Diploma of Arts
CQUniversity - Rockhampton

Course outline

The Diploma of Arts provides students with an opportunity to explore a humanities or social sciences discipline at an introductory level, preparing them for employment in a range of fields, or for further study. Education and training explores disciplines that study the way humans recognise, record and debate human practices, meanings and values. Students develop an understanding of the human condition and how society operates. Successful completion of the course will allow graduates entry into the Bachelor of Arts at CQUniversity. For more course information, visit Diploma of Arts.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for CQUniversity and for this course, refer to CQUniversity’s website.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Employment opportunities may exist in a range of fields including advertising, arts administration, government administration and planning, communications, desktop publishing, history, nature and heritage conservation, political research, psychology, welfare, writing.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
CSP/$10312 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

1 year Full time or 2 years Part time

Rockhampton & surrounds