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Diploma of Social Sciences

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the Diploma of Social Sciences, students will be able to:

No. Course learning outcome
1 Demonstrate an understanding of the foundational concepts, theories and methodological approaches used in one or more of the social sciences.
2 Synthesise information and knowledge from one or more of the social sciences to evaluate approaches to address contemporary social, political and economic problems.
3 Apply conceptual or theoretical constructs used in one or more of the social sciences to understand and critically interpret contemporary problems in society.
4 Work both independently and collaboratively to develop and communicate arguments based on knowledge from one or more of the social sciences.
5 Demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively and ethically, knowledge to a diverse audience.
6 Demonstrate a capacity to identify, analyse and critically evaluate multiple sources of information from one or more of the social sciences.