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Bachelor of Social Science with a Major in Security and Counter Terrorism

Undergraduate | SWI-SSS-DEG | 2024

Work towards a career in intelligence and protection

Explore global contemporary security threats including cybercrime, violent extremism, and radicalisation. By understanding the issues and developing skills to respond, you’ll be ready for roles in policy, immigration, and national security.

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Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Credit available
Yes
Duration
3 years full time or part time equivalent
Total subjects
24

Price from
$45,426
Available loans
Australian Higher Education Loan Program (HELP)
CSP available
Yes

Bachelor of Social Science with a Major in Security and Counter Terrorism

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Entry requirements

Career opportunities

Customs and Border Protection Officer

Manage the security and integrity of a country’s borders.

Risk Analyst

Conduct specialist risk analyses of key national operations.

Security Advisor

Provide security insight and advice in private or public organisations.

Immigration Officer

Work to maintain effective immigration control based on the country’s immigration laws.

Career outlook

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

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