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Master of Social Policy (706AA)

Masters (Coursework)Year: 2019 Delivered: On Campus (Parkville)

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Award titleMaster of Social Policy
Year & campus2019 — Parkville
CRICOS code049598E
Fees informationSubject EFTSL, level, discipline and census date
Study level & typeGraduate Coursework
AQF level 9
Credit points200 credit points
Duration24 months full time or 48 months part time

The Master of Social Policy offers a curriculum that reflects cutting edge theory in a number of professional development fields. Graduates will be equipped with the skills necessary for advanced community sector management and policy making, including the skills to:

  • analyse key areas of contemporary social policy: governance, inclusion\exclusion, social capital, globalisation etc;
  • engage with the social dimensions of social policy: race, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, disability, age etc;
  • understand social policy as a contested process and apply research skills to a range of organisational contexts; and
  • draw on a range of disciplines and take a comparative and global focus.

Last updated: 19 September 2019