Western Civilisation at UQ

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Immerse yourself in a creative and diverse curriculum with a strong focus on key intellectual works – artistic, musical, literary – that have shaped western civilisation from antiquity to the current day.

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Why
Western Civilisation

Address important questions about human nature, society and the world in small group discussions.

Develop knowledge and insights applicable to many of the big problems our societies face today.

Develop essential skills in reasoning, writing and argumentation, which are relevant to numerous professional roles and settings.

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exciting study options

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scholarships available

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offering in Queensland

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Study options

Study Western Civilisation in either the Bachelor of Advanced Humanities (Honours) or in the Bachelor of Humanities/ Bachelor of Laws (Honours) dual degree.

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We're offering 30 scholarships of approximately $30,000 per year to students studying Western Civilisation.

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