Diploma of Social and Psychological Science
Griffith College - Gold Coast

Course outline

This higher education program provides students with fundamental knowledge in the areas of psychology, counselling, human services and social work. In addition, students are prepared academically for further university study. Students develop an understanding of key theories of social and psychological science and structures of human services within their broader historical, socio-cultural, political and economic contexts. See the combined diploma degrees below for packaged pathways to university, or read more on the Diploma of Health Science .

Combined diploma/degrees

Refer to entries for: D Social and Psychological Science/B Child, Youth and Family Practice; D Social and Psychological Science/B Counselling; D Social and Psychological Science/B Human Services; D Social and Psychological Science/B Psychological Science; D Social and Psychological Science/B Social Work.

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/

Prerequisites

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, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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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, 2024

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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Child safety worker; community planning and development; correctional services officer; counsellor; social worker; welfare officer; youth worker.

Course Code
088101
Start Date


Offer rounds

3 Oct 2024
9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
fee/$22,750
Level of Qualification
Diploma
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

1 year Full time or 2 years Part time

Location
Gold Coast