Diploma of Social Sciences

To qualify for the Pass Diploma, candidates must complete at least 48 credit points, including at least 36 senior credit points, in one of the following disciplines:

Eligibility for Admission

To be eligible for admission, you must either:

  • be enrolled in an undergraduate degree or combined degree at the University of Sydney, other than undergraduate degrees or combined degrees offered by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences ( which includes all combined degrees with a Bachelor of Arts component and the Bachelor of Liberal Studies); or
  • be enrolled in an undergraduate degree or combined degree at another recognised tertiary institution; or
  • have been awarded, or be eligible for the award of an undergraduate degree from a recognised tertiary institution.
 Diploma of Social Sciences Subject Areas

The subject area will be shown in brackets on the testamur.