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The Murdoch University Bachelor of Arts (Community Development) program is a great choice for those who are interested in improving the conditions of a range of community groups. This degree will provide you with a strong education of community issues and institutions.
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Studying this community development course, you may study some of the following subjects:
Open Universities Australia offers a range of administrative and student support options. As a student of OUA you will have access to four hours of free expert tutoring support for each unit undertaken through the tutoring service SMARTHINKING. This on-demand service allows you to get fast, detailed feedback on your assignment drafts and gives you access to your tutor in real time.
The My OUA portal is an online student medium that allows you access to all your course and enrolment information as well as access to student forums and assessment tips.
This Bachelor of Arts (Community Development) degree aims to develop your skills and abilities in communication, critical thinking, ethics and social justice, as well as developing more specific knowledge related to community development. Graduates of the Bachelor of Arts (Community Development) program will be suitable candidates for a wide range of careers in community services and welfare groups, government departments, and not-for-profit organisations.
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or scholarships.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
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