The University of Newcastle’s Master of Family Studies is a newly developed program designed for students looking to advance their career opportunities in family study fields.
The program has been designed to enhance your theoretical and practical knowledge in core areas including family studies and cultural diversity, equipping you with the necessary expertise to pursue leading roles in family work based positions.
The Master of Family Studies can be either structured as a general program or with a specialisation in one of the following areas:
- Family Dispute Resolution (Attendance at face to face workshops in Newcastle is required)
- Relationship Counselling (Attendance at face to face workshops in Newcastle is required)
- International Family Studies
- Working with Men and Fathers.
As a graduate you will be qualified to effectively support families in areas such as dispute resolution, counselling, disability and drug and alcohol abuse. Skilled and highly educated workers in this area of expertise are essential. The Master of Family Studies will prepare you with these skills, ensuring you are equipped to deal with the complex issues that arise in varied cultural, social and political contexts.
Our advanced online learning system provides you with the flexibility and support to study anytime, anywhere to balance work, life and study. You can achieve your fully accredited Master of Family Studies at a time that suits you.
Explore this page and find out if the Master of Family Studies is for you, what you will study and the career opportunities it can provide you.
Sound like the course for you?