Bachelor of Arts
University of Southern Queensland - Springfield

Course outline

This program prepares our graduates for the challenges of a future-focused labour market. Arts students are critical and creative thinkers with transferable skills in writing and communication, research, problem-solving and analysis; providing the foundations for effective action on current social and environmental problems and community improvement, both locally and globally. Learn specialised skills in the study area of your choice while following your passion and gaining a qualification that equips you to meet the demand for skilled, university-educated workers. Extend your skills by adding honours to your Arts degree after graduation. For more program information, visit Bachelor of Arts at UniSQ.


Toowoomba, Springfield or Online: anthropology; archaeology; artificial intelligence and data science; creative writing; criminology and criminal justice; drama; English literature; environment and sustainability; First Nations Australia; history; international relations; journalism; legal studies; music; physiology and human movement; psychology; social justice and entrepreneurship; visual arts curation.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to UniSQ’s website.

Assumed knowledge

English (Units 3 and 4, C)

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




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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Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Depending on specialisations: author or professional writer, communication officer, social planning, community development, public service, police or corrections officer, diplomat, primary or secondary teacher or librarian (with further study), general administration, tourism and travel industries, speech writer.


Psychology major: is fully accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council as a three-year sequence of study.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
23 Apr 2025

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