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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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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Guest lecture explores Japanese culture and business etiquette

The Department of Asian Studies recently hosted a guest lecture on Japanese Business Culture and Etiquette, as part of the Introduction to Asian Cultures course.



New research in partnership with the Victorian Electoral Commission

In one of the most ambitious studies of its type ever conducted, university researchers have partnered with the Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) to better understand voting attitudes and behaviours across the Victorian electorate.



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

Appointment of Head of School, Social Sciences.