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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Social Science
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

Learn to identify and analyse social concerns and problems, develop positions on social issues, and propose possible interventions. The arts component provides skills in written communication, problem-solving, critical thinking, and interpersonal understanding. It offers a choice of subject areas in the humanities and social sciences. The social science component provides expertise to develop strategies and help find solutions to social issues in the local, national and international arenas. Graduates have key skills such as problem-solving, effective written and oral communication, information processing, creative and critical thinking, cross-cultural awareness, social research skills, and computer literacy. For more information, visit Bachelors of Arts/Social Science at UQ.

Majors

Refer to Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Social Science. Students cannot take the sociology major or extended major in the Bachelor of Arts.

Admissions Criteria

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

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C)

OP/Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of OP/Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2020

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Highest OP/Rank to receive an offer

Median OP/Rank to receive an offer

Lowest OP/Rank to receive an offer

OP/Rank excluding adjustment factors

1/99

7/87

11/77

OP/Rank including adjustment factors

1/99

7/88

11/77

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2020

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of OP/Rank

Admitted where both OP/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and OP/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

11

<5*

0

21

0

<5*

<5*

39

Percentage of all students

28.2%

<5*

0.0%

53.9%

0.0%

<5*

<5*

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Refer to Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Social Science.

Course Code
707301
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$6800 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Humanities
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane
 
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