Social Sciences, Major

  • Western Sydney University Major Code: 0216

Previous Code: M4017.1

Location

Campus Mode Advice
Hawkesbury Campus Internal science@westernsydney.edu.au

Recommended Sequence

Full-time start-year intake

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
Autumn sessionCredit Points
AGRI 1004 Feeding the Planet 10
NATS 1019 Scientific Literacy 10
BIOS 1001 Biodiversity 10
CHEM 1008 Introductory Chemistry 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
EART 1004 Soils 10
MATH 1026 Quantitative Thinking 10
PROC 1002 Food Science 1 10
HORT 1004 Horticultural Production Systems 10
 Credit Points40
Year 2
Autumn session
HORT 2001 Greenhouse Technology for Food Sustainability 10
ENVL 2006 Environmental Planning and Climate Change 10
HUMN 2032 Issues in World Development: Rich World, Poor World 10
Communication Project Management (COM 343) - in partnership with Charles Sturt University 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
AGRI 2005 Sustainable Food Production 10
AGRI 2006 Agriculture, Food and Health 10
NATS 2025 Natural Science Research Methods 10
BEHV 2007 Internship and Community Engagement 10
 Credit Points40
Year 3
Autumn session
NATS 3015 Field Project 1 10
AGRI 3001 Analysis of Agricultural Supply and Demand 10
HUMN 3077 Sustainable Futures 10
ENVL 3005 Planning the City: Development, Community and Systems 10
 Credit Points40
Spring session
NATS 3017 Field Project 2 10
INFO 3011 Social Computing 10
HUMN 2015 Community and Social Action 10
HUMN 2053 The Economics of Cities and Regions 10
 Credit Points40
 Total Credit Points240

Full-time mid-year intake

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
Spring sessionCredit Points
PROC 1002 Food Science 1 10
HORT 1004 Horticultural Production Systems 10
NATS 1019 Scientific Literacy 10
Select one elective 10
 Credit Points40
Autumn session
AGRI 1004 Feeding the Planet 10
BIOS 1001 Biodiversity 10
CHEM 1008 Introductory Chemistry 10
MATH 1026 Quantitative Thinking 10
 Credit Points40
Year 2
Spring session
AGRI 2005 Sustainable Food Production 10
AGRI 2006 Agriculture, Food and Health 10
NATS 2025 Natural Science Research Methods 10
EART 1004 Soils 10
 Credit Points40
Autumn session
NATS 3015 Field Project 1 10
HORT 2001 Greenhouse Technology for Food Sustainability 10
HUMN 2032 Issues in World Development: Rich World, Poor World 10
Communication Project Management (COM 343) - in partnership with Charles Sturt University 10
 Credit Points40
Year 3
Spring session
NATS 3017 Field Project 2 10
INFO 3011 Social Computing 10
HUMN 2015 Community and Social Action 10
HUMN 2053 The Economics of Cities and Regions 10
 Credit Points40
Autumn session
AGRI 3001 Analysis of Agricultural Supply and Demand 10
AGRI 3001 Analysis of Agricultural Supply and Demand 10
HUMN 3077 Sustainable Futures 10
ENVL 3005 Planning the City: Development, Community and Systems 10
 Credit Points40
 Total Credit Points240

Equivalent Subjects

The subjects listed below count towards completion of this major for students who passed these subjects in 2020 or earlier.

HLTH 2002 Agriculture, Food and Health, replaced by AGRI 2006 Agriculture, Food and Health

PUBH 2007 Environmental Planning and Climate Change, replaced by ENVL 2006 Environmental Planning and Climate Change