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Bachelor of Arts UNSW Sydney

4.0 out of 5 from 4 reviews
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Our Bachelor of Arts (BA) is your licence to explore. The flexibility of this degree allows you to shape your program around your interests and career aspirations. Through your BA you will develop a broad range of highly transferable skills and in-depth knowledge in your chosen areas of study. The BA provides the tools you need to think critically, communicate effectively, and conduct independent research.


Asian Studies
Chinese Studies
Creative Writing
Development Studies
Economics (Business)
Environmental Humanities

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You will develop sought-after skills suited to a wide range of careers. These skills include critical and creative problem solving, persuasive communication and...

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Additional Information

Vocational placements
As a student in Arts & Social Sciences you have the option to enrol in a degree credit internship course.

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August 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: As I was an Asian Studies student with Chinese background, it is interesting and insightful to have an opportunity sitting in courses studying Asian cultures/histories/politics etc in a “Westerner’s” point of view (most of the learning materials are written by Europeans/Americans/Australians), it gave me a brand ne...

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July 2018
Year completed 2008

Positives: expanded on my knowledge of history and allowed me to develop certain skills.

Negatives: I felt like it took quite a long time to pay off and didn't generally really help me career wise

My advice to future students is: Really research if this course could be used to advance your future career or cater your su...

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July 2018
Year completed 2013

Positives: The university course allowed for a lot of flexibility with my studies. Due to the wide range of subjects on offer I was able to adapt my course to my schedule and work around it. I was also allowed a lot of flexibility in what kind of classes I could choose and found that I learnt a lot about the world in such a s...

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: My course helps me to become vast in teaching, it boost my self confidence and my ability to stand in front of the crowd, as a result of effective teaching practices

Negatives: No negatives

My advice to future students is: Face your studies, graduate with flying colours and every other thing shall be added un...

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