requirements

  • Completion of an AQF level 7 bachelor degree
  • Or equivalent.

Study pathways

Students who successfully complete the Graduate Diploma of Social Science are eligible to apply for entry to the Master of Social Science (Coursework). Students who successfully complete the Graduate Diploma of Social Science with at least a Distinction for their Research Dissertation (SS4100 and SS4101) are eligible to apply for entry to the Master of Philosophy [Society and Culture] or the Doctor of Philosophy [Society and Culture].

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
JCU Cairns Domestic: $21,960
International: $32,280
No
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
JCU Townsville Domestic: $21,960
International: $32,280
No
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years

Further information

For more information: https://www.jcu.edu.au/courses-and-study.

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