Social Sciences

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Have you ever wanted to work overseas for an international aid organisation? Do you think you’d make a good advocate for the disempowered?

Do you ever wish you could be a researcher?

Do you want to make social policy? Or are you interested in working in social agencies?

If you are curious about how society works, all these careers and more can become possible by studying Social Science with us. A degree in Social Science will give you the knowledge, confidence and tools to pursue your dreams and contribute positively to our world. Dedicated lecturers who care about your education and an interesting program of study will help you develop your writing, research and critical thinking skills and help you make sense of the big issues that the best minds are grappling with.

You’ll be ready for a range of jobs that are both rewarding and challenging, and you’ll also be a more dynamic citizen in your own sphere.

You can choose to study Social Science on campus or online. Our online option means that you can slot study into your busy schedule at a time that suits you. It also provides an opportunity to hone your skills on technology that helps make you job-ready. Provide a strong foundation to help make your aspirations a reality.

Good Universities Guide logoHumanities and Social Sciences at Southern Cross received a 5-star ranking in the 2019 Good Universities Guide for median graduate starting salary, student support, learning resources and skills development.