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Bachelor of Arts

University of Newcastle

Course details

CRICOS course code: 001602K

Level of study: Undergraduate


Enrich your mind, diversify your skills and safeguard your future with our new work-ready arts degree at the University of Newcastle (UON).

Study a range of courses to better understand and appreciate the world around you, and what it means to be human. Explore ideas, theories and records of how people process the human experience. You will learn about society, culture, history, language, media, politics and more. If you’re hungry for knowledge and enlightenment, an arts degree will allow you to turn your interests into meaningful careers.

What you will study

Your core arts courses include practice-based projects and optional internships that further develop skills across digital literacy, problem-solving, innovative thinking and work-readiness.

Learning streams

In addition to choosing majors, minors and structured program pathways, you can focus your studies through optional learning pathways:

Entrepreneurial stream - work readiness and specified WIL courses

Online stream - online and part-time study

Global stream - languages acquisition, global and cultural awareness, international mobility, ie. student exchange

Innovator stream - digital learning and topics of inquiry.

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  • Linguistics
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Psychology Studies
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Entry criteria

Admission to our undergraduate degree programs usually requires successful completion of a senior secondary school qualification similar to the Higher School Certificate (HSC).

TOEFL paper-based test score of 500; TOEFL internet based score of 60; IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0; PTE GSE score of 50; Cambridge English: Advanced score of 52.

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University of Newcastle
Callaghan Campus
University Drive Newcastle New South Wales 2308