Development studies

Development Studies is a transdisciplinary branch of science that explores issues involving urban and regional development, poverty, water security, systemic inequalities and environmental sustainability. Students explore the political and social factors that either enhance or limit development, and work on creating solutions that focus on improving living conditions for those who need it most.

Degrees

  1. Bachelor of Development Studies
  2. Bachelor of Development Studies / Bachelor of Business
  3. Bachelor of Development Studies / Bachelor of Communication
  4. Bachelor of Development Studies / Bachelor of Global Indigenous Studies
  5. Bachelor of Development Studies / Bachelor of Social Science
  6. Bachelor of Development Studies (Honours)
  7. Bachelor of Environmental Science and Management
  8. Bachelor of Science

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.