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Bachelor of Arts Deakin University

4.0 out of 5 from 3 reviews
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

A Deakin Bachelor of Arts degree offers enormous flexibility, allowing you to keep your career options open and design your course around your interests and for maximum employability.

All arts major sequences are taught as a combination of practical and theoretical learning, with many areas of study offering work placements.

One-third of the course may be taken from outside the Faculty of Arts and Education and you may take single, double, or even triple majors, providing numerous course combinations.


Australian Studies
Children's Literature
Film and Video
Film Studies

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An arts degree provides skills for a wide range of careers. Graduates may find careers in international relations, journalism, advertising, media, photography,...

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July 2018
Year completed 2011

I majored in Media and Communication.

Positives: I would say the best aspects of the course were the experiential learning opportunities, rather than the course itself. Deakin has great connections in the journalism field so I was able to get a range of on-the-job experiences (although one of these was not paid - this may ...

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Deakin provides a modern and innovative learning environment for students. However, some courses I was very excited to study were only available either online or at the other campus. Tutors are usually very hands on as a whole and can provide care and support when required

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March 2018
Year completed 2015

I studied Journalism and I didn't feel as though the course really got us NEWSROOM ready. It would have been great to have more real life touch points, so that we were prepared!

My advice to future students is: Seek to do your own internships while you're doing the course so you have hand to hand experience before you go o...

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