Bachelor of Arts
CQUniversity - Online

Course outline

This versatile courses allows students to gain extensive discipline knowledge, transferrable skills and build a professional portfolio for a career in the modern workforce. Whether students are interested in pathways to teaching, creative writing, strategic communication, geography, history and politics, visual arts or literary studies, this course features a comprehensive choice of majors and minors. The flexibility students have in combining majors and minors, along with the strong focus on career readiness throughout the course allows students to tailor their studies to their passions and career aspirations. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Arts.


Creative Writing; Geography; History and Politics; Liberal Arts; Literary Studies; Pathway to Teaching (Early Childhood); Pathway to Teaching (Primary); Pathway to Teaching (Secondary); Strategic Communication; Theatre Studies; Visual Arts.

Other requirements

Students will study a work-integrated-learning unit that involves a placement in an organisation loosely related to one of the arts discipline majors. For example, a work placement in a museum. Students who choose the Strategic Communication major will have the opportunity to undertake a work placement of 120 hours in a communication related field. For full course requirements, visit Bachelor of Arts.

Admissions Criteria

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


English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

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

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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





* “<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

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Career opportunities

Explore endless career possibilities such as roles within government agencies, administration, publishing houses, libraries, museums, galleries, not-for-profit organisations, private companies, town councils, disability services, community sector organisations, youth work and universities.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

CSP/$16320 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Rockhampton & surrounds