Bachelor of Economics/Bachelor of Arts
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

This dual degree prepares students for careers as economists and analysts and can lead to careers in business, finance, international development, health, human resource management, marketing, management and research. The economics component focuses on an understanding of business markets, trade, government policies, international issues, globalisation, health, development, and the environment. Students complete compulsory courses that build their knowledge about key economic principles, theories and tools. The arts component gives students skills in creativity, written communication, problem-solving, critical thinking and interpersonal understanding. Students can choose majors according to their career aspirations. For more information, visit Bachelors of Economics/Arts at UQ.

Majors

Refer to Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Arts. Students cannot complete the economics major or minor 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); Mathematical Methods (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

97.20

91.90

82.90

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

97.20

92.40

84.90

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

Refer to Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Arts.

Membership

Refer to Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Arts.

Course Code
714101
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$14560 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Business and Tourism, Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane