Bachelor of Human Services
University of Southern Queensland - Ipswich

Course outline

Studying this program gives students the knowledge to execute their passion for people and gain insight into the key issues facing the welfare sector. Students develop global perspectives on social justice and human rights as well as a solid understanding of the environmental, economic, and social contexts impacting individuals and communities. For more program information, visit Bachelor of Human Services at UniSQ.

Note

All majors in the Bachelor of Human Services are offered in on-campus (Ipswich and Toowoomba) and external modes. Students enrolled at the Toowoomba campus will need to undertake inter-campus travel or online study to complete additional core and elective courses.

Majors

Toowoomba, Ipswich and External: child and family studies; counselling; community development and Indigenous studies; health and social wellbeing; human resource management.

Other requirements

Students must obtain a Blue Card and Australian Federal Police Criminal History Check Certificate; refer to institution. Mandatory residential schools and 420 hours of supervised professional placements are undertaken as part of this program.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to UniSQ’s website.

Assumed knowledge

English (Units 3 and 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

89.00

79.00

66.00

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

89.00

79.00

66.00

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

9

7

<5*

7

0

<5*

0

29

Percentage of all students

31.0%

24.1%

<5*

24.1%

0.0%

<5*

0.0%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Community and government organisations as community development worker, counsellor, welfare worker, support worker, case manager, child support officer.

Membership

Child and family studies; community development and Indigenous studies; health and social wellbeing majors: are accredited with the Australian Community Workers Association (ACWA).

Course Code
939311
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 7 years Part time

Location
Ipswich