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Are you interested in becoming a Chaplain?

The Diploma of Applied Social Sciences is the perfect fast-tracked qualification to equip you with the competencies to become a chaplain.

You have the option of completing the required units first (Working With Mental Health and Case Management and Practice Interventions) to fast track your placement in a school. You will complete the following Eight (8) subjects:

Semester 1:

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Professional Communication Skills
  • Working With Mental Health
  • Exploring Practices for Spiritual Formation


Semester 2:

  • Decolonizing Practice
  • Case Management and Practice Interventions
  • Meaningful Living
  • Critical Youth Work OR Counselling Skills*

DURATION: 12 months full-time or part-time equivalent

*Requires on-campus attendance

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