James Cook University JCU

Master of Social Science

James Cook University JCU

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

This program focuses on equipping students with the knowledge and practical skills to work towards solving complex contemporary issues of social policy, governance, cultural heritage, and resource management. JCU students benefit from a unique learning environment, dedicated to the advancement of Asia-Pacific and Tropical societies.

Structure

36 credit points by coursework

Subjects

  • Asia-Pacific governance and development
  • Environment and heritage

Standard entry requirements

  • Completion of an AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a social science discipline, with an GPA of 5 (65%) within 5 years prior to application
  • Or an AQF level 8 qualification in any discipline, within 5 years prior to application
  • Or equivalent

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
JCU Cairns Domestic: $32,940
International: $48,420
No
  • Full-time : 1.5 years
  • Part-time : 3 years
JCU Townsville Domestic: $32,940
International: $48,420
No
  • Full-time : 1.5 years
  • Part-time : 3 years

Further information

Not all majors available to international students. For more information: https://www.jcu.edu.au/courses-and-study

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