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, students learn – through hands-on experience – how to improve the social, economic, personal and communal wellbeing for individuals in need. In the higher education diploma year, students develop fundamental academic skills and cement their knowledge in foundation subjects and core concepts. On successful completion, students progress into the Griffith University Bachelor of Human Services with credit. 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, visit the Griffith University Placement Support Hub.
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
English (Units 3 and 4, C)
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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.
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Upon completion of the bachelor: addiction counselling; career counselling; correctional counselling; domestic violence counselling; family and relationship counselling; telephone/internet counselling.
5 Oct 2023
11 Jan 2024
6 Jun 2024
3 years Full time or 6 years Part time