Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Social Science
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

Students learn to identify and analyse social concerns and problems, develop positions on social issues, and propose possible interventions. The Arts component provides skills in written communication, problem-solving, critical thinking, and interpersonal understanding. It offers a choice of subject areas in the humanities and social sciences. The Social Science component provides expertise to develop strategies and help find solutions to social issues in the local, national and international arenas. Graduates have key skills such as problem-solving, effective written and oral communication, information processing, creative and critical thinking, cross-cultural awareness, social research skills, and computer literacy. For more information, visit Bachelors of Arts/Social Science at UQ.

Majors

Refer to Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Social Science. Students cannot take the sociology major or extended major in the Bachelor of Arts.

Admissions Criteria

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

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (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

97.55

86.95

74.45

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.55

87.45

76.45

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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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Refer to Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Social Science.

Course Code
707301
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$13730 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane