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International Community Development

Victoria University

Master On Campus Blended
24 months
Duration
23200 AUD/year
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About

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.

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

Language

English

Credits

192 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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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

  • International

    23200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11600 AUD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Domestic students: Commonwealth Supported Place

Funding

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