Diploma of Social and Psychological Science/Bachelor of Human Services
Griffith College - Mt Gravatt/Griffith University - Logan

Course outline

This program focuses on the political, social, cultural, and economic aspects of human service organisations and the provision of human services throughout Australia. Guided by experts with links to the health sector, you’ll learn through hands-on experience how to improve the lives of peoples social, economic, personal and communal wellbeing. In the higher education diploma year, students develop fundamental academic skills and cement their knowledge in foundation subjects and core concepts. On successful completion be ready to progress into the Griffith University Bachelor of Human Services with 80 credit points. For more course information, visit Diploma of Social and Psychological Science and Bachelor of Human Services at Griffith University.


Students must meet all professional practice requirements. For more information, refer to griffith.edu.au/griffith-health/fit-for-placement.

Fee notes

Fees for the Diploma programs are subject to change each year. Please refer to Griffith College tuition fees published for each program and can be found at https://www.griffithcollege.edu.au/study-options/. To calculate your degree fees use the Fee Calculator at http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees


Applicant must have completed Year 12 or equivalent

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

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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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Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Be prepared for a career in community planning and development, welfare services, family support, mental health services, correctional services, policy development and research, rehabilitation services, women’s services, working with older persons, youth work and other related fields.

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Level of Qualification
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences, Health and Recreation
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time