Study Social Science with ACAP

Social Science Courses

The discipline of Social Science is focused on understanding what drives modern society. ACAP’s approach combines theory and practice in an interactive learning environment which includes small classes involving group discussions, activities and role-plays. For more information, check out our ACAP course guide.

Why choose ACAP?

Established over 30 years ago, the Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) is a leader in applied psychology education. ACAP offers specialist courses in counselling, psychology, case management and social science and has over 5,000 students studying on-campus or by online delivery.

We are a registered higher education provider (HEP) and a nationally registered training organisation (RTO). Our Psychology degrees have conditional accreditation by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) and our higher education counselling degrees are accredited by the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA). Find out more.

A Career in Social Science:

Social Science graduates work across a range of fields and industries and in a variety of roles, such as:

  • Social Research
  • Public relations and communications
  • Policy development and/or analysis
  • Project planning and/or administration Health care management and policy
  • Local and international community development
  • Health promotion
  • Social planning

Social Science Courses

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Flexible Study Options

ACAP’s practical and interactive approach to learning will help you get the most from your studies. You can study on-campus, online by online delivery, or a combination of both, either part-time or full-time.

Our 3 trimesters give you three opportunities to begin your study in February, June or September.