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Bachelor of Arts University of Adelaide

3.33 out of 5 from 3 reviews
Ranked #9 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Arts (BA) provides students with specialised and transferable skills that are highly sought after by employers.

The skills students will develop include those in effective communication and creative thinking, adaptability, problem solving and analysis, teamwork, research, and professional and ethical conduct.

The degree is designed to build a student's capacity for lifelong learning beyond graduation. Equipped with these skills, BA graduates consistently achieve positions of significance and influence in business, the community, and government and industry, and are ready to deal with different challenges and opportunities throughout their future careers in diverse workplaces.


Majors and minors are available in: Anthropology, Art History and Visual Culture, Asian Studies, Chinese Studies, Classics, Creative Writing, Criminology,...

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Linguist, Manager / Business Management, Parliamentary Member, Teacher, Administrative Assistant, Anthropologist, Market Researcher, Marketer / Marketing Manager,...

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Student Reviews

August 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: You learn to write well, and apply your thinking critically. Another positive aspect is the amount of research skills that you develop.

Being able to digest large amounts of information is practiced, and rewarded in assessments

Negatives: They don't teach you how to critically approach real life situations, o...

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March 2018
Year completed 2019

A pointless course we cover very little that has any relevance. It's just a good course to allow you to transfer over to other things.

My advice to future students is: Get a good atar so you can go straight into your course

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February 2018
Year completed 2021

Quite a broad course and jobs can be hard to find from it.

My advice to future students is: Try to study a course that is less common and job prospects are good.

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