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Bachelor of Arts (Global Studies)
Bachelor of Arts (Global Studies)

Bachelor of Arts (Global Studies)

  • ID:UC610084
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (AUD)

  • TuitionFee/Year:$29,000.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$21,041.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$530.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$29,000.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$21,041.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$530.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirement

Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means:

- Year 12 ATAR

- other Australian Qualification

- work experience

- overseas qualification

We also offer a number of entry initiatives that give you the opportunity to gain entry to the University via alternate pathway programs and admissions schemes.

More information is available on our Alternative Entry page:

English requirement

Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0


Course Information

Examine the world in its global context

The Bachelor of Arts (Global Studies) will prepare you to become an active global citizen; the type of person who can find creative ways to address the challenges faced by the international community, both now and in the future. You’ll explore the complex, interconnected and culturally diverse nature of the contemporary world, and think critically about issues within their global context.

Over the course of your study, you’ll develop the flexibility, analytical skills and global mindset to adapt effectively in rapidly changing work environments. You’ll graduate possessing the intercultural skills and global interdisciplinary understanding necessary for a career across government, business or the non-government organisation sector globally.

Study a Bachelor of Arts (Global Studies) at UC and you will:

  • explore and communicate the nature and importance of global cultural diversity

  • critically analyse and communicate effectively about global issues from an interdisciplinary perspective

  • evaluate the impact of the global context on local cultures, communities and issues

  • propose and justify solutions to real-world problems using a critical understanding of the global context

  • articulate a reflective and informed understanding of global ethical and social justice concerns.

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Standard Full Time, Semester 1 Commencing

Year 1

  • Semester 1

  • Cultures and Diversity (11129)

  • Arts Core Major Unit

  • Arts Core Major Unit OR Open Elective Unit

  • Professional Orientation (Arts) (10333)

  • Semester 2

  • Arts Core Major Unit

  • Global Ethical Challenges (11145)

  • Arts Core Major Unit OR Open Elective Unit

  • One Open Elective

Year 2

  • Semester 1

  • How the World Really Works: Busting the Myths of Globalisation (11147)

  • Arts Core Major Unit OR Open Elective Unit

  • Listening to Global Voices: World Literature and Cinema (11149)

  • One Open Elective

  • Semester 2

  • Professional Practice 1: Work Integrated Learning (11017)

  • Arts Core Major Unit OR Open Elective Unit

  • Global Perspectives on Gender, Sex and Sexuality (11146)

  • Studies in World Philosophies (11148)

Year 3

  • Semester 1

  • Two Open Electives

  • Global Environmental Futures (11150)

  • Professional Practice 2: Work Integrated Learning (11018)

  • Semester 2

  • Two Open Electives

  • Global Activism and Social Change (11151)

  • Professional Evidence (Arts) (11112)

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • International project manager

  • Campaign manager

  • International consultant

  • Journalist

  • International development worker

  • Policy officer

  • Community development educator

  • Program analyst

  • Social impact assessment consultant

  • Academic

  • International diplomat

  • Company director

  • Tourism manager

  • Public servant

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530 ($) AUD per year

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