Learn the skills to manage services, departments and projects in community and government organisations.

You can study at TAFE, degree or postgraduate level.

Bachelor of Community Development

Make a difference with a career building strong communities, with a Bachelor of Community Development from Victoria University.

Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Hybrid, In person
Bachelor of Criminal Justice
Gain in-depth knowledge of our justice systems and a holistic approach to community justice with the Bachelor of Criminal Justice.
Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Hybrid, In person
Bachelor of Youth Work and Criminal Justice
Improve the lives of young people caught up in the justice system, with a Bachelor of Youth Work and Criminal Justice from Victoria University; enquire now.
Duration 3 years Campus Werribee Delivery mode Hybrid, In person

Graduate Certificate in Global Public Health
Establish a strong knowledge base in health policy and programs, with a Graduate Certificate in Global Public Health from Victoria University.
Duration 0.5 years Campus City Campus Delivery mode In person
Master of Global Public Health
Contribute to health improvements worldwide, and make a real difference to individuals and communities, with a Master of Global Public Health from Victoria University.
Duration 2 years Campus City Campus Delivery mode In person
Graduate Certificate in International Community Development

Further your career in international humanitarian and development aid with the Graduate Certificate in International Community Development.

Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Hybrid
Graduate Diploma in International Community Development

Take an important role in community development. Get involved in social change, human rights, and sustainable development at a global or local level.

Duration 1 year Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Hybrid
Master of International Community Development

Become a leader in social change, human rights and sustainable development at a global or local level, with the Master of International Community Development.

Duration 2 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Hybrid
Graduate Certificate in Planetary Health

Build a career with impact, with the Graduate Certificate in Planetary Health, focused on crucial global and local issues.

Duration 0.5 years Campus Online Real Time Delivery mode Online Real Time

Doctor of Philosophy

Complete your PhD in a research community dedicated to improving our cities and communities through scientific, technological and social innovation.

Duration 4 years Campus City Campus, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, In person
Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated)

Victoria University's integrated program offers research training, creating an alternative path to a PhD in the areas of sustainability and liveable communities.

Duration 4 years Campus City Campus, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, In person

Diploma of Community Development CHC52115
Learn the skills and knowledge required for leadership and management in community development and play a role in educating the public through health programs.
Duration 1.5 years Campus Footscray Nicholson, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Workplace
Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management CHC62015
Learn how to manage services, departments and projects in a range of community organisations and government services.
Duration 1 year Campus City Campus, Footscray Nicholson, Industry, Other Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Workplace

Studying community development at VU

At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.

We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.

You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.