Study a Bachelor of Arts at the University of Newcastle and develop the broad employability skills that lead to a dynamic career.

Bachelor of Arts

Why study with us?

Study an arts degree at the University of Newcastle and you will have a unique opportunity to follow your passions, explore new and exciting areas of study, and develop valuable and transferable career skills.

As you progress through the Bachelor of Arts degree you will be inspired by enthusiastic, award winning teachers and internationally ranked researchers, who will bring their courses to life and share their love of learning.

In addition to our teaching staff, you will also benefit from the support of our student mentor program and student information hubs. These invaluable services respond to all your questions and help you feel comfortable in your new learning environment and throughout your arts degree.

ArtsPursuing a Bachelor of Arts is the perfect way to gain and enhance key 'employability skills' (as identified by Australian Jobs 2012*) ranging from communication, team work and planning, to initiative, problem-solving, self-management and technology.

The flexible and transferable skills you acquire through our Bachelor of Arts program will hold you in good stead in a constantly changing employment market that sees a million people change jobs each year and hundreds of thousands migrate between industries*.

*Australian Jobs 2012 - a federal government information summary on careers, education and training options.

What you will study