The Bachelor of Arts requires the successful completion of 24 subjects – 300 points in total – with subjects usually worth 12.5 points each. You will complete eight subjects, or 100 points. As a Bachelor of Arts student, you can choose one or two Arts disciplines to be the main focus of your study while completing your degree. You have the option of completing one major, one major and one minor, or two majors.
225 points of Arts discipline subjects including;
50 points of breadth subjects including;
25 points of Arts discipline or breadth at subjects at level 1, 2 or 3
Please Note: No more than a total of ten subjects (125 points) may be taken at level 1.
Ancient World Studies / Anthropology / Arabic / Art History / Asian Studies / Australian Indigenous Studies / Chinese / Classics / Creative Writing / Criminology Economics / English and Theatre Studies / French / Gender Studies / Geography / German / Hebrew and Jewish Studies / History / History and Philosophy of Science / Indonesian / Islamic Studies / Italian / Japanese / Linguistics and Applied Linguistics / Media and Communications / Philosophy / Politics and International Studies / Psychology / Russian / Screen and Cultural Studies / Sociology / Spanish and Latin American Studies
Chinese Studies / Development Studies / English Language Studies / Environmental Studies / European Studies / Knowing and Learning Law and Justice / Social Theory
The Faculty of Arts has developed six first-year foundation subjects that offer cross-cultural and cross-disciplinary perspectives on a number of historical and contemporary themes. You can choose from the following subjects:
Aboriginalities – Introduces the complexity, challenges and richness of Australian Indigenous life and cultures
Identity – Explores identity and the conception of self and other in diverse contexts across time and place
Language – Provides a crossdisciplinary introduction to human language, including how language creates representations, and how language can be used to prevent understanding
Power – Investigates social relations, who is in control and who may benefit from such arrangements
Reason – Considers our use of reason, including historical origins and philosophical debates over reason and the way that different forms of reasoning have arisen
Representation – Explores how different genres such as speech, writing, translation, film, theatre and art generate representations of social life and imagination.
4. BREADTH: BROADENING YOUR EMPLOYMENT PROSPECTS Employers look for graduates who are adaptable and bring unique skills and knowledge to the workplace. Through breadth, you can take subjects from outside your core study area. There are more than 600 breadth subjects available to Arts students. For example:
Climate Change / Data Analysis / Doing Business in Asia / Feeding the World's Population / Greening Urban Landscapes / Corporate and Business Law / Marketing / Communications and Branding / Music, Mind and Wellbeing / People and Environment / Popular Music / Wine and Food;
In Australia each institution has its own application procedures and admission requirements so il would be better to contact your chosen university for an application form. To study here you'll need to apply for both admission to an institution and also for a student visa from the Australian Government so it's necessery to carefully check student visa information on the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).
Entry requirements can include: the academic requirements, evidence of funds to support your study and overseas student health cover. The academic requirements you need to study in Australia depend on the level of education you want to study. Indeed, in some cases, you may need to present your results of an English language test.
You can choose up to six courses in your application. Each university you've applied to consider your application separately. This means that you may receive an offer from each course that you include in your application.
Students must complete at least one major. A major usually consists of 100 points of study within a single discipline comprising:
Students may complete one minor. A minor consists of 75 points of study within a single discipline comprising:
Arts Foundation Subjects Requirements: