Build a Foundation for a Fulfilling Career
Take the first step towards a rewarding career in the field of social science through this accredited course. You’ll learn about social analysis, sociological theory, social research methods and social policy, plus gain an insight into human development and human behaviour. Upon graduation, you’ll be qualified for entry-level roles in the counselling and community service sector, and be eligible to move into the further study with advanced standing.
Torrens University is thrilled to build on the 40+ years of excellence of Jansen Newman Institute (JNI), the leading counselling institution in our network to now bring you a university qualification of Diploma of Applied Social Science.
Our passionate lecturers are proud to be sharing their knowledge and experience with you every step of the way on your journey towards your rewarding career. This course is designed in partnership with industry experts to meet real industry demands, with a hands-on approach, and delivered in purpose-built facilities. This will put you at the forefront of the current and future industry as the leader within your profession.
Once you complete the Diploma of Applied Social Science, you will be eligible to enrol in the Bachelor of Applied Social Science (Community Services).
Key Study Outcomes:
- Social Analysis
- Sociological Theory
- Social Research Methods
- Social Policy
- Human Development
- Human Behavior