Disability and Community Inclusion

Welcome to the Disability and Community Inclusion Unit of the School of Health Sciences.

Our role is to educate human service professionals to facilitate, advocate and support the quality of life, community inclusion and self-determination of all people living with disabilities and their families.


We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. 

At the undergraduate level we offer a Bachelor of Disability and Developmental Education which is available for on-campus and external study. We also offer majors in Health Science, Behavioural Science and Psychology as well as double degrees with Education.

At the postgraduate level we offer Honours, Graduate Certificate and Masters all of which are available for on-campus and external study plus an on-campus PhD in Disability Studies. 


Our graduates play an important role assisting people living with disabilities to participate in society. They are in high demand as Developmental Educators and disability professionals across Australia and internationally. 

See Programs Offered section to learn more about our available courses


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