Human and Community Services

This is a unique course combining policy, practice and research in the human and community services industry. This program is designed to equip students with foundational knowledge and skills for entry into the Australian human and community services industry. It also offers students the opportunity to focus on specific fields of practice, including management, community work and violence against women.

To qualify for the award of Graduate Certificate in Human and Community Services candidates must complete 4 units of study (24 credit points), including:

  • 1 unit of study (6 credit points) of core units; and
  • a minimum of 2 units of study (12 credit points) of elective units to be chosen from the table below; plus
  • a maximum of 1 unit (6 credit points) of postgraduate units offered by Education and Social Work or appropriate approved postgraduate units offered by other faculties or schools.

Course convenor

Dr Susan Heward-Belle
T 02 9351 6888
Room 736, Education Building, A35
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