Studying this program gives students the knowledge to execute their passion for people and gain insight into the key issues facing the community sector. Students develop global perspectives on social justice and human rights as well as a solid understanding of the environmental, economic, and social contexts in counselling and welfare. For more program information, visit Bachelor of Human Services at USQ.
Toowoomba: community development and Indigenous studies; human resource management. Ipswich and External: child and family studies; counselling; community development and Indigenous studies; health and social wellbeing; human resource management.
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.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to USQ’s website.
English (Units 3 and 4, C)
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
ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors
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.
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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
Number of students
Percentage of all students
Community organisations as community development worker, counsellor, welfare worker, support worker.
Child and family studies; community development and Indigenous studies; health and social wellbeing majors: are accredited with the Australian Community Workers Association (ACWA).
Counselling major: eligible to apply for Level 1 membership with the Australian Counselling Association.
3 years Full time or 7 years Part time