University of Western Sydney

Social Science


Kingswood, New South 2747


Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Urban Management and Planning, Graduate Diploma in Urban Management and Planning, Graduate Certificate in Urban Management and Planning

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The School of Social Sciences and Psychology believes that studying social life, community and organisations can 'make a difference' in the world. Our staff are actively involved in studying topics in the applied social sciences – ageing, use of alcohol and other drugs, empowerment in the workplace, personality, therapies, equity and access, tourism management and urban management, among others. There is a strong emphasis on students moving beyond the University and working on projects with people in the community and workplace. The UWS Social Sciences programs also boast: - leading academics - acclaimed research centres - exciting career options - a balance of theory and practical ?eld studies - research opportunities A UWS Social Sciences program is the ideal choice for anyone with an enquiring mind, and a burning desire to make a difference.


Accreditation can vary among our postgraduate programs. Please contact us for information on accreditation.

International Student Requirements:

International applicants must also, along with meeting the course admission requirements, meet our English language proficiency requirements. Please contact us for further information.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

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