Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
University of New England - Armidale

Course outline

This combined degree allows students to pursue interests in the arts, humanities and social sciences, and the physical or biological sciences. Students can study an arts major/extended major and a science major of their choice in preparation for a wide range of careers. The degree combines excellent communication and analytical skills with scientific knowledge and has been developed in response to increasing student demand and employer preference for recruitment of combined degree graduates. It offers breadth of learning and multi-skilling across disciplines, recognising that graduates are required to demonstrate skills in critical analysis, research, communication and technological expertise. For external study, contact the UNE Future Students Team. For more course information, visit UNE’s Course Handbook.


Refer to Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science (excluding animal science and veterinary studies; palaeobiology).

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of New England and for this course, refer to UNE’s website.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Recommended study
Chemistry and/or Physics and Biology
Assumed knowledge

English; Mathematical Methods

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

Management and administration, heritage and archival, policy and public relations, media, tourism, editing and publishing, primary industries, resource management, water and land resources, teaching (with further study).

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

CSP/$7812 (1st year contribution)
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

New England and North West NSW