Bachelor of Arts

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Aboriginal Studies

Bachelor of Arts graduates majoring in Aboriginal Studies will have the skills, abilities and knowledge sought after by a broad range of employers. On completion of the degree, graduates can expect to have developed:

  • An in-depth understanding of at least one specialist area in the Bachelor of Arts
  • The capacity for analytical thinking and for creative problem solving
  • Information literacy: skills in locating, evaluating and using relevant information
  • Effective and appropriate communication skills, written and oral, across a range of forms
  • Ethical sensitivity, including an awareness of ethical issues and standards within disciplines
  • Intercultural awareness: a respect for and understanding of cultures other than one's own

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates with a major in Aboriginal Studies. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.

Ancient History and Classical Languages

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates of a Ancient History and Classical Languages major. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.

Creative and Performing Arts

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates of a Creative and Performing Arts major. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.

Drama

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs for the Drama major. Some of these jobs will depend upon the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, and the combination of other majors and electives studied, for example some may require further study.   

English and Creative Writing

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Film, Media & Cultural Studies

Those completing their major in Film, Media and Cultural Studies will have the skills, abilities and knowledge sought after by a broad range of employers. On completion of the degree, graduates can expect:

  • Advanced social research skills: In-depth knowledge and skills in the design and conduct of social research, including the capacity to collect, organize, critically assess, and present information in written and oral forms.
  • Specialist Social Science knowledge: Comprehensive knowledge of one or more specialist areas in the Social Sciences.
  • Critical thought and informed decision-making: The ability to structure and present logical arguments, critically analyse material and opinions, and make informed decisions.
  • Effective management and teamwork skills: The ability to work autonomously and collaboratively, including effective leadership skills, teamwork, organisational and program management capabilities.
  • High-level communication, interpersonal and presentation skills: Advanced level of written, oral, and interpersonal skills, including the effective use of information and communication technologies.
  • Ethical and socio-cultural sensitivity: An understanding of ethical issues, standards, and public responsibility in relation to professional practice. An appreciation of cultural diversity and sensitivity towards vulnerable and Indigenous groups.

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French

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German

Sample Jobs

The following list provides example jobs for the German major. Some of these jobs will depend upon the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, and the combination of other majors and electives studied, for example some may require more than an Arts degree.

History

Bachelor of Arts graduates majoring in History will have the skills, abilities and knowledge sought after by a broad range of employers. On completion of the degree, graduates can expect to have developed:

  • An in-depth understanding of at least one specialist area in the Bachelor of Arts
  • The capacity for analytical thinking and for creative problem solving
  • Information literacy: skills in locating, evaluating and using relevant information
  • Effective and appropriate communication skills, written and oral, across a range of forms
  • Ethical sensitivity, including an awareness of ethical issues and standards within disciplines
  • Intercultural awareness: a respect for and understanding of cultures other than one's own

Sample Jobs

Common Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates majoring in History. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.

Human Geography and the Environment

Bachelor of Arts graduates majoring in Human Geography and the Environment will have the skills, abilities and knowledge sought after by a broad range of employers. On completion of the degree, graduates can expect to have developed:

  • An in-depth understanding of at least one specialist area in the Bachelor of Arts
  • The capacity for analytical thinking and for creative problem solving
  • Information literacy: skills in locating, evaluating and using relevant information
  • Effective and appropriate communication skills, written and oral, across a range of forms
  • Ethical sensitivity, including an awareness of ethical issues and standards within disciplines
  • Intercultural awareness: a respect for and understanding of cultures other than one's own

Sample Jobs

Japanese Studies

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates majoring in Japanese Studies. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.

Linguistics

Bachelor of Arts graduates majoring in Aboriginal Studies will have the skills, abilities and knowledge sought after by a broad range of employers. On completion of the degree, graduates can expect to have developed:

  • An in-depth understanding of at least one specialist area in the Bachelor of Arts
  • The capacity for analytical thinking and for creative problem solving
  • Information literacy: skills in locating, evaluating and using relevant information
  • Effective and appropriate communication skills, written and oral, across a range of forms
  • Ethical sensitivity, including an awareness of ethical issues and standards within disciplines
  • Intercultural awareness: a respect for and understanding of cultures other than one's own

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates of a Bachelor of Arts majoring in linguistics. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.

Politics and International Relations

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Philosophy and Religion

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates majoring in Philosophy and Religion. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.

Psychology Studies

Bachelor of Arts graduates majoring in Psychology Studies will have the skills, abilities and knowledge sought after by a broad range of employers. On completion of the degree, graduates can expect to have developed:

  • An in-depth understanding of at least one specialist area in the Bachelor of Arts
  • The capacity for analytical thinking and for creative problem solving
  • Information literacy: skills in locating, evaluating and using relevant information
  • Effective and appropriate communication skills, written and oral, across a range of forms
  • Ethical sensitivity, including an awareness of ethical issues and standards within disciplines
  • Intercultural awareness: a respect for and understanding of cultures other than one's own

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs for the Psychology Studies/Psychology major. Some of these jobs will depend upon the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, and the combination of other majors and electives studied, for example some may require further study.  

Sociology and Anthropology

Sample Jobs

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates with a major in Sociology and Anthropology. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.

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