This course is not available from semester 2, 2017.
Course type: Undergraduate degree
Course length: 3.5 years
Location: On campus
International students: This course is not available to international students
The Bachelor of Community Services will equip you for work in a range of government and non-government organisations in the community services sector. The course is designed to help you develop both practical competencies relevant to the community services sector and the underpinning conceptual knowledge and research skills. You will develop your knowledge of people, policy and organisations along with analytical and research skills, which you can apply to your workplace or industry placements.
The Bachelor of Community Services has been designed for people who have graduated with a TAFE/VET Diploma or Advanced Diploma in Community Development, Community Services Work or a related field. Applicants who have completed such an award will receive credit for up to half of the course requirements for the Bachelor of Community Services – up to 1.5 years of credit.
What will I study?
Refer to the course rule.
Why study Community Services at Flinders?
- prepares you to work as a practitioner, policy maker, researcher or manager in community services
- enables you to apply concepts, theories and research skills from the social sciences to your practical work in the community services sector.
Combine with the Bachelor of Letters
The Bachelor of Letters is available to all students studying a degree at Flinders and is available in languages, English, creative writing, innovation and enterprise, and sports performance coaching. It enables you to follow your interests and aspirations and enhance your career prospects by undertaking a second area of study in addition to your primary degree. You will graduate with two qualifications, expanding your employment opportunities.
Domestic students: You can qualify for undergraduate courses through: year 12 qualifications, adult entry (STAT/Bridging Program), TAFE/VET qualification, higher education transfers. Flinders also offers a range of special access schemes. Refer to undergraduate study applications.
International students: Entry and English requirements
Applications and annual fees
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Place type: Commonwealth-supported
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This course is not available to international students
Note: Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
Further study options
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