The society we live in is diverse, complex and fascinating. If you're interested in what makes the world around you tick and are also passionate about the issues facing families and children, then our online Bachelor of Social Science (Child and Community) is for you.
Western Sydney University's Bachelor of Social Science (Child and Community) gives you the foundation to build a career in human services, with a particular focus on skills to support children and families. Understand how contemporary issues and needs impact a child's development and the community.
A passport into the world of social science, this degree gives you the knowledge to develop your confidence and competence in the field.
There are many ways you can gain entry into a degree through Western Sydney University Online. We accept any one of the following, provided you meet the minimum requirements relating to that criteria:
Western Sydney University's Inherent Requirements
Work on behalf of disadvantaged social groups to further social justice.Research Assistant
Use multiple streams of data to gather information for social change projects.Community Development Officer
Bring about social change and improve the quality of life within a community.Juvenile Justice Worker
Provide counselling, supervision or management to young people detained in a facility.