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Bachelor of Security Studies

Undergraduate | MAQ-BSS-DEG | 2024

A degree designed in consultation with security industry stakeholders

Scrutinise risk analysis, intelligence, emergency responses and national resilience. Apply analytical tools to contemporary security, defence and policy challenges. Graduates pursue government graduate intake programs or careers in the private sector.

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7 July 2024,
24 Nov 2024
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3 years full time or part time equivalent
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Bachelor of Security Studies

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Career opportunities

The Bachelor of Security Studies has been designed to meet the needs of public and private sector employers in the security field. It is ideal for prospective students who want to enter the workforce as a security analyst in the public, private or not-for-profit sectors.

The core content of the program is designed to give graduates a strong knowledge and skill base to make them attractive candidates for government graduate programs, entry into commercial enterprises with large operations, private consultancies, non-governmental organisations, statute authorities or any organisation which regularly deals with actors in the security field.

Career outlook

Commissioned Defence Force Officers:
Over $120K
$93K to $120K
Intelligence and Policy Analysts:
$93K to $120K
Intelligence Officers:
$93K to $120K
$93K to $120K
Policy and Planning Managers:
Over $120K

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