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Social science courses

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Study type Program name Location Code Apply
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology)
BP154
Melbourne City, Bundoora
BP154
{ "Program code" : "BP154", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology)", "School" : "Health and Biomedical Sciences", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BP154
BP154
BP154
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) (Honours)
BH000
Bundoora
BH000
{ "Program code" : "BH000", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) (Honours)", "School" : "Health and Biomedical Sciences", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BH000
BH000
BH000
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Arts (International Studies) (Honours)
BH049
Melbourne City
BH049
{ "Program code" : "BH049", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Arts (International Studies) (Honours)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BH049
BH049
BH049
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Criminology and Psychology
BP295
Melbourne City
BP295
{ "Program code" : "BP295", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Criminology and Psychology", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BP295
BP295
BP295
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Environmental Science/Bachelor of Environment and Society
BP193
Melbourne City
BP193
{ "Program code" : "BP193", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Environmental Science/Bachelor of Environment and Society", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BP193
BP193
BP193
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Environment and Society
BP000
Melbourne City
BP000
{ "Program code" : "BP000", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Environment and Society", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BP000
BP000
BP000
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of International Studies
BP332
Melbourne City
BP332
{ "Program code" : "BP332", "Program name" : "Bachelor of International Studies", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BP332
BP332
BP332
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Social Science (Honours)
BH016
Melbourne City
BH016
{ "Program code" : "BH016", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Social Science (Honours)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BH016
BH016
BH016
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)
BP112
Melbourne City
BP112
{ "Program code" : "BP112", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BP112
BP112
BP112
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)
BH105
Melbourne City
BH105
{ "Program code" : "BH105", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BH105
BH105
BH105
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)/Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)
BH106
Melbourne City
BH106
{ "Program code" : "BH106", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)/Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BH106
BH106
BH106
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning (Honours)
BH108
Melbourne City
BH108
{ "Program code" : "BH108", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning (Honours)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BH108
BH108
BH108
Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Bachelor of Youth Work and Youth Studies
BP322
Melbourne City
BP322
{ "Program code" : "BP322", "Program name" : "Bachelor of Youth Work and Youth Studies", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Undergraduate", "College" : "" }
BP322
BP322
BP322
Vocational
Vocational
Advanced Diploma of Interpreting (LOTE-English)
C6154
Melbourne City
C6154
{ "Program code" : "C6154", "Program name" : "Advanced Diploma of Interpreting (LOTE-English)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C6154
C6154
C6154
Vocational
Vocational
Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)
C3400
Melbourne City
C3400
{ "Program code" : "C3400", "Program name" : "Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C3400
C3400
C3400
Vocational
Vocational
Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
C3401
Melbourne City
C3401
{ "Program code" : "C3401", "Program name" : "Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C3401
C3401
C3401
Vocational
Vocational
Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Disability)
C3402
Melbourne City
C3402
{ "Program code" : "C3402", "Program name" : "Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Disability)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C3402
C3402
C3402
Vocational
Vocational
Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs
C4364
Melbourne City
C4364
{ "Program code" : "C4364", "Program name" : "Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C4364
C4364
C4364
Vocational
Vocational
Certificate IV in Community Services
C4363
Melbourne City
C4363
{ "Program code" : "C4363", "Program name" : "Certificate IV in Community Services", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C4363
C4363
C4363
Vocational
Vocational
Certificate IV in Youth Work
C4352
Melbourne City
C4352
{ "Program code" : "C4352", "Program name" : "Certificate IV in Youth Work", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C4352
C4352
C4352
Vocational
Vocational
Course in Introduction to the National Disability Insurance Scheme
C0047
Melbourne City
C0047
{ "Program code" : "C0047", "Program name" : "Course in Introduction to the National Disability Insurance Scheme", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C0047
C0047
C0047
Vocational
Vocational
Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs
C5346
Melbourne City
C5346
{ "Program code" : "C5346", "Program name" : "Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C5346
C5346
C5346
Vocational
Vocational
Diploma of Community Services (Case Management)
C5345
Melbourne City
C5345
{ "Program code" : "C5345", "Program name" : "Diploma of Community Services (Case Management)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C5345
C5345
C5345
Vocational
Vocational
Diploma of Financial Counselling
C5360
Melbourne City
C5360
{ "Program code" : "C5360", "Program name" : "Diploma of Financial Counselling", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C5360
C5360
C5360
Vocational
Vocational
Diploma of Interpreting (LOTE-English)
C5364
Melbourne City
C5364
{ "Program code" : "C5364", "Program name" : "Diploma of Interpreting (LOTE-English)", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C5364
C5364
C5364
Vocational
Vocational
Diploma of Youth Work
C5331
Melbourne City
C5331
{ "Program code" : "C5331", "Program name" : "Diploma of Youth Work", "School" : "Global, Urban and Social Studies", "Plan and CRICOS combination" : "", "National curriculum code" : "", "Career" : "Vocational", "College" : "" }
C5331
C5331
C5331

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