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Culture and Citizenship

Graduate attributes for the Bachelor of Development Studies are the skills, abilities and knowledge that are highly sought after by a broad range of employers. Below is the complete list of attributes that graduates will have demonstrated upon the completion of the degree.

Graduate Attributes

On completion of the Bachelor of Development Studies Degree, a graduate will:

  • Be committed to knowledge creation, ethical practice and critical perspectives about development and underdevelopment.
  • Possess substantial & broad knowledge of cultural diversity; globalisation & economic development; environmental sustainability; and urban & regional development as development issues.
  • Demonstrate a capacity for logical, critical and creative analysis.
  • Have high level communication skills and the ability to engage in constructive public and professional discourse in community, cross cultural and policy context.
  • Be able to perform both autonomously and collaboratively with advanced skills in collecting organising and presenting information.
  • Have the capacity to be engaged, responsible, sensitive and effective world citizens.

Sample Jobs

Environmental Sustainability

Graduate attributes for the Bachelor of Development Studies are the skills, abilities and knowledge that are highly sought after by a broad range of employers. Below is the complete list of attributes that graduates will have demonstrated upon the completion of the degree.

Graduate Attributes

On completion of the Bachelor of Development Studies Degree, a graduate will:

  • Be committed to knowledge creation, ethical practice and critical perspectives about development and underdevelopment.
  • Possess substantial & broad knowledge of cultural diversity; globalisation & economic development; environmental sustainability; and urban & regional development as development issues.
  • Demonstrate a capacity for logical, critical and creative analysis.
  • Have high level communication skills and the ability to engage in constructive public and professional discourse in community, cross cultural and policy context.
  • Be able to perform both autonomously and collaboratively with advanced skills in collecting organising and presenting information.
  • Have the capacity to be engaged, responsible, sensitive and effective world citizens.

Sample Jobs

Globalisation and Economic Development

Bachelor of Development Studies graduates majoring in Globalisation and Economic Development will have the skills, abilities and knowledge sought after by a broad range of employers. On completion of the degree, graduates can expect to:

  • Be committed to knowledge creation, ethical practice and critical perspectives about development and underdevelopment.
  • Possess substantial & broad knowledge of cultural diversity; globalisation & economic development; environmental sustainability; and urban & regional development as development issues.
  • Demonstrate a capacity for logical, critical and creative analysis.
  • Have high level communication skills and the ability to engage in constructive public and professional discourse in community, cross cultural and policy context.
  • Be able to perform both autonomously and collaboratively with advanced skills in collecting organising and presenting information.
  • Have the capacity to be engaged, responsible, sensitive and effective world citizens.

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates of a Bachelor of Development Studies majoring in Globalisation and Economic Development. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.

Urban and Regional Development

Graduate attributes for the Bachelor of Development Studies are the skills, abilities and knowledge that are highly sought after by a broader range of employers. Below is the complete list of attributes that graduates will have demonstrated upon the completion of the degree.

Graduate Attributes

On completion of the Bachelor of Development Studies Degree, a graduate will:

  • Be committed to knowledge creation, ethical practice and critical perspectives about development and underdevelopment.
  • Possess substantial & broad knowledge of cultural diversity; globalisation & economic development; environmental sustainability; and urban & regional development as development issues.
  • Demonstrate a capacity for logical, critical and creative analysis.
  • Have high level communication skills and the ability to engage in constructive public and professional discourse in community, cross cultural and policy context.
  • Be able to perform both autonomously and collaboratively with advanced skills in collecting organising and presenting information.
  • Have the capacity to be engaged, responsible, sensitive and effective world citizens.

Sample Jobs

Below is a sample of job titles and descriptions that includes positions suitable for Urban and Regional Development graduates as well as positions that will require further study or experience.

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