Global Studies

Understanding the world is essential to a globalised future.

We believe solving world challenges starts by understanding the roles politics, culture, economics and society play. That’s why we offer global studies at Swinburne.

Global studies is an opportunity to examine foreign cultures, languages, worldviews and values. We provide an approach that allows you to gain an appreciation of cultural diversity and borderless societies. You’ll also develop an understanding of how economic trade and geopolitical lines affect our everyday lives. It’s our way of preparing you for a range of professions in our increasingly globalised world.

The Swinburne Advantage

We turn knowing into know-how.

We believe an undergraduate education must be about more than knowledge. In today’s competitive job market, it must be about true job readiness.

Work Integrated Learning allows you to gain professional experience as part of your studies at Swinburne. It’s just a matter of choosing the opportunity that suits your future.

Choose from professional degrees, professional placements, professional internships, industry-linked projects, industry study tours and accreditation placements. There are also a range of other opportunities you can create.

You’ll build invaluable skills and confidence in knowing you have what it takes to land a job in your field by graduation.

We think it’s an approach that makes the adventure worth taking. See for yourself.
The Swinburne Advantage. Available to all new undergraduates.

Global studies courses

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