Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences

This level 6 Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences enhances your theoretical understanding of the most advanced topics in the social sciences.

Programme Details

Code GDSS040
Award Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences
Level Undergraduate Level 6
Credits 40
Language English
Mode Online
Duration Self-paced
Exam Free online exam
Certificate PDF Certificate + Transcript | Sample Certificate
Available to Students from all over the world
Awarding Body School of Business and Trade

Standard Entry Route

 To be Completed  Qualification Required
 8 Units  Advanced Diploma / Associate Degree  OR
   None for the mature student over the age of 21

To qualify for the award of Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences, students must complete the following 8 compulsory units.

 Unit ID Units Credits
 UG251 Environmental Sustainability 5
 UG260 Psychology 5
 UG301 Organizational Change 5
 UG321 Geographic Information System 5
 UG331 Literary Analysis 5
 UG341 Employability Skills 5
 UG350 Psychology Research Methods 5
 UG360 Qualitative and Quantitative Methods 5

Graduates may be able to work in a broad choice of social services fields such as

• Administrative Assistant
• Paralegal
• Social and Human Service Assistant
• Social Worker
• Rehabilitation worker
• Data Analyst
• Local Government
• Charity
• Youth Work
• Translator
• Historian
• Sociologist
• Psychological Services
• Police
Enrolment Fee None
Upfront Fee None
Tuition Fee None
Graduation Fee CHF 89 (one-off fee upon completion)


Future Study Options

Upon successful completion of Graduate Diploma in Business Studies, graduates may progress to either Postgraduate Diploma in Social Sciences or Master of Arts in Social Sciences.

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