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Whether you’re interested in politics, languages, history or literature, studying humanities and social sciences will help you develop an understanding of the world you live in and the events that have helped form the present.
Humanities & social science degrees
Humanities & social science subjects
- Associate Degree in Applied Technologies (Cyber Security)
- Associate Degree in Applied Science (Sustainable Aquaculture)
- Associate Degree in Applied Science (Fermentation and Separation)
- Bachelor of Science (Sustainability)
- Bachelor of Psychological Science and Bachelor of Science
- Diploma of Sustainable Living
- Bachelor of Science (Geography and Environment)
- Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Science
- Bachelor of Science (Psychological Science)
- Bachelor of Science (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)
- Undergraduate Certificate in Applied Technologies
- Undergraduate Certificate in Sustainable Living
Rich, diverse and rewarding careersBroaden your career opportunities across a number of industries by studying humanities and social science online with leading Australian universities. Learn how to leave your mark on the world and make a difference.
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