Minimum duration: 3 years full-time or equivalent part-time. (The course may be completed in accelerated mode in 2.5 years at all campuses where Arts is offered. The accelerated offering requires students to enrol in relevant specified units during non-standard study periods)
Course available at:
Sydney (Strathfield), NSW* * Politics is taught at North Sydney
EFTSL value of units: All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.
To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites at year 12, or equivalent:
New South Wales
Assumed knowledge: 2 units of English (any) (Band 3), Mathematics (other than Mathematics General 2) for study in Mathematics (Band 3)
Prerequisites: English (4, SA).
Prerequisites: Units 3 and 4 a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English.
Assumed knowledge: Mathematical Methods Units 3 and 4 for study in Mathematics.
*Disclaimer: The Course entry requirements above are for 2020 Admission. Refer to your relevant Tertiary Admission Centre website for future years' entry requirements.
'Major': 80 cp in prescribed units in one discipline or approved interdisciplinary area, normally including at least 10 cp at introductory level, at least 40 cp at 200-level and at least 20 cp from 300-level.
'Minor': 40 cp in prescribed units in one discipline or approved interdisciplinary area, normally including at least 10 cp at introductory level and at least 20 cp at advanced level.
3. Requirements for Completion
3.1 To qualify for the degree, a student must complete:
240 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:
160 cp from:
2 Arts Majors; or
1 Arts Major and 2 Arts Minors;
10 cp from BA Degree Capstone units: HUMA330 Community Engagement: Placement or HUMA331 Big Ideas: Social Enterprise and Innovation;
Students are required to follow the pattern of unit enrolment set out in the relevant Course Enrolment Guide, unless otherwise approved by the Course Coordinator. In all aspects of progress through the course, students will be advised by the Course Coordinator.
3.2 A student may, with the approval of the Course Coordinator, undertake cross-institutional study in order to satisfy the requirements, in whole or in part, of:
a Major or a Minor in a language other than English; and/or
a Major in any discipline, where the student has completed a Minor in that discipline at this University.
4. Progression Requirements
Unless otherwise specified, students must complete a unit or units at an introductory level (100-level) in an approved sequence before undertaking advanced level units (200 or 300-level) in that sequence. Any additional prerequisites for individual units are shown in brackets after the unit in the Schedule of Unit Offerings. In all aspects of the progress through the course, students will be advised by the Course Coordinator and bound by decisions of the School Committee.
5. Exit Point
Students who have met the requirements of the Diploma in Liberal Arts can exit with this award.
UNCC100 Self and Community: Exploring the anatomy of modern society or PHIL102 Theories of Human Nature or PHIL104 Introduction to Ethics (P); UNCC301 Humanity in Catholic History and Culture, UNCC302
Human Dignity in International Context (I)
A student may undertake units, other than those required for the selected Major, listed in the Schedule of Unit Offerings or from other disciplines within the Faculty of Education and Arts (subject to availability, unit limitations and provided that prerequisite and co-requisite requirements are met).