Keen to get in touch with your humanitarian side? This interdisciplinary course will introduce you to the theory and practice of development on a global level and allow you to consider an ethical approach that considers social, cultural and environmental factors.
You'll cover important topics like the issues of gender, poverty and empowerment, the history and politics of developmental theory and you'll learn how to design and evaluate an international project. Your future career could be working in the public development sector, for multinational organisations or as a project manager or consultant for companies like the Australian Red Cross or World Vision. What a way to make a difference.
Domestic students and International students
A range of career opportunities exist for graduates in the international humanitarian and development aid sector, including:
Work-integrated learning (WIL) is learning first-hand through real work or work-like experiences. WIL is a key element to enhancing employability in the workplace and is integral to many of our courses. This reinforces our commitment to preparing professional and highly employable graduates with the right mix of skills and knowledge.
Students must have an undergraduate degree or equivalent as approved by the University.
Looking for more detail about the units you will study? Want to know more about fees, admission requirements and delivery modes?
Head over to our Personalised Course Guide for detailed information presented in a simple-to-get PDF.