Bachelor of Social Change and Advocacy

Study Area

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Study Level



University of Wollongong



Course Detail



Intake Time


Standard Duration

3 Years

About the Course

Become the person that makes the change. Learn with the people who will make the difference. The Bachelor of Social Change and Advocacy is for people who want to make positive change in their communities and have a global impact. This degree will equip you with the career ready knowledge and skills to create a just, equitable and sustainable world. What you will study The course introduces local and global challenges such as food, environmental and material sustainability, cities, population, and crime. You will be introduced to methods and concepts to help frame these issues and the contexts that promote and constrain change. Finally, you will have the opportunity to apply your skills and knowledge in a workplace embedded project. Career ready learning is embedded in every year of the course. Third year students will have the option of an international field trip to explore the global context of their studies. This degree This course develops focussed, motivated students with a passion to work for positive and socially just change in any area of public policy they may choose to align with. They will have the skills to identify issues, conduct research, implement projects and assess the impact of their work. Graduates of this degree will be qualified to enter a range of professions according to their interest and experience, or a range of professionally oriented postgraduate programs in Primary Education, Social Work, Public Health, or Urban Planning.


Average Score


Overall 6.5 Reading 6.5 Listening 6.5 Speaking 6 Writing 6

Background Requirements


University of Wollongong

Institute Ranking

"#196 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #10 in Australia"

Program Ranking