A broad and culturally relevant range of education disciplines means you can specialise in the field of your choice.
Professor Baogang He is an authority on Chinese democratisation, NGOs and local governance. Professor He, Deakin’s Chair in International studies, has an established international reputation. He has gained significant global attention for his work in international relations and Asian studies.
Creating military leaders
The SHSS has a robust partnership with Centre for Defence and Strategic Studies, the premier leadership and management school of the Australian Defence College, Canberra. The collaborative program sees Deakin deliver courses for the professional development of senior Australian and overseas military officers and government officials.
40 years of cultural heritage and museum studies
After 40 years of history, cultural heritage and museum studies at Deakin is the largest and the longest running course of its kind in Australia. Our graduates have gone on to make a difference across the broad cultural heritage sector in museums, galleries, heritage sites, government agencies and community organisations.
The study of humanities and social sciences is the heart and soul of Deakin University. Studying with us, you’ll acquire critical thinking skills, the competence to engage cross-culturally, and the proficiency to navigate the workforce both today and in the future.
Professor Matthew Clarke
Head of School, Humanities and Social Sciences
Phone: +61 3 5227 3086
Fax: +61 3 9244 6323
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