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Bachelor of Arts (Advanced)
Bachelor of Arts (Advanced)

Bachelor of Arts (Advanced)

  • ID:UA610039
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirement

Selection Rank (International): 95

International Baccalaureate (IB): 37

English Requirements

  • IELTS: Overall 6.5, Reading 6, Listening 6, Speaking 6, Writing 6

  • TOEFL: Overall 79, Reading 13, Listening 13, Speaking 18, Writing 21

  • Pearson: Overall 58, Reading 50, Listening 50, Speaking 50, Writing 50

  • C1 Advanced: Overall 176, Reading 169, Listening 169, Speaking 169, Writing 169

Course Information

Take yourself further  

  • Curious about a wide range of ideas and issues? High-achieving? Articulate? The Bachelor of Arts (Advanced) is a distinctive degree for inquisitive students who want to excel.

What will you do

As a member of a small but distinctive community within the wider University, you’ll work to take your knowledge and skills to a higher level. You will:

  • Enrol in Level 2 courses from first-year

  • Partner with an academic mentor who will support and encourage your intellectual development

  • Take a set of courses specifically designed for high-achieving students

  • Research and write a major independent research project on a topic of your choice

  • Attend exclusive events such as guest presentations, workshops, seminars, industry talks and social gatherings

  • Have significant input into the design and running of the Arts’ advanced program.

You’ll also have the flexibility to tailor your degree to suit your career goals. You can choose to extend your abilities in two majors. Or, take just one and complement it with a set of elective courses focused on developing your leadership and citizenship.

CRICOS: 075802A

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Degree Structure

BA (Advanced) students are appointed an academic mentor for the duration of their degree and are able to focus on advanced level study from the first year of study. Students will study two majors, undertake a 3-unit course in advanced humanities theory and method, and complete a 6-unit research project in their final year under the supervision of their academic mentor.

The remainder of the degree is made up of free choice electives from disciplines within the Faculty of Arts. Students studying this program will attend various discipline research seminars, career and industry talks.

Areas of Specialisation

Majors currently available include:

  • Anthropology

  • Art History and Visual Cultures

  • Australian Studies

  • Chinese Studies

  • Classics

  • Creative Writing

  • Criminology

  • Cultural Studies

  • Digital Humanities

  • Economics

  • Education

  • English

  • French Studies

  • Gender Studies

  • Geography Environment and Population

  • German Studies

  • History

  • Indigenous Knowledges and Society

  • International Development

  • Indonesian Studies

  • Italian Studies

  • Japanese Studies

  • Linguistics

  • Mathematical Sciences

  • Media

  • Modern Greek Studies

  • Music

  • Philosophy

  • Politics and International Relations

  • Psychology

  • Sociology

  • Spanish Studies

Note: You must maintain a GPA of 5.0 or you’ll be required to transfer to the Bachelor of Arts.

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Linguist, Anthropologist, Author, Parliamentary Adviser, Policy Adviser, Political Adviser, Public Servant, Feature Writer, Government or Corporate Policy Adviser, Manager / Business Management, Non Government Organisation Worker, Diplomat, Social Inclusion Officer, Social Researcher, Sociologist, International Government and Trade Policy Adviser, Foreign Aid Worker, Journalist, Archaeologist, Arts Administrator, Novelist, Columnist,

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Overseas student health cover: $609 per year

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