Bachelor of Arts
UniSC - University of the Sunshine Coast - Online

Course outline

Follow your interests and build your own career with a flexible Bachelor of Arts. Choose from a wide
range of specialisations, including literature, history, politics and international studies, sociology, and
more. As an Arts graduate, you’ll enter the global marketplace of ideas with advanced skills in critical
and creative thinking.

In this program you will explore new ideas and ways of thinking, become a skilled communicator, develop specialist knowledge in subjects that interest you, and build advanced critical thinking, research and writing skills. For more information, visit Bachelor of Arts at UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast.

Note

Please note: Not all courses are available online. Depending on your choice of majors and/or electives, some courses may require regular on-campus attendance at UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast Sunshine Coast or UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast Moreton Bay. For more details – refer to institution.

Majors

Creative writing and publishing, criminology and justice, English, geography, history, international studies, Japanese studies, journalism, psychology, screen media, sociology, sustainability – society, theatre and performance.

Other requirements

The Inherent Academic Requirements of a program are those fundamental skills, capabilities and knowledge that students must be able to demonstrate in order to achieve the essential learning outcomes of the program, while maintaining the academic integrity of that program. For information, visit Inherent Academic Requirements on the UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast website.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast and for this course, refer to UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast’s website.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Recommended study
English
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

Notes

* “<5" – indicates less than 5 ATAR/Selection Rank based offers were made

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, 2024

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Editor, geographer, government/development professional, historian, media and communications professional, policy officer, publisher, researcher, sociologist, writer.

Course Code
015004
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$14281 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Online learning
Course Duration

3 years Online learning or 6 years Online learning