Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) (BHSH) (Community Development and Indigenous Studies) (Bachelor Degree)

University of Southern Queensland Australia

Cricos: 00244B

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The award
Bachelor Degree

How long you will study

Domestic course fees
AUD 18980 per year

How you will study

Course starts
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International course fees
AUD 18490 per year

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About Bachelor of Human Services (Honours) (BHSH) (Community Development and Indigenous Studies) at University of Southern Queensland

Strengthen community connections

Are you passionate about issues impacting the community and working to improve community living for all groups of people? Interested in learning about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, history and perspectives in contemporary society?

This program is delivered by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff at USQ to enable students to develop the ability to work with and within Indigenous communities in culturally appropriate and effective ways. Throughout the Community Development and Indigenous Studies major, you will be challenged to critically analyse and debate contemporary issues that affect communities, such as:

ethics and social welfare


gender and racial equality

social justice, and

the Law.

The Honours component of this degree involves completing a research project on a topic of choice under the supervision of a staff member. The Honours program can also provide further exposure and industry experience, preparing you for an exciting career in the human services industry.

Career outcomes

Graduates can work as community development officers or human service professionals in government and community settings, social care institutions, or organisations that design and offer programs and services to Indigenous communities.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBachelor DegreeHow you will studyOnlineHow long you will study find out
    Course starts find outDomestic course feesAUD 18980 per yearInternational course feesAUD 18490 per year

Entry requirements for this course

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