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International Community Development

Victoria University

24 months
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24400 AUD/year
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Become a leader in social change, human rights and sustainable development at a global or local level, with the Master of International Community Development offered at Victoria University.

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Overview

This unique, popular program offers you a personalised education. It includes practical on-site learning and deep engagement with communities and experts in the field. 

The perfect mix of study and practical experience will have you job-ready for a fulfilling career.

Key study areas include:

  • critical consciousness and ethics of development
  • community development project design and management
  • participatory research and evaluation
  • globalisation and social movements
  • leadership in community development
  • impacts of Trump and Brexit on governance of international organisations
  • conflict resolution and peace-building.

We're one of the few universities in Australia that offers regional and contextual studies (e.g. on Latin America, Africa and Asia).

Careers in community development

Graduates on the Master of International Community Development offered at Victoria University  find work in many related areas, including international humanitarian and development aid.

Careers include:

  • international and regional consultant in human rights, gender, poverty reduction and project evaluation
  • project manager with international, government and local organisations such as Australian Red Cross, Save the Children, Asylum Seekers Resources Centre
  • leaders and advisers in government
  • community development educator and trainer
  • journalist
  • activist
  • academic and researcher.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research Methods
  • Community Development Theory and Practice
  • Community Development Project Planning and Management
  • Transnational Gender Issues and Human Rights
  • Building Capacity and Mobilising Civil Society
  • Conflict Resolution in Groups and Communities
  • Community-Based Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

192 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 083312G

  • Completion of an Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in any discipline

OR

  • Completion of an Australian Graduate Diploma (or equivalent) in a similar discipline

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12200 AUD per semester during 24 months.

Domestic students: Full-fee - A$19,600 per year

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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