ATAR cut-off
N/A
About ATARs
International entry requirement

Admission to our undergraduate degree programs usually requires successful completion of a senior secondary school qualification similar to the Higher School Certificate (HSC), the highest educational award in New South Wales schools.

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UAC code

482030
Newcastle

Start dates
  • Semester 1 - 27 Feb 2017
  • Semester 2 - 24 Jul 2017
Mode of delivery

Combination of Online and Face to Face

Duration

4 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 12 years maximum.

Location

Newcastle

Start dates
  • Semester 1 - 27 Feb 2017
  • Semester 2 - 24 Jul 2017
English language proficiency
  • IELTS overall minimum - 6.0
  • IELTS section minimum - 6.0

Find out more about IELTS.

Duration

4 years full-time.

Mode of delivery

Combination of Online and Face to Face

UON program code: 40124
CRICOS code: 095148E

Program handbook

Description

The Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (BArts/BIE) is a 320 unit Bachelor degree. Students must complete 190 units of core courses and the compulsory and/or directed courses from one major. The program is designed to provide students who wish to combine their knowledge, strengths and interests in arts, culture, heritage and humanities with innovative business and entrepreneurial skills in an original program of study.

You can choose a major and minor in the following areas (subject to change):

  • Ancient History & Classical Languages
  • Chinese (Minor only)
  • Creative & Performing Arts
  • Education
  • English & Writing
  • Film, Media & Cultural Studies
  • French Studies (Beginner Sequence)
  • French Studies (Intermediate Sequence)
  • Gender and Sexuality Studies (Minor only)
  • German
  • Global Indigenous Studies
  • History
  • Human Geography & the Environment
  • Information Technology (Minor only)
  • Japanese Studies (Beginner Sequence)
  • Japanese Studies (Intermediate Sequence)
  • Linguistics
  • Philosophy & Religion
  • Politics & International Relations
  • Psychology Studies
  • Sociology & Anthropology
  • Violence Studies (Minor only)
  • Writing Studies (Minor only)

Program learning outcomes

On successful completion of the program students will have:

  • the capacity to research, analyse, and apply knowledge from disciplinary and multidisciplinary perspectives.
  • a broad and coherent body of knowledge, with depth in the underlying principles and concepts in one or more disciplines as a basis for independent lifelong learning.
  • cognitive skills to review critically, analyse, consolidate and synthesise knowledge.
  • cognitive and technical skills to demonstrate a broad understanding of knowledge with depth in some areas.
  • cognitive and creative skills to exercise critical thinking and judgement in identifying and solving problems with intellectual independence.
  • communication skills to present a clear, coherent and independent exposition of knowledge and ideas.
  • demonstrated the application of knowledge and skills with initiative and judgement in planning, problem solving and decision making in professional practice and/or scholarship.
  • demonstrated the application of knowledge and skills to adapt knowledge and skills in diverse contexts
  • demonstrated the application of knowledge and skills with responsibility and accountability for own learning and professional practice and in collaboration with others within broad parameters.
  • the capacity for analytical thinking and/or for creative problem solving.
  • the ability to identify high-quality information and critically analyse it as a user, researcher and producer, with a focus on well-reasoned argumentation.
  • the ability to engage with a range of diverse perspectives from which knowledge, beliefs, and values are developed and maintained from the local to the global, regional, and global levels.
  • a demonstrated capacity to engage in teamwork, initiative, problem solving, ethical decision-making, and to manage projects.
  • the ability to communicate effectively, (a) orally and/or (b) in writing.
  • the ability to demonstrate knowledge of theory, models and concepts relevant to Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
  • the ability to display proficiency in the utilization of information and technology in business.
  • the ability to apply broad business skills that incorporate understanding of ethical, economic, regulatory and global perspectives.

Details

Information correct as at24th Aug 2017 1:40am
Program code40124
AQF level

Level 7 Bachelor Degree

Locations and UAC codes
Mode of delivery
  • Combination of Online and Face to Face
Duration
  • Australian students - 4 years full-time or part-time equivalent.
  • International students - 4 years full-time.
ATAR (2017)
LocationCut-offMedian

Find out more about ATARs

Recommended studiesMathematics for those anticipating studying Psychology Studies major. English Advanced or equivalent for all other major/s and/or minors.
Term typeSemesters
Fees
Managing faculty
  1. Faculty of Education and Arts
Contributing schools
  1. Newcastle Law School
  2. Newcastle Business School
  3. Wollotuka School of Aboriginal Studies
  4. School of Education
  5. School of Creative Industries
  6. School of Humanities and Social Science
  7. School of Electrical Engineering and Computing
  8. School of Psychology
  9. School of Environmental and Life Sciences
  10. School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Relevant University rules and policies
CRICOS Code095148E

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Admission information

Admission requirements

Admission to this program is available to Australian students, residents and international students.

Admission information for Australian students and residents is available here.

Admission information for international students is available here.

You may also be eligible to receive bonus points if you will be receiving an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR).  Check your eligibility here.

Minimum English language proficiency requirements

All Applicants must demonstrate that they meet the University’s English proficiency requirement. Further information regarding English language proficiency requirements can be found at the English Language Proficiency for Admission Policy here.


Credit transfer

If you wish to apply for credit for studies completed at another institution, or if you are changing programs within the University and wish to transfer your credit to the new program, visit the University's credit website and click on 'How to Apply for Credit'.


Academic requirements for program completion

Total units required

320 units

Program duration

4 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 12 years maximum.

International student visa holders who are studying the program on campus are required to enrol full time as per student visa requirements.

Program requirements

This program requires the successful completion of 320 units. Students must complete one of the following pathways:

  1. Single Major pathway A - 160 units Core BIE courses, 30 units Core BA courses, one (1) 80 units BA major, 40 units BA minor and 10 units electives; OR
  2. Single Major pathway B - 160 units Core BIE courses, 30 units Core BA courses, one (1) 80 units BA major and 50 units electives.

Students must only complete courses that form part of the program.

Major (excluding the Education Major)

A major must comprise of 80 units of compulsory and or directed courses from one area as follows:·        

  • A minimum of 10 units at 1000 level. French Studies (Intermediate Sequence) and Japanese Studies (Intermediate Sequence) are excluded from this rule.
  • A minimum of 40 units at 3000 level

Education Major

This major must comprise of 80 units of directed courses as follows:

  • A minimum of 10 units at 1000 level       
  • A minimum of 40 units selected from the 3000 and 4000 level courses

Minor

A minor must comprise of 40 units of compulsory and or directed courses from one area as follows:

  • A minimum of 10 units at 1000 level       
  • At least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level

All students, please note:

  1. Each course can only be counted once towards a major/minor or elective
  2. When you have successfully completed your program, your transcript and testamur will specify completed major/s but will not specify completed minors
  3. Full-time enrolment (80 units per year) will enable program completion in 4 yrs. Students may enrol in less per year but completion will take proportionately longer.

Psychology Studies Major/Minor

The Psychology major/minor is for students with a general interest in Psychology. Since 2012 it has not been accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC).

Languages

Students who already possess knowledge of the French language (eg HSC Continuers or equivalent) are advised to consult with the French Studies Discipline Convenor BEFORE enrolling into the French Studies (Intermediate Sequence).

Students who already possess knowledge of the Japanese language (eg HSC Continuers or equivalent) are advised to consult with the Japanese Studies Discipline Convenor BEFORE enrolling into the Japanese Studies (Intermediate Sequence).


Program plans

Download a program plan for further details on what you will study. Please refer to the program plan for the year that you commenced or transitioned into this program.


Program structure

Students are advised to read their program handbook information in conjunction with the program plans for course sequence/enrolment advice. Please refer to the Program Plan for the year that you commenced, or transitioned into, this program - Program Plans are available above.

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Core Courses

Complete the following core courses to fulfil the requirements of this program.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ACFI1001Accounting for Decision Makers
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ACFI1003Introduction to Finance
  • Summer 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 2 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ECON1001Microeconomics for Business Decisions
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Summer 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
HASS1000BA FuturesNot currently offered10 units
LEGL1001Foundations of Law
  • Summer 3 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 2 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
MKTG1001Foundations of Marketing
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
10 units
MNGT1001Introduction to Management
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Trimester 2 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MNGT1002Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Trimester 2 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
STAT1060Business Decision Making
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
10 units
HASS2000BA PracticeNot currently offered10 units
MNGT2002Business Venturing
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
MNGT2003Entrepreneurial and Innovation Diversity
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
MNGT2004Managing Innovation
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
MNGT2005Leadership and Ethics
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
HASS3000BA ProjectNot currently offered10 units
MNGT3006Entrepreneurial Strategy
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
20 units
MNGT3007Social Entrepreneurship
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
MNGT3008Advanced Innovation Management
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Electives

Electives

Complete 50 units of electives to fulfil the requirements of the program. Electives can be used to extend and complement your core studies with more courses in the same field of study, or from areas that might be of interest to you. Electives can be chosen from all courses available at the University that do not have any other conditions (such as a course requisite) applied to them.

50 units
Electives

Complete 10 units of electives to fulfil the requirements of the program. Electives can be used to extend and complement your core studies with more courses in the same field of study, or from areas that might be of interest to you. Electives can be chosen from all courses available at the University that do not have any other conditions (such as a course requisite) applied to them.

10 units

Global Indigenous Studies

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ABOR1110Introduction to Aboriginal Studies
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR1370Working with Aboriginal Communities
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR1390Australian Aborigines and Human Rights
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR1420Communicating with Aboriginal People Across Genres
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
HUMA1100Aboriginal Languages: New ApproachesNot currently offered10 units
ABOR2241Aboriginal Political Protest
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ABOR2242Aboriginal Labour: Past and PresentNot currently offered10 units
ABOR2243Indigenous People, Global Warming and the Environment
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR2244Reconciling Australia's Colonial Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR2245Aboriginal People and Law
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR2330Traditional Aboriginal Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR2440Aboriginal Health Past and Present
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR2450Aboriginal Health Practices
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR3024Aboriginal Community Development and Advocacy
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR3080Indigenous Research
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
20 units
ABOR3251International Indigenous Comparative Studies
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR3380Human Rights and the World's Indigenous Communities
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR3440Indigenous Health Around the World
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ABOR3450Health Equity for Indigenous Australians Closing the GapNot currently offered10 units
ABOR3500Aboriginal Education, Policies and Issues
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Port Macquarie)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3045Indigenous Australia in Literature: Listenin' Up
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Ancient History and Classical Languages

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
AHIS1000Ancient Greece
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
AHIS1020Rome, to the GracchiNot currently offered10 units
AHIS1040War in the Ancient World
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS1060Rome: A Survey of History and ArchaeologyNot currently offered10 units
AHIS1070Classical Literature: An IntroductionNot currently offered10 units
GREK1010Elementary Greek:INot currently offered10 units
LATN1000Introduction to Classical GrammarNot currently offered10 units
LATN1010Elementary Latin:1
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
AHIS2000The Augustan Age: Politics, Society and Literature
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2051Athens and EmpireNot currently offered10 units
AHIS2110Sparta
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2370Ancient Cultures: The Art of Magic
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2500Myths of the Ancient Greek WorldNot currently offered10 units
AHIS2600Women in Ancient LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
AHIS2800Ancient Built Environment
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2900Overseas study experience
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GREK2501Intermediate Greek INot currently offered10 units
GREK2502Intermediate Greek IINot currently offered10 units
LATN2501Intermediate Latin I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
LATN2502Intermediate Latin II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
AHIS3000The Ancient Historians
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
AHIS3001Late Roman Republic Age of Civil Crises
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
AHIS3130Roman Britain and Anglo-Saxon EnglandNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3140Philip II and Alexander the Great
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
AHIS3220Early Roman Empire: from AD 14 to 68Not currently offered20 units
AHIS3310Greek and Roman EpicNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3330Greek TragedyNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3500Sport and Spectacle in AntiquityNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3510Greek Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS3520Roman SocietyNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3530Greek Art: Bronze Age to the Classical PeriodNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3540Etruscan and Roman ArtNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3550Greek and Roman MythologyNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3663Myth and FairytaleNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3670The Ancient World on FilmNot currently offered20 units
GREK3520Advanced Greek ANot currently offered20 units
GREK3530Advanced Greek BNot currently offered20 units
LATN3520Advanced Latin ANot currently offered20 units
LATN3530Advanced Latin B
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
LATN3540Advanced Latin C
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
LATN3550Advanced Latin DNot currently offered20 units

Creative and Performing Arts

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfil the requirements of this major. For a minor, complete only the 1000 and 2000 level courses listed below.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
CAPA1001Creative and Performing Arts 1
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA2001Creative and Performing Arts 2
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
CAPA3001Creative and Performing Arts 3
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
CAPA3002Creative and Performing Arts 4
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 40 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 20 units at 3000 level). Choose 20 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of at least 10 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
CAPA1020Introduction to Drama and Performance
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
CAPA1700Acting 1Not currently offered10 units
CAPA2210Performance HistoriesNot currently offered10 units
CAPA2410Australian Theatre and Performance
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA2710Acting 2
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA3310Performance and Contemporary Culture 1Not currently offered10 units
CAPA3820Writing for Performance 1
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA3850Acting 3
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA3860Writing for Performance 2Not currently offered10 units
CAPA3900Performance Exercise
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units

Education

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units selected from the 3000 or 4000 level courses). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000, 3000 or 4000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
EDUC1001Educational PhilosophyNot currently offered10 units
EDUC2081Creativity in practice: drama pedagogies for imaginative learningNot currently offered10 units
EDUC2102Educational Psychology: Learners and the Learning Process
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Port Macquarie)
10 units
EDUC2103Schooling, Identity and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Port Macquarie)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
EDUC2143Specialist Studies in Languages 1
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
EDUC2200The Future of Teaching and LearningNot currently offered10 units
EDUC2900Embodiment and EducationNot currently offered10 units
AART3130Museology
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
EDUC3800Intercultural Understanding for Educators
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Port Macquarie)
  • Summer 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Summer 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
EDUC4800Education in Global Perspective: Issues for Australian teachers
  • Summer 3 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
EDUC4803Contemporary Literacies and Visual Pedagogies for Classrooms
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
EDUC4809Historical Consciousness, Public Memory, and Nation Building
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

English and Writing

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfil the requirements of this major. For a minor, complete only the 1000 and 2000 level courses listed below.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ENGL1000Reading English Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ENGL2000Key Concepts of Literary Studies
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3000Advanced Studies in English and Writing
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
20 units
Directed Courses

Choose 40 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 20 units at 3000 level). Choose 20 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of at least 10 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ENGL1040Australian Popular Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL1090Critical Reading and Writing
  • Summer 3 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL1101Classics of World LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL1201Creative Writing: Introduction
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL1650Fiction, Drama, Film: An Introduction
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2002Renaissance LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2003The Rise of the NovelNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2004Romantic LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2005Victorian LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2006Modernist Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2007Contemporary LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2008Modern American LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2009Contemporary Australian LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2011Children's Literature
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ENGL2101Creative Writing: The Art of Short Fiction
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2102Creative Writing: Creative Non-fiction
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3001True StoriesNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3006Writing the SelfNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3008Shakespeare on Film
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3012Detective Fiction
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3013Women's WritingNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3016Modern Asian LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3017Single Author StudyNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3021Topics in Renaissance LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3045Indigenous Australia in Literature: Listenin' Up
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3101Modern World LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3301Creative Writing: Poetry and Poetics
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL3302Creative Writing: The Art of the Novel
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3401Principles of Editing and Publishing
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL3430Post-Colonial LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3656Issues in Speculative FictionNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3664Children's Fantasy LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3700Novel into FilmNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3999Contemporary Australian PoetryNot currently offered10 units

Film, Media and Cultural Studies

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
FMCS1000Film, Media, Culture
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FMCS1100Communication and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FMCS1200Film and Television Studies
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
CMNS2600Audience Studies
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
FMCS2000Media Structures and Practices
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FMCS2100Music and Culture
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FMCS2200Popular Culture and Society
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
FMCS2201Television Texts and ContextsNot currently offered10 units
FMCS2300Cinema of the AmericasNot currently offered10 units
FMCS2301European Cinema in Context: Transforming Images, States, HistoriesNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2081New Media and SocietyNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3000Perspectives on Film, Media and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
FMCS3100Digital Culture
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FMCS3110Social Media and Network Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FMCS3600Documentary Cinema
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
FMCS3700Global Cinematic Cultures: Local, National, TransnationalNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3701Contemporary World CinemaNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3900Screening Sex and GenderNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3901Queer Film and TelevisionNot currently offered10 units

French Studies (Beginner Sequence)

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
FREN1100Elementary French 1
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN1200Elementary French 2
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN2610French At Intermediate Level I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN2620French At Intermediate Level II
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN3610French At Advanced Level I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
FREN3620French At Advanced Level II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
FREN3701Extended French
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN3702Extended French 2: Translation
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN3800Paris at Dawn: The Rise of ModernityNot currently offered10 units
FREN3801Paris at Midnight: The Culture of the Left BankNot currently offered10 units

French Studies (Intermediate Sequence)

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
FREN2610French At Intermediate Level I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN2620French At Intermediate Level II
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN3610French At Advanced Level I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
FREN3620French At Advanced Level II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
FREN3701Extended French
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN3702Extended French 2: Translation
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
FREN3800Paris at Dawn: The Rise of ModernityNot currently offered10 units
FREN3801Paris at Midnight: The Culture of the Left BankNot currently offered10 units

Human Geography and the Environment

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfil the requirements of this major. For a minor, complete only the 1000 and 2000 level courses listed below.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
GEOG1020Introduction to Human Geography
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG2080Cities and Regions
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENVS3006Sustainability: Theory and Practice
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG3090Society and Space
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 40 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 20 units at 3000 level). Choose 20 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of at least 10 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ENVS1003Environmental Values and Ethics
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS1004Social Development & the Environment
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG1030Global Poverty and Development
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENVS2002Environmental Legislation & Planning
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS2008The Sustainable Society
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG2130Geographies of Development
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA2065Environment and Society
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
ENVS3001Integrated Impact Assessment
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
GEOG3240Globalisation:Cities, Economies
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG3300Rethinking Development
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG3330Work Integrated Learning in Development Studies and Human Geography
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units

German

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
GRMN1501German Language 1A Elementary
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN1502German Language 1B Elementary
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN2501German Language 2A Intermediate German
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN2502German Language 2B Intermediate
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3501German Language 3A Professional
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3502German Language 3B Advanced
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3503German Language 3C
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3504German Language 3D
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units

History

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
HIST1001Europe and the World
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
HIST1002The United States from Civil War to Superpower
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST1051The Australian Experience
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Port Macquarie)
10 units
HIST1052Australia and the WorldNot currently offered10 units
HIST2002Reading the Past
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
HIST2005MillenniumNot currently offered10 units
HIST2006Australian Underworlds: Histories of Crime in Australia
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
HIST2025Contact Zones in Colonial HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST2031History, War, and FilmNot currently offered10 units
HIST2051History and HeritageNot currently offered10 units
HIST2055Political Violence in Twentieth Century EuropeNot currently offered10 units
HIST2065A Sunburnt Country: Australian Environmental HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST2150Medieval and Renaissance EuropeNot currently offered10 units
HIST2210Australian Foreign Relations: Australia and Asia
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2461Europe from Renaissance to Revolution, 1450-1800Not currently offered10 units
HIST2650War and Australian Society
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2668Reading and Writing Australian BiographyNot currently offered10 units
HIST2672Israel and the Middle East: Roots of the current conflict
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
HIST3001Directed Reading and ResearchNot currently offered10 units
HIST3003History Workshop
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
20 units
HIST3006The History of Violence
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST3052Australia and the South PacificNot currently offered10 units
HIST3053Reel HistoryNot currently offered20 units
HIST3055Australian Cities in ContextNot currently offered20 units
HIST3151The African American Experience from Martin Luther King to Barack Obama
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
HIST3200Foreign Relations:Australia and the Great PowersNot currently offered20 units
HIST3220Issues in Australian HistoryNot currently offered20 units
HIST3242Growing Up in Australia
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
HIST3455The Russian RevolutionNot currently offered20 units
HIST3581Sex and Scandal in HistoryNot currently offered20 units
HIST3600Women's HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST3620Aboriginal-Colonial Relationships in Australian History: Maps and DreamsNot currently offered20 units
HIST3640Fascism, War and Genocide, 1900-1945Not currently offered20 units

Japanese Studies (Beginner Sequence)

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
JAPN1110Elementary Japanese 1
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
JAPN1120Elementary Japanese 2
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
JAPN2111Intermediate Japanese 1
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN2112Intermediate Japanese 2
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN2410Japanese Society and The World
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
JAPN2420Japanese Culture and Identity
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
JAPN2501Japanese in Context INot currently offered10 units
JAPN2502Japanese in Context IINot currently offered10 units
JAPN3101Advanced Integrated Japanese I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN3102Advanced Integrated Japanese II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN3103Japanese Society in TransitionNot currently offered10 units
JAPN3110Advanced Spoken Japanese I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN3120Advanced Spoken Japanese II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN3210Advanced Written Japanese INot currently offered10 units
JAPN3220Advanced Written Japanese IINot currently offered10 units
JAPN3702Contemporary Japanese LiteratureNot currently offered10 units

Japanese Studies (Intermediate Sequence)

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
JAPN2111Intermediate Japanese 1
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN2112Intermediate Japanese 2
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN2410Japanese Society and The World
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
JAPN2420Japanese Culture and Identity
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
JAPN3102Advanced Integrated Japanese II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN3103Japanese Society in TransitionNot currently offered10 units
JAPN3110Advanced Spoken Japanese I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN3120Advanced Spoken Japanese II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN3702Contemporary Japanese LiteratureNot currently offered10 units

Linguistics

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level). Choose 40 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
LING1111Introduction to Linguistics 1
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
LING1112Introduction to Linguistics 2
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2000Language and SocietyNot currently offered10 units
LING2001Languages of Australia and the Pacific
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2006Phonetics
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2501Cross-cultural Communication
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2502Issues of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2503Language and IdentityNot currently offered10 units
LING3002Syntax
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3008Introduction to Phonology and Morphology
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3110Language and Cognition
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING31202nd Language Acquisition
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (GradSchool)
10 units
LING3200Speech and Language Disorders
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
LING3280Language in EducationNot currently offered10 units
LING3310Language and Meaning
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3350Structure of English
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units

Philosophy and Religion

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfil the requirements of this major. For a minor, complete only the 1000 and 2000 level courses listed below.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
PHIL1010The World's Great Thinkers, I: Ancient to Early ModernNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2010The World's Great Thinkers, II: Modern to ContemporaryNot currently offered10 units
PHIL3010Debating the Big IdeasNot currently offered20 units
Directed Courses

Choose 40 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 20 units at 3000 level). Choose 20 units from the list for a minor (a minimum of at least 10 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
PHIL1020Introduction to Philosophy A
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
PHIL1030Introduction to Philosophy B
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
PHIL1040World ReligionsNot currently offered10 units
PHIL1041Introduction to the Study of ReligionNot currently offered10 units
PHIL1042Religion in FilmNot currently offered10 units
PHIL1060Intro to Philosophy of Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
PHIL1080Understanding Western Civilisation
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
PHIL2021Reality and KnowledgeNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2030Philosophy of ReligionNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2040Comparative Religion: Judaism, Christianity and IslamNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2041Religion in Political ThoughtNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2120Philosophy, Film and LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2140Chinese PhilosophyNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2400Political PhilosophyNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2420Critical Thinking
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
PHIL2470The Good Life and PhilosophyNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2830Applied Ethics
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
PHIL2920Philosophy and the Digital GenerationNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2700Gender, Religion and Power
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
PHIL3011EpistemologyNot currently offered10 units
PHIL3020MetaphysicsNot currently offered20 units
PHIL3035Philosophy of Eastern ReligionNot currently offered10 units
PHIL3040Modern Religious ThoughtNot currently offered10 units
PHIL3041Religion in the Secular WorldNot currently offered10 units
PHIL3060Ethics and the SelfNot currently offered10 units
PHIL3070Scientific Knowledge and Scientific Method
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
PHIL3460Philosophy and Human Relationships
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
PHIL3580Ethical Issues
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
PHIL3822Enlightenment and its DiscontentsNot currently offered10 units
PHIL3851Power and SubjectivityNot currently offered10 units
PHIL3910Ethics, Technology and Engineering
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
10 units
PHIL3930Human Values and Commercial Practice
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA3902Religion and Politics in Contemporary Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Politics and International Relations

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfil the requirements of this major. For a minor, complete only the 1000 and 2000 level courses listed below.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
POLI1010Australian Politics and Government
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI1020Introduction to Politics
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
POLI2001Ideas in Political Science
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3002Power and the State
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3150Foundations of International Relations
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 30 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 20 units at 3000 level). Choose 10 units from the list for a minor (at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
HIST2210Australian Foreign Relations: Australia and Asia
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
PHIL2400Political PhilosophyNot currently offered10 units
POLI2050Political Theory and Social ChangeNot currently offered10 units
POLI2120Challenging Political Discourses
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2130Principles of Public PolicyNot currently offered10 units
POLI2140The Politics of Globalisation
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2160Global Power and World OrderNot currently offered10 units
POLI2170Regime Change and Altered StatesNot currently offered10 units
POLI2180Politics, Policy and Government
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2190United States Politics and International Relations
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2200The Global Politics of Indigenous PeopleNot currently offered10 units
POLI2202Global Terrorism: Politics and Problems
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
HIST3200Foreign Relations:Australia and the Great PowersNot currently offered20 units
POLI3001Organisations, Politics and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3050Political Theory and Social ChangeNot currently offered10 units
POLI3130Principles of Public PolicyNot currently offered10 units
POLI3140The Politics of Globalisation
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3160Global Power and World OrderNot currently offered10 units
POLI3170Regime Change and Altered StatesNot currently offered10 units
POLI3180Politics, Policy and Government
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3190United States Politics and International Relations
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3201Politics of Genocide: A Global ComparisonNot currently offered10 units
SPSW3358Globalisation and Comparative Public PolicyNot currently offered10 units

Psychology Studies

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfil the requirements of this major. For a minor, complete only the 1000 and 2000 level courses listed below.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
PSYC1010Psychology Introduction 1
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Distance)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
PSYC1020Psychology Introduction 2
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC2500Introduction to Abnormal Behaviour
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3500Advanced Health Psychology
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3700Advanced Developmental Psychology and Developmental Psychopathology
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 30 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 20 units at 3000 level). Choose 10 units from the list for a minor (at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
PSYC2300Cognitive Psychology
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC2400Biological Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC2600Personality and Social Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
STAT2000Applied Statistics and Research Methods
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3000Advanced Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3001Advanced Psychological Measurement
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3300Advanced Cognitive Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3301Advanced Perception and Learning in Psychology
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3400Advanced Biological PsychologyNot currently offered10 units
PSYC3600Advanced Social and Organisational Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Sociology and Anthropology

Compulsory Courses

Complete the following compulsory courses to fulfil the requirements of this major. For a minor, complete only the 1000 and 2000 level courses listed below.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
SOCA1010Society and Culture: A Sociological Introduction
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA1020Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
SOCS2200Social Analysis: Key Perspectives in the Social Sciences
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA3750Investigating the Social: Contemporary Approaches
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
20 units
SOCS3200Applied Social Research Proj
  • Summer 3 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 20 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 3000 level). Choose 10 units from the list for a minor (at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
SOCA2065Environment and Society
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
SOCA2081New Media and SocietyNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2325Cultural Worlds of Health and Illness
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
SOCA2400Globalisation, Social Justice and Development
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA2700Gender, Religion and Power
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
SOCS2100Organisational Management and Social Behaviour
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2300Ethical Debates in the Social Sciences
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2400Applied Social Research
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA3089Sociology of Death and Dying
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast Online)
10 units
SOCA3095Economic Sociology - A Case Study ApproachNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3178Health, Illness and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast Online)
10 units
SOCA3220Youth Culture and Risk
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
SOCA3230Identity and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA3240Violence and Social OrderNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3290People's Power: Social Movements and Community ActivismNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3315Bodies in Cultural PerspectiveNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3350The Sociology of Food
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
SOCA3351Social Policy and Social JusticeNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3360Social and Cultural Deviance in the CityNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3370Madness and SocietyNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3630Drugs in CultureNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3666Consumption and Everyday LifeNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3850Indigenous People of the Contemporary WorldNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3902Religion and Politics in Contemporary Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS3100Policy Development, Program Management and Evaluation
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Chinese Minor

Directed Courses

To fulfil the course requirements for this minor, complete 40 units from the courses listed below (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
CHIN1110Elementary Chinese I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN1120Elementary Chinese II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN2301Intermediate Comprehensive Chinese I
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN2302Intermediate Comprehensive Chinese II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN2500Practical Business ChineseNot currently offered10 units

Gender and Sexuality Studies Minor

Directed Courses

To fulfil the course requirements for this minor, complete 40 units from the courses listed below (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ENGL1040Australian Popular Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2600Women in Ancient LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2700Gender, Religion and Power
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
AHIS3560Sexuality in AntiquityNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3013Women's WritingNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3900Screening Sex and GenderNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3901Queer Film and TelevisionNot currently offered10 units
HIST3242Growing Up in Australia
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
HIST3581Sex and Scandal in HistoryNot currently offered20 units
HIST3600Women's HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST3620Aboriginal-Colonial Relationships in Australian History: Maps and DreamsNot currently offered20 units
SOCA3230Identity and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Information Technology Minor

Directed Courses

To fulfil the course requirements for this minor, complete 40 units from the courses listed below (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
INFT1004Introduction to Programming
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
INFT1040Databases and Information ManagementNot currently offered10 units
INFT2031Systems & Network Administration
  • Trimester 2 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
INFT2150Business Analysis
  • Trimester 2 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Violence Studies Minor

Directed Courses

To fulfil the course requirements for this minor, complete 40 units from the courses listed below (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
AHIS1040War in the Ancient World
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA1050Youth, Health and Crime: A Sociological Introduction
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ABOR2244Reconciling Australia's Colonial Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
HIST2055Political Violence in Twentieth Century EuropeNot currently offered10 units
HIST2650War and Australian Society
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2672Israel and the Middle East: Roots of the current conflict
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan Online)
10 units
POLI2202Global Terrorism: Politics and Problems
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
SOCA2050Alcohol and other Drugs in Sociological PerspectiveNot currently offered10 units
HIST3006The History of Violence
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST3455The Russian RevolutionNot currently offered20 units
HIST3581Sex and Scandal in HistoryNot currently offered20 units
HIST3640Fascism, War and Genocide, 1900-1945Not currently offered20 units
SOCA3360Social and Cultural Deviance in the CityNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3850Indigenous People of the Contemporary WorldNot currently offered10 units
SPSW3402Child Protection and Child Welfare: Theory and PracticeNot currently offered10 units
SPSW3404Juvenile Justice
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SPSW3411Gendered Violence: Theory and PracticeNot currently offered10 units

Writing Studies Minor

Directed Courses

To fulfil the course requirements for this minor, complete 40 units from the courses listed below (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
CMNS1090Introduction to Professional Writing
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
10 units
ENGL1201Creative Writing: Introduction
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2101Creative Writing: The Art of Short Fiction
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2102Creative Writing: Creative Non-fiction
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Suggested electives

Electives can be chosen from all courses available at the University that do not have any other conditions (such as a course requisite) applied to them. However, the Faculty suggests the following course options that may complement your program or major.

A full list of courses that are available to study as an elective can be found in the course handbook.

CodeTitleUnits
ENGL3401Principles of Editing and Publishing10 units
FMCS1100Communication and Culture10 units
FMCS3100Digital Culture10 units
FREN3800Paris at Dawn: The Rise of Modernity10 units
FREN3801Paris at Midnight: The Culture of the Left Bank10 units
HIST1002The United States from Civil War to Superpower10 units
HUMA2000BA Placement10 units
PHIL1080Understanding Western Civilisation10 units
SOCA2065Environment and Society10 units
SOCA3230Identity and Culture10 units
STAT1070Statistics for the Sciences

Strongly suggested for students undertaking a Psychology Studies major.

10 units

Honours

Students who perform well during the Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship degree with a credit average (GPA of 5.0) or greater, may apply to undertake a further year of full-time (or equivalent part-time) study to obtain an Honours degree and further develop their specific areas of interest.


Additional information

All students can access additional learning development mechanisms provided by the Centre for Teaching and Learning.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students can draw on the assistance and support provided by the Indigenous Student Support and Development service through The Wollotuka Institute.


International students

All International Students enrolled in the program will be provided with an orientation to familiarise them with the rules, expectations, facilities and services offered by the University. Please visit our International Students website to find out more about the support services available to international students.


Special needs

AccessAbility provides advice and reasonable adjustments to Students with a medical or health condition or disability. If you require adjustments to undertake your program,  contact the Student Support Advisors - AccessAbility  before semester or early in the semester. They will work with the Faculty or School to ensure that this happens in a timely manner.

Please note: All students must fulfil the inherent requirements of the programs and courses they are undertaking. While reasonable adjustments can be made, these adjustments cannot compromise academic integrity. It is the student's responsibility to check all the requirements of courses, and consider the effects of any medical condition or disability on their ability to complete course requirements. More information is available online