The communication component develops critical awareness of how communication influences people’s lives. The course examines many forms of communication, including verbal, non-verbal and written, as well as various technologies through which information is transmitted. The arts component offers 40 study areas, giving students the opportunity to explore the subjects they love across the humanities, social sciences and languages. It provides a flexible structure with a range of disciplines to choose from, and produces graduates with skills in written communication, critical thinking and problem-solving. Students can choose from a range of majors, tailoring the degree to suit their career aspirations. For more information, visit Bachelors of Communication/Arts at UQ.
Refer to Bachelor of Communication and Bachelor of Arts. Students cannot take the journalism and mass communication, media and digital cultures, or professional writing and communication majors in the Bachelor of Arts.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.
English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C)
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Highest Rank to receive an offer
Median Rank to receive an offer
Lowest Rank to receive an offer
ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors
ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors
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.
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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 ATAR/Rank
Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered
Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor
Number of students
Percentage of all students
* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
# N/P – Not published: the number is hidden to prevent calculation of numbers in cells with less than 5 students
Refer to Bachelor of Communication and Bachelor of Arts.
11 Jan 2024
6 Jun 2024
4 years Full time or 8 years Part time