From instability in the Middle East, to the rising occurrences of computer hacking or global warming and its impact on human populations, there is a whole range of global security challenges that government, business and international organisations are facing today. If you're interested in issues of strategic importance to Australia, addressing how political ends and military means interact, understanding the origins, applications and implications of war and other forms of organised violence, this security studies program is for you.
The Bachelor of International Security Studies (3 years full-time, part-time equivalent) will develop your analytical skills and understanding and knowledge of the security challenges facing our world with a particular focus on the Asia-Pacific region. You will delve into the contemporary security threats facing nations, international organisations and businesses around the world. This includes the threat of military power, civil war, terrorism, cybercrime, environmental degradation and food security.