Bachelor of Arts - Sociology

University of South Australia (UniSA)

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

The Bachelor of Arts (Sociology) teaches students to explore social change, social problems and issues such as ethnicity, globalisation, popular culture, gender and social movements. Studying a double major increases employment prospects and students graduate with writing, presentation, digital, communication, research and problem-solving skills that can be transferable across a range of roles and are highly regarded by prospective employers.

Structure

  • 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.

Subjects

  • Sociology
  • English and Creative Writing
  • History and Cultural Studies
  • International Relations
  • Languages
  • Linguistics
  • Performing Arts

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 Certificate 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).

Study information

Campus Fees Mid year intake Attendance
Magill International: $84,000 Yes No information available

Further information

Students can use this degree as a pathway to further study, including the Master of Teaching (Secondary).

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