Diploma of Social Science
Christian Heritage College - Carindale

Course outline

This course allows students to develop a deeper awareness of themselves and others and gain useful people skills that can be applied informally to a range of settings. The course allows students to experience academic study that includes Christian perspectives and values. It equips students with a foundational understanding of interpersonal skills and human behaviour in a range of contexts. Students can complete the diploma as a stand-alone qualification or use it to gain advanced standing in the Bachelor of Human Services or Bachelor of Counselling. This is a fee paying course. The amount listed is the approximate first year fee.


Modes of study can be combined. Some units are only available on campus or in intensive mode. Contact CHC for information.

Fee notes

The fees listed are for 2022. Fees for 2023 are to be advised.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for CHC and for this course, refer to CHC’s website.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

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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All qualified applicants were offered a place.

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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As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Community worker, pastoral carer, youth worker, personal support worker.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
Level of Qualification
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time, Flexible delivery
Course Duration

1 year Full time or 2 years Part time or 1 year Flexible delivery or 2 years Flexible delivery