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Social Justice


Understand the challenges of human rights, sustainable development and the creation of enduring peace at local, national and global scales through the prism of social justice. This program provides theoretical foundations and opportunities for practice-based understanding of human rights and development policy, programs and outcomes, with opportunities for streams in development studies, human rights or peace and conflict studies. You can intern at local or overseas organisations or complete a research-based supervised dissertation.

Awards and requirements

Please refer to the course resolutions for information on the specific admission requirements for different coursework award courses.

Graduate Certificate in Social Justice

Candidates for the Graduate Certificate in Social Justice are required to complete 24 credit points including:

  • a minimum of 12 credit points from core units of study
  • a maximum of 12 credit points from elective units of study

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