However you decide to structure your degree, you’ll gain a range of skills that will power your agility and adaptability, both in the workplace and in life generally. Critical thinking, research capability, ethical practice, creativity and innovation, autonomy and initiative, effective communication (presentation, management and planning skills), computer literacy, and cultural awareness; these are all outcomes of studying our Bachelor of Arts — and highly valued in the workplace.
IELTS: 6 TOEFL: 79
12 credit points
Complete 12 credit points from the following units: Candidates who complete WRIT101 as a Core Unit cannot undertake it as a Prescribed Unit in this Course.
Foundations of Academic Research (HASS100) – 6 credit points
Controversies: Foundations of Critical Social Analysis (HASS101) – 6 credit points
The Craft of Academic Writing (WRIT101) – 6 credit points
Assumed knowledge is any two units of English.
English Language Requirements
All applicants must meet a minimum of one of the following criteria:
English is the applicant's first language; or
Satisfactory completion, within five years of the date of application for admission to UNE, of at least one year of full-time or equivalent full-time study at senior secondary, post-secondary or tertiary level in a country in which English is the primary official language or co-official language and in which English was the sole medium of instruction and assessment for the particular period of study claimed; or
A pass grade or better in an English language subject at Australian Year 12 level or overseas equivalent; or
An International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic overall score of at least 6.0 with no sub-band less than 5.5*; or
Equivalent Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of at least 213 in the computer-based test or at least 79 in the internet-based test with no less than 22 in the written component*; or
A Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic minimum overall score of 57 with no skill less than 50*
The skills you’ll gain or hone from studying the Bachelor of Arts are transferable and valued across a wide range of workplaces and industries. Depending on your major, career paths could include positions such as:
management and business
local, state and federal government
research and analysis
social and public policy
foreign affairs, trade, humanitarianism.