Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00121B

The Bachelor of Arts program provides students with a unique arts degree in which they can select a second major, further developing skills and knowledge in two distinct - but potentially complementary - disciplines. Studying a double major increases employment prospects. Students will graduate with writing, presentation, digital, communication, research and problem solving skills that can be transferred across a range of roles and are highly regarded by prospective employers.


  • 108 units
  • 9 units of core courses
  • 36 units of an Arts Specialisation
  • 36 units of a second Arts major
  • 18 units of a minor
  • 9 units of electives.


  • English and creative writing
  • History and cultural studies
  • International relations
  • Languages
  • Linguistics
  • Performing arts
  • Sociology

Standard entry requirements

  • Qualify for South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) with competitive ATAR
  • Or complete secondary education equivalent to SACE
  • Complete International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • Complete or partially complete higher education program
  • Complete four Open Universities Australia courses at undergraduate level or above
  • Complete a Cert IV level or above
  • Qualify for special entry
  • Complete a Foundation Studies program AND meet any pre-requisite and academic requirements. International students who speak English as a foreign language must have obtained the required standards prior to admission.

Study pathways

Students who finish their degree with a credit or higher Grade Point Average (GPA) could be eligible for the one-year Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and may be able to continue studies with a Master of Teaching and teach in Australia and overseas. Students can also complete their studies at the innovative James Morrison Academy of Music in Mount Gambier.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Magill International: $84,000 No

Further information

Students can apply for the Bachelor of Arts/Master of Teaching (Secondary) packaged option which is a pathway straight into postgraduate study. For application into the Master of Teaching packaged option apply into the Bachelor of Arts and select the specialisation in first year.

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