What will I learn?
This degree increases your employment prospects by enabling you to gain expertise in two different areas of interest at the same time.
There is also an opportunity to study a portion of your degree overseas, as part of the University is Hawke Ambassador Volunteer Experience Program. As part of this program you will volunteer with an international non-government organisation (NGO), usually in an overseas destination.
You could continue your studies with a Master of Teaching with Humanities and Social Sciences as a Learning Area. If this interests you, please read How Do I Become a Teacher before selecting your courses.
What you'll learn:
This major explores the ways in which historical figures, events and issues have shaped the world in which we live today. Under the guidance of highly experienced academics you will cover topics such as economics, religion, cultural influences and world history. You will also:
have a sophisticated understanding of world history and contemporary cultures, including Australia is position within the Asia-pacific region and the importance of place, meaning and society.
be able to apply their understanding of skills in historical and cultural analysis to a broad range of professional contexts.
be equipped as lifelong learners with strong transdisciplinary research skills, informed by their understanding of the history of the past and future.
This degree allows you to select two majors, so you'll graduate with broad knowledge in two areas of interest. You can choose your second major from:
English and Creative Writing
You will also complete two core courses, four courses from a selected list of minors, and two electives.
There are other pathways you can follow to study this degree, including:
SAIBT Diploma of Arts
Future study opportunities:
Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
Master of Teaching (Secondary)
Which department am I in? School of Communication, International Studies and Languages
Students must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 program. English language requirements: International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic: Overall 6.0 (with 6.0 in Reading and Writing) obtained within the last two years, or a corresponding result via one of the alternative English language tests recognized by the University.
To be eligible for selection, applicants are required to:
Qualify for the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE), and
obtain a competitive ATAR, and
meet any prerequisite requirements with a minimum grade of C-
Alternatively, applicants can fulfil one of the following requirements with a competitive result, and demonstrate that they fulfil any prerequisite requirements, and other academic requirements for the program:
Complete secondary education qualifications equivalent to SACE, or
Complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points, or
Complete or partly complete a recognised higher education program at a recognised higher education institution, or
Complete at least four Open Universities Australia (OUA) courses at undergraduate level or above, or
Complete an award from a registered training organisation at Certificate IV level or above, or
Qualify for Special Entry, or
Complete a University Foundation Studies program
English Language Requirements:
IELTS score of 6.0; TOEFL iBT score of 60 with Reading and Writing not less than 18; TOEFL paper-based test (PBT) score of 550 with TWE of 4.5; Cambridge CAE/CPE score of 169; Pearson's test of English (Academic) (PTE) score of 50 with Reading and Writing communicative scores not less than 50; CELUSA score of AE4.
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Eynesbury
A$25,400.00 (US$ 19,868) per year
26 February 2018, 25 June 2018
Magill Campus Level 1 - B Block, MAGILL, South Australia, 5072, ADELAIDE, Australia