Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science
University of Southern Queensland - External

Course outline

Students broaden their knowledge and skills in their area of specialisation, appealing to potential employers in the public and private sectors. This double degree allows students to combine their chosen arts major with a range of science skills to enhance their employability. For more program information, visit Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science at UniSQ.

Majors

Bachelor of Arts: anthropology; archaeology; creative writing; criminology and criminal justice; English literature; First Nations Australia; history; international relations; journalism; legal studies; social justice and entrepreneurship. Bachelor of Science: animal science; astronomical and space sciences; biology; computing; environment and sustainability; food science; geospatial science; human physiology; information technology; mathematics and statistics extended; mathematics and statistics; physics; plant agricultural science; wildlife management; wine science.

Admissions Criteria

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

Prerequisites

General Mathematics or Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)

Recommended study
Mathematical Methods. One of Biology, Chemistry or Physics.
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

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

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Depending on arts specialisations: public relations professional, communication officer, social planning, community development, public service, primary or secondary teacher or librarian (with further study), general administration, tourism and travel industries, speech writer. Depending on science specialisation: science journalism, statistical officer, research, biologist, computer systems programmer, network administrator, specialist scientist, technical officer, technical/ sales representative in pharmaceutical, medical and biotechnological industries, molecular biologist, microbiologist, conservation and biodiversity management, natural resource management, national parks, food product development, food safety, mathematician, financial analyst, agribusiness, vineyard or winery operation.

Membership

Information Technology major: is accredited at professional level by the Australian Computer Society and, through the Seoul Accord, is recognised in other countries.

Course Code
909785
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
23 Apr 2025

Fee
CSP
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences, Sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Darling Downs & South West QLD