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Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Learn to think differently and turn your passions into career success.

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Arts

Bachelor ofArts

One degree. Endless opportunities. Discover your passion while equipping yourself with the skills to succeed in the changing, global workplace.

49
Majors
Dual programs available
3 Years full-time 3 Years full-time
(or part time equivalent)
Arts (Honours)

Bachelor ofArts (Honours)

Develop specialised knowledge in your chosen major, learn to think critically, sharpen your communication, research and problem-solving skills, and undertake a thesis or research project.

33
Majors
1 Year full-time (or part-time equivalent) 1 Year full-time
Business Management / Arts

Bachelors ofBusiness Management / Arts

Set yourself apart and double your employment opportunities by combining a comprehensive understanding of business principles and practices with a respected arts qualification.

55
Majors
4 Years full-time 4 Years full-time
(or part time equivalent)
Communication

Bachelor ofCommunication

Right people. Right message. Creative communication specialists are increasingly in demand in our fast-paced, ever-changing digital landscape.

2
Majors
Dual programs available
3 Years full-time 3 Years full-time
(or part time equivalent)
Communication (Honours)

Bachelor ofCommunication (Honours)

Develop advanced skills and knowledge in communication theory, research, policy and practice in this interdisciplinary program.

1 Year full-time (or part-time equivalent) 1 Year full-time
Design

Bachelor ofDesign

Good design is essential. It starts with identifying a problem and ends with an outcome, driven by the desire to meet the needs of the user.

6
Majors
Dual programs available
3 Years full-time 3 Years full-time
(or part time equivalent)
Education (Secondary)

Bachelor ofEducation (Secondary)

Become a secondary school teacher. Guide our future leaders and ignite the minds of the next generation.

Dual programs available
4 Years full-time 4 Years full-time
(or part time equivalent)
Journalism

Bachelor ofJournalism

Communicate local, national, and global stories through traditional and emerging media platforms.

Dual programs available
3 Years full-time 3 Years full-time
(or part time equivalent)

About arts, humanities and social sciences

Broaden your horizons through industry experience and global study opportunities. 

From social research to languages, historical inquiry and more, we have a program to feed your curiosity. You can explore your ideas and shape your future career, with over 40 different study areas to choose from.

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Linh Chu, Master of Educational Studies.

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Meet Linh from Vietnam, studying Education in Australia

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Meet Georgina from the UK, studying Counselling in Australia

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Meet Rebecca from Canada, studying Occupational Therapy in Australia
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Meet Rebecca from Canada, studying Occupational Therapy in Australia

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