University of Canberra

Bachelor of Social and Economic Policy (Sociology)

University of Canberra

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00212K

Students of this course explore how social, economic and political factors help shape human actions in modern society. Students develop a solid grounding in the social sciences, helping them gain skills to analyse social and economic issues in the real world. Students will: Analyse the complexities of contemporary policy environments, identifying key sociological issues and developing corresponding solutions; evaluate a range of social and cultural theories and apply them to contemporary social problems and scenarios; critique popular explanations of contemporary social life through the application of rigorous methods of enquiry; examine the dynamics of power, cultural meanings and social inequities; and recognise, analyse and evaluate the relationships between the scarcity of resources, the nature of values, and the design of social and economic policy in local and global contexts.

Standard entry requirements

Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by a year 12 ATAR, other Australian qualification, work experience, or an overseas qualification.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Canberra International: $96,900
  • ATAR: 60

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