Bachelor of Arts

The University of Adelaide
In Adelaide (Australia)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Adelaide (Australia)
  • When:

3 years

part-time equiv.
A Global Learning Experience is an integral component to your academic journey at The
University of Adelaide.
The university is committed to offering its students the opportunity to study
overseas through a range of degrees offered via the Global Learning Office, including student
exchange, study tours, short study degrees, internships and placements.
There are many exciting
opportunities in Europe, Asia, the Americas, Africa, and Oceania ranging from a few weeks to a
full academic year.

To find Global Learning opportunities available in your study area click Global Experiences.

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
University Of Adelaide Thebarton Campus 3/49 Holland Street, SA 5005, South Australia, Australia
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What you'll learn on the course


Course programme

During your degree you can specialise in at least one major and one minor from a large list of areas of study.
Students are also able to take elective courses in other areas of study from within the Faculty of Arts or from other Faculty areas within the University, such as Health Sciences or Commerce.
The BA offers the opportunity to learn one (or more) of eight languages, irrespective of a student's previous language study.
Students who wish to further their cultural skills and broaden their experiences can choose to study overseas for one or two semesters with one of more than 100 partner institutions around the world.
Alternatively, students may wish to study one or more of a variety of short Study Abroad courses.
BA students with a suitable grade point average are also able to take part in an internship in which they gain valuable work experience relevant to their career goals, build networks, and manage a research project for an industry partner in the media, environment, parliament or the arts.
Other benefits of studying the degree include regular career and employment forums and mentoring programs that run throughout the year.
Academic Program Rules The Calendar is a comprehensive handbook of the University's academic program rules.
Bachelor of Arts Areas of Specialisation Students can specialise by taking majors and minors in the following areas: Anthropology Art History and Visual Culture (minor only) Asian Studies Chinese Studies Classics Creative Writing Criminology Development Studies Economics* English French Studies Gender Studies and Social Analysis Geography, Environment and Population German Studies History Indigenous Knowledges and Society Indonesian Studies International Business* Italian Studies Japanese Studies Linguistics Management* Marketing* Modern Greek Studies Music Studies Philosophy Politics and International Studies Psychology (minor only) Spanish Studies   Please note: All Majors and Minors are subject to Faculty confirmation in November.
Please visit the Faculty website for a full list of courses that comprise each area of specialisation.
*These majors must be taken in addition to a first Faculty of Arts major chosen from those listed above.
Example Study Plan Indicative study plan for commencing students Level 1S1 Arts Major Level I ARTS 1007 The Enquiring Mind: Freedom and Media (semester 1 or 2) Arts Minor Level I Elective Level I S2 Arts Major Level I Elective Level I Arts Minor Level I Elective Level I Level 2S1 Arts Major Level II Elective Level II Arts Minor Level II Elective Level II S2 Arts Major Level II Elective Level II Arts Minor Level II Elective Level II Level 3S1 Arts Major Level III Arts Major Level III Arts Minor Level III Elective Level II or III S2 Arts Major Level III Capstone course (not offered in 2016) - 6 units Arts Minor Level III Elective Level II or III Note: A maximum of 24 units of elective courses may be taken from faculties other than Arts.
Courses listed on the Arts major or minor lists (including those from other faculties) are exempt from this limit.
Major and Minor courses Faculty of Arts courses Other Faculty courses: University Course Planner.
Current students, please visit the below link for your study plan templates: http://www.