Australian Catholic University

Australia ,Melbourne | Melbourne

Bachelor of International Development Studies

  • Duration: 36
  • $ 25568/year
  • IELTS: 6(6)
  • Bachelor

Public Australian universities include Australian Catholic University (ACU). It maintains a campus in Rome in addition to its seven Australian campuses. Ballarat, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney (Blacktown, North Sydney, Strathfield), with a Leadership Centre in Adelaide and another in Townsville, are just a few of ACU's seven campuses spread out across Australia. The university and the Catholic University of America, which is based in Rome, Italy, collaborated to launch the Rome Centre in 2015. The Strathfield Mount St. Mary Campus is a recognized historic site. A public institution, Australian Catholic institution was founded on January 1st, 1991. The Australian Catholic University was founded in eastern Australia as a result of the union of four tertiary Catholic institutions. The tertiary institutions were the Catholic College of Education in Sydney, New South Wales; the Institute of Catholic Education in Victoria; the Signadou College of Education in the Australian Capital Territory; and the McAuley College in Queensland. These higher education institutes were all founded sometime in the 1800s. In those days, religious organizations and institutes were actively involved in training teachers for Catholic schools and nurses for Catholic hospitals. Seven campuses make up Australian Catholic University, which is based in Brisbane, Queensland. Australia's Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Ballarat, Canberra, and Sydney (Strathfield and North Sydney) are where they can be found. The Rome Centre was established in 2015 thanks to a partnership between Australian Catholic University and the Catholic University of America. Four faculties can be used to group together all of the institutes and centers. Theology and philosophy (Christian thought, liturgy, moral theology, ethics, metaphysics, politics, biblical studies, Christian practice, ministry, religion studies, bioethics, philosophy of world religions, and epistemology), as well as the health sciences (environmental science, exercise science, midwifery, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, psychology, speech pathology, counselling, exercise physiology, mental health, nursing, paramedicine, public health, and social work) are among them.

You will acquire the knowledge, critical thinking abilities, and interpersonal skills necessary for ethical and compassionate involvement with communities in the poor world if you study international development at ACU. The course covers humanitarian work, working with refugees, working for peace, advocacy, environmental sustainability and global health, and managing international development projects, with a heavy emphasis on human rights and social justice. By participating in our customized, abroad experience in a poor nation, you will also receive useful first-hand knowledge of humanitarian and development projects in operation. Professional Background: - At least three weeks working with a humanitarian or development initiative in a poor nation. Placement of Work: - An integral component of the Bachelor of International Development Studies is the Cultural Immersion Experience, where you will get a first-hand look at daily life in a developing nation. During this special community-based learning opportunity in your third year, you will spend three weeks living in a different culture. - Please be aware that this experience comes with extra expenses and administrative charges. Careers: Our graduates have gone on to work in: - Collaborating with NGOs both domestically and internationally - Serving the government - United Nations - Worldwide organizations like The World Bank - Advocacy for human rights - Entrepreneurial social work - The fair trade industry - Ecotourism and responsible travel - Organizations that provide humanitarian aid - Private assistance provision

FEES: Tuition: $25568 per year

IELTS: 6(6) Academics: 2.8 GPA

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