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Swinburne University of Technology

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Diploma of Community Services

  • Diploma

The Diploma of Community Services provides students with the knowledge and skills to work in the community services sector in residential and community settings.

Key details

Degree Type
Diploma
Duration
1.5 years full-time
Course Code
CHC52015
Intake Months
Mar, Aug
Fees
$8,220 per year / $12,330 total

About this course

The Diploma of Community Services provides students with the knowledge and skills to work in the community services sector in residential and community settings. Students will learn how to provide a holistic approach to client needs, including social, emotional, psychological and practical support.

Students will need to successfully complete work placements, for which they will be required to hold a current Police Check and a current Working with Children Check.

The course includes a mix of delivery methods, such as face-to-face class time, online work, project work and industry experience (work placement).

This course may be undertaken on-campus or in a workplace training mode, which may be suited to those currently employed in the community services sector.

Study locations

Hawthorn

How to apply

Applications for Semester 1 for courses listed on the VTAC Guide are generally made through VTAC. Under certain circumstances, some students (e.g. Non-Year 12) may apply directly to Swinburne. Find out more about how to apply.r>r>Applications for all other intakes should be made directly to Swinburne. Find out more Submit an online enquiryr>Tel: 1300 SWINBURNE Email: study@swinburne.edu.au

Training Organisation Identifier (TOID): 3059

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Social Work courses at Swinburne University of Technology.
88.9%
Overall satisfaction
85.2%
Skill scale
76.5%
Teaching scale
64.8%
Employed full-time
$68k
Average salary