Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00103D

Develop a critical perspective and the transferable skills employers are seeking as you prepare to take a leading role in work and society. Choose from six majors: History, Indigenous Studies, Literature, Media and Screen Studies, Sociology and Writing, and minors in Community and Human Services, Criminal Justice, and Education Studies. Career opportunities include working in government and the public service, curating museum collections, journalism or freelance writing, project management, media, social research, and many other fields.

Structure

This program consists of 360 credit points.

Subjects

  • Media and Screen Studies
  • History
  • Indigenous Studies
  • Japanese
  • Global & International Studies
  • Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology (APAC accredited)
  • Sociology
  • Writing.

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 - Prerequisites Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 20 in any English
  • ATAR. Non Year 12 - Previous higher education studies with results at a pass level, including any 'single subjects of study', or successful completion of a tertiary preparatory program such as the Federation University Foundation Access Studies Program (FAST)
  • Successful completion of a relevant VET qualification at Certificate III level or higher
  • Applicants who have not completed secondary education, or undertaken any TAFE or university studies should include a personal statement detailing all relevant experience to strengthen their application. Academic IELTS with an Overall score of 6.0
  • With no band less than 6.0, or equivalent.

Study pathways

TAFE: Completed Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualifications will be considered for admission. Preference will be given to students whose prior studies include courses in humanities, e.g. professional writing and editing, liberal arts, media and communications, justice studies, marketing and public relations. Credit will be considered based on the TAFE qualification completed and its relevance to the degree. University: Successful completion of at least one (1) Australian university-level (or equivalent) unit will be considered for admission. Additional units will enhance a student's application. Students are encouraged to consider units that relate to the arts or social sciences. Credit for any other previous studies will only be granted from those completed no more than 10 years prior to admission. Entry via FAST: This program is eligible for entry via the Foundation Access Studies (FAST) program. FAST is designed to provide alternative entry to tertiary study at Federation University Australia. You may also be eligible for credit into this program, depending on your selected major/s. Please contact us for further information. Honours available.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Berwick International: $65,700 Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
Berwick International: $65,700 Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
Gippsland (Churchill) International: $65,700 Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
Gippsland (Churchill) International: $65,700 Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
Mount Helen (Ballarat) International: $65,700 Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years
Mount Helen (Ballarat) International: $65,700 Yes
  • Full-time : 3 years

Further information

Further information: study.federation.edu.au

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