Look at society through different lenses with a social sciences degree.

Our programs cater for both undergraduate and postgraduate students and provide you with the opportunity to study a wide range of topics which will prepare you for a broad spectrum of careers.

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Prepare yourself for a long and fulfilling global career. Turn your study passion into a rewarding career.

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Our research

From collaboration with local community to global partners, our research is varied, innovative and provides real-world solutions.

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Our departments include our greatest asset, our people. The School of Social Sciences includes a community of vibrant staff and academics.

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Engage with us

The School of Social Sciences and Faculty of Arts engage with a number of industries including government, alumni and the wider school community to make a difference in society.

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2019 - 2021 Biennial Report

The School of Social Sciences has emerged stronger than ever from the challenges of the last two years. Read about our achievements in the 2019-2021 Biennial Report. 

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Announcement: Head of School, Social Sciences, Professor Simone Dennis

Appointment of Head of School, Social Sciences.



In the Eye of the Storm Book Launch

A Literary Dinner was recently held at Soi 25 Restaurant and Bar in Sydney to celebrate the publication of Assoc. Prof. Paul Sendziuk’s co-authored book, In the Eye of the Storm: Volunteers and Australia’s Response to the HIV/AIDS Crisis.



Asian Cultures students learn Japanese etiquette

The differences in etiquette between Japan and the West can be difficult to understand for first-time visitors to Japan.