Postgraduate study in Social and Community Leadership

What can you study in Social and Community Leadership

You can complete a Postgraduate Certificate in Social and Community Leadership or a Master of Social and Community Leadership.

Courses will examine complex social issues, systems and change processes, the ethical leadership values aligned to social justice, and contemporary approaches to co-design, collaboration, ethical social innovation, evidence-informed programme design, evaluation models and impact measurement.

If you complete a Master of Social and Community Leadership, you will also develop your research skills and complete a thesis project. In this research, you will focus on a need or opportunity in the community or something relevant to your place of work.  

Scholarships and advice

Each year we award scholarships and prizes to thousands of students.

Find out about the scholarships you may be eligible for, search available scholarships or begin an application by visiting postgraduate scholarships and awards.

Help and advice

For general student enquiries, please contact the Education and Social Work Student Centre. To contact a postgraduate adviser or the subject convenor, email