Griffith University

Bachelor of Arts

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

With a variety of exciting majors to choose from and the freedom to combine any two, Griffith University's Bachelor of Arts gives you the power to create your own unique skill set and prepare for the careers of the future. Whether you are looking for a career in management, leadership, journalism, public relations, policymaking, research and analysis, writing and communications or research, this degree will help you achieve your goals.You have the option to develop specialist expertise in contemporary fields like security studies, Islam-West relations or politics and international studies, or pursue a professional path by studying journalism, public relations or creative writing. You can also study more traditional fields including sociology, history or literary studies. The Griffith Bachelor of Arts is an innovative program that offers a combination of traditional and emerging study areas relevant to an ever-changing global environment.You will gain the understanding, insight and skills to find and communicate creative solutions to contemporary challenges. You will also develop advanced writing and presentation skills, as well as research and project management skills. Plus, as a graduate, you will be equipped with in-depth knowledge about states, societies and cultures, past and present. In your final year, you will have the opportunity to complete an internship or work-based project, which will ensure that you graduate with the practical skills employers want. Majors You can choose any two of the following majors: Creative Writing Criminal Justice Drama History Indigenous Studies Islam-West Relations Journalism Language in Society (offered at Nathan only) Languages (including Chinese, Italian, Japanese, Modern Greek* and Spanish) Literary Studies Politics and International Studies Public Relations Screen Studies Security Studies Sociology* Offered online via cross-institutional study with Flinders University, South Australia.

Subjects

  • Conservatorium Ensemble Studies
  • Foundations of Academic Writing
  • Foundations of Western Culture
  • Fundamentals of Communication
  • Global Humanities
  • Ideas, Issues and Inquiry
  • Language and Communication for Arts and Social Sciences
  • Understanding the Social World
  • World History

Recognition

Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: https://www.griffith.edu.au/apply/credit-transfer Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. https://app.griffith.edu.au/credit-precedent/credit_result.php?ngpc=1016&-SortField=Linked%20Institution%20Name&-noresultserror=error.html&-search View credit precedents for this program

Study pathways

Students who graduate with an appropriate <abbr title="Grade Point Average GPA</abbr> may undertake an additional year of study in the Honours program which may qualify the student for further postgraduate studies. Graduates may also be eligible to apply for entry to a graduate teacher preparation degree which may lead to further career opportunities in education and teaching.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $85,500 No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
Nathan Campus International: $85,500 No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
Online International: $85,500 No
  • Full-time : 3 years

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