Bachelor of Arts / Social Science

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00025B

This dual program allows you to combine studies in the unique and innovative Bachelor of Social Science program with a wide range of majors in the arts.The future of work is unknown, with people and enterprise skills in increasing demand across all industries. UQ’s Bachelors of Arts / Social Science graduates are ideally placed to thrive and adapt to this changing environment.The Bachelor of Arts provides you with creative and critical thinking skills that help you build a portfolio of capabilities that can be transferred across industries.With one of the most comprehensive course offerings in Australia, you'll have the opportunity to explore the subjects you love by choosing from more than 40 study areas across the humanities, social sciences and languages.In the Bachelor of Social Science, you'll explore how to address pressing social issues – such as poverty and inequality, racial injustice, health and illness, and the social impacts of climate change – at local, national and international levels.


64 units


  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  • Ancient Greek
  • Ancient History
  • Ancient History/History
  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Art History
  • Chinese
  • Chinese Translation and Interpreting
  • Criminology
  • Development
  • Drama
  • Economics
  • English
  • English as an International Language
  • English Literature
  • Environment and Society
  • Film and Television Studies
  • French
  • French Advanced
  • Geography
  • German
  • Health and Social Policy
  • History
  • Indonesian
  • International Relations
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Japanese Advanced
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Korean
  • Latin
  • Legal Education Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Mathematics
  • Media and Digital Cultures
  • Music
  • Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Popular Music and Technology
  • Professional Writing and Communication
  • Psychology
  • Spanish
  • Sports Studies
  • Studies in Religion
  • Writing

Standard entry requirements

Year 12 or equivalent English.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
St Lucia International: $164,480 Yes
  • Full-time : 4 years

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