Study Community Welfare

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Why choose Community Welfare with Southern Cross?

Professional recognition

Professional recognition by the Australian Community Workers Association (ACWA) for Bachelor of Community Welfare

Graduate job-ready

Students graduate with 400-hours of supervised on-the-job training (Bachelor of Community Welfare)

Jobs growth

Graduates have the opportunity to enter a sector in which demand for professional services and qualified care is growing

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A better way to learn

We’re always looking for a better way to do things. That’s why we’re delivering our courses in six-week terms.

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