Arts courses

4.23 out of 5 from 13 reviews
Bachelor Degree
Brisbane
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Arts allows you to develop valuable skills and knowledge – written communication, problem-solving, critical thinking and interpersonal understanding – that can lead to success in many different jobs, careers and life situations.

With one of the most comprehensive course offerings in Australia, UQ's Bachelor of Arts provides key practical skills and interdisciplinary knowledge to allow you to think creatively, communicate effectively and examine the world around you.

This program allows you to choose from over 40 study areas across the humanities, social sciences and languages, giving you the opportunity to study the subjects you love.

Structure your program into two single majors; or an extended major and a minor; or one single major and two minors. Any major can also be studied as a minor.

Majors

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
Ancient History
Ancient History/History
Anthropology
Archaeology
Art History
Chinese
Chinese Translation and...

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Additional Information

Combine your Bachelor of Arts with 14 other undergraduate degrees including Law, Engineering, Science or Business, enabling you to complete two deg...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Arts University of Queensland - UQ based on 13 reviews
Rating
4.23
Job prospects
3.85
Teachers
4.15
Course work
3.85
Time worthy
4.38
Money Worthy
4.38



Student Reviews

August 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: There is alot of room for critical reflection of the teachings. The teachings range widely but generally and very well informed in what they are teaching. Teachers are often able to help very extensively and there is a plethora of extra teachings, tutors, and general help you can receive as they encourage you to ac...

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July 2018
Year completed 2019

I'm majoring in Peace and Conflict Studies and minoring in Gender Studies

Positives: This course is great for a number of reasons! One is that it allows you to try out heaps of different fields! In my first year of study I did subjects ranging from Biology to the Study of the Supernatural! I have also been given a lot of g...

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July 2018
Year completed 2012

I majored in Political Science.

Positives: Positives - The course was taught by researchers who were very knowledgeable and at the top of their field. The university was supportive and the course structure was easy to follow. The classrooms and infrastructure of the campus was of a high standard. The university has prestig...

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July 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: Very in-depth knowledge, good supportive environment and great opportunities for future and current students

Negatives: The price of the course

My advice to future students is: To do a course that you know you will love and are interested in, it will make everything so worth it

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April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: There are a lot of courses to choose from which will suit anyone

Negatives: It gets a little lonely

My advice to future students is: Be organised! Keep a schedule, give yourself time to do things. Also treat yourself to doing nothing every once and a while

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April 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: Very flexible course, allows for a lot of subject selection and large variation

Negatives: some of my lectures run late

My advice to future students is: Focus hard and stay on top of your work

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April 2018
Year completed 2008

Once you have selected a major (or 2), the departments are very supportive. But I did feel that I needed to foster a particular relationship with a particular lecturer to get the best advice and support.

I found that there were a lot of lecturers from other disciplines involved in teaching my discipline. Also, there are a ...

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April 2018
Year completed 2019

I’m majoring in history and drama, I feel as though this course has taught me to be more critical in my thinking, and encouraged me to be creative in my ideas.

I would say that an overall negative would be the actual assessment, most of my assessment pieces are vague, leaving room for error as they are more open to interp...

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March 2018
Year completed 2021

I really like the subject choice. That’s why I went to UQ; there are so many options and there is a subject for every single interest of mine, which I love.

There is nothing negative about the course.

My advice to future students is: Make sure you come to campus early to find where all of your classes are. It will save...

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February 2018
Year completed 2019

Pros - There's a wide selection of classes to study and choose. Its pretty flexible the campus is really nice.

Cons - There's not much support from mentors or people guiding you in your academic career, especially in your first few years. You're rarely with the same people in different classes and your assessment pieces a...

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