ATAR cut-off
77.10
77.10 (Median ATAR)
About ATARs
International entry requirement

UAC code

482000
Newcastle

Start dates
  • Semester 1 - 26 Feb 2018
  • Semester 2 - 30 Jul 2018
Mode of delivery

Combination of Online and Face to Face, Face to Face

Duration

3 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 8 years maximum.

Location

Newcastle

Start dates
  • Semester 1 - 26 Feb 2018
  • Semester 2 - 30 Jul 2018
English language proficiency
  • IELTS overall minimum - 6.0
  • IELTS section minimum - 6.0

Find out more about IELTS.

Duration

3 years full-time.

Mode of delivery

Combination of Online and Face to Face, Face to Face

UON program code: 12242
CRICOS code: 072497G

Program handbook

Description

The Bachelor of Aboriginal Professional Practice program is purposely designed to provide work ready, strong culturally secured and social advocate professionals across a diverse professional field of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal graduates, to a broad career market in Aboriginal affairs, Aboriginal agencies, businesses and industries targeting Aboriginal professional staff and/or professionally qualified staff to work effectively with Aboriginal communities/clients.


Program learning outcomes

On successful completion of the program students will have:

  • Hold a deep understanding of Aboriginal culture, history and political life in Australia.
  • Demonstrate capacity and skills to identify; and/or challenge and develop policy; and/or work and social practice which are culturally and ethically inclusive of diverse cultures.
  • Developed a competitive ability to gain employment and work effectively, autonomously, responsively in a collaborative work environment in and across a broad area of vocational professional careers.
  • Developed a genuine understanding and advocacy of social justice in the workforce and community.
  • Clear demonstration of the capacity to work productively and in a culturally appropriate professional manner, in partnership with Indigenous communities at all levels.
  • Hold and practice the academic theory and skills to effectively expand and communicate their understanding of themselves as rational beings and their relationship with the broader community in the area of Aboriginal Studies and social justice.
  • Capacity and skills to contribute to the emerging contemporary scholarly discourse and practice in Aboriginal affairs.

Details

Information correct as at18th Nov 2017 11:12pm
Program code12242
AQF level

Level 7 Bachelor Degree

Locations and UAC codes
Mode of delivery
  • Combination of Online and Face to Face - Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning. Some courses may be available online.
  • Face to Face
Duration
  • Australian students - 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent.
  • International students - 3 years full-time.
ATAR (2017)
LocationCut-offMedian
Callaghan Campus77.1077.10

Find out more about ATARs

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 Creative Industries
  5. School of Humanities and Social Science
  6. School of Health Sciences
  7. School of Psychology
  8. School of Environmental and Life Sciences
  9. School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
  10. School of Design, Communication and Info Tech
Relevant University rules and policies
CRICOS Code072497G

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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 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.

The Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) is recognised as an avenue of admission to the Bachelor of Aboriginal Professional Practice program.

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'.


Compulsory program requirements

Students are required to take ABOR3999 Aboriginal Professional Experience as a core course in the Bachelor of Aboriginal Professional Practice.  This involves a compulsory professional placement for the equivalent of 210 hours.


Academic requirements for program completion

Total units required

240 units

Program duration

3 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 8 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

The program requires the successful completion of 240 units that are normally offered at 80 units per year.  Students may enrol in less than 80 units per year and completion will take proportionately longer.

In order to qualify for the award, these 240 units must comprise:

  • CORE COURSES - 120 units;
  • ONE MAJOR - 80 units (of which no more than 20 units should be at 1000 level, and at least 40 units at 3000 level); and
  • ELECTIVES - 40 units (a maximum of 40 units can be chosen from any non-restricted courses offered by the University including courses from the majors in this program).

Core course ABOR1110 must be undertaken in the first semester of study.

Students must complete a minimum of 40 units at each level (1000, 2000, 3000) with no more than 100 units at the 1000 level.

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


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.

Additional documents


Transition arrangements

Transition Arrangements 2018 

A. Community Welfare and Human Services Major

From 2018 the Community Welfare and Human Services major will be replaced by the Human Services major.  

Any student who has successfully completed all of their Community Welfare & Human Services courses prior to 2018 will be awarded the Bachelor of Aboriginal Professional Practice with a Community Welfare & Human Services major upon successful completion of their program. Any student who has not completed all of the Community Welfare & Human Services courses prior to 2018 will be awarded the Bachelor of Aboriginal Professional Practice with a Human Services major upon successful completion of their program.  

Please refer to the Additional Documents section for more details.  

B. Aboriginal Studies Major

From 2018 the Aboriginal Studies major will be replaced by the Global Indigenous Studies major. Any student who commenced this program prior to 2018, and who is currently undertaking a major in Aboriginal Studies will complete the Global Indigenous Studies major. All courses remain the same.  

 

Transition Arrangements 2013

From 2013 the Economic Policy Analysis and Gender Studies majors have been discontinued for new students. Any student who commenced this program prior to 2013, and who is currently undertaking a major in Economic Policy Analysis or Gender Studies will be able to complete their major. Please refer to the Additional Documents section for more details.  

Transition Arrangements 2012

A number of majors within the Bachelor of Aboriginal Professional Practice program were modified in 2012. Some students who commenced this program before 2012 entered a newly named or combined major.

For instance:

  • The Drama major and the Creative Arts major combined to become the Creative and Performing Arts major.
  • The Ancient History major and Classical Languages major combined to become the Ancient History and Classical Languages major.
  • The English major and the Writing major combined to become the English and Writing major.
  • The Politics and Policy major and the International Affairs major combined to become the Politics and International Relations major.
  • The Philosophy major and the Religious Studies major combined to become the Philosophy and Religion major.
  • The French major became the French Studies major.
  • The Japanese major became the Japanese Studies major.
  • Pre-2012 students currently working towards the completion of a Chinese major are able to complete this major in full. From 2012, Chinese will no longer be on offer as a major in this program. Alternatively, the 1000 and 2000 level Chinese courses will be available as elective courses only.   

Transition Arrangements 2011

Students who enrolled in the Bachelor of Aboriginal Studies program prior to 2011 will be individually case managed to complete their studies within existing course offerings or have the option to transfer to the Bachelor of Aboriginal Professional Practice without disadvantage.  

 


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
ABOR1110Introduction to Aboriginal Studies
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR1112Introduction to Torres Strait Islander Studies
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR1370Working with Aboriginal Communities
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR1410Academic and Career Communication
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ABOR2022Aboriginal Cultural Immersion
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ABOR2244Reconciling Australia's Colonial Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR2330Traditional Aboriginal Society
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR2381Aboriginal Workplace Human Rights & the Minority Worker
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR3021Australian Indigenous Language and Cultural Issues Today
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ABOR3024Aboriginal Community Development and Advocacy
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR3999Aboriginal Professional Experience
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units

Global Indigenous Studies major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ABOR1390Australian Aborigines and Human Rights
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR1420Communicating with Aboriginal People Across Genres
  • Winter - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Winter - 2017 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR1902Indigenous Australian Cultural ExperienceNot currently offered10 units
ABOR2241Aboriginal Political Protest
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ABOR2242Aboriginal Labour: Past and PresentNot currently offered10 units
ABOR2243Indigenous People, Global Warming and the Environment
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR2245Aboriginal People and Law
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR2440Aboriginal Health Past and Present
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR2450Aboriginal Health Practices
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR3080Indigenous Research
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
20 units
ABOR3251International Indigenous Comparative Studies
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR3380Human Rights and the World's Indigenous Communities
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR3440Indigenous Health Around the World
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ABOR3450Health Equity for Indigenous Australians Closing the GapNot currently offered10 units
ABOR3500Aboriginal Education, Policies and Issues
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Port Macquarie)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • 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

Ancient History and Classical Languages majo

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
AHIS1000Ancient Greece
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • 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 Archaeology
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 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 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
AHIS2000The Augustan Age: Politics, Society and Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2051Athens and Empire
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 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 World
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2900Overseas study experience
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • 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 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
LATN2502Intermediate Latin II
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
AHIS3000The Ancient Historians
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
AHIS3020Late Roman RepublicNot currently offered10 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 Society
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS3540Etruscan and Roman ArtNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3663Myth and Fairytale
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS3670The Ancient World on FilmNot currently offered20 units
GREK3520Advanced Greek ANot currently offered20 units
GREK3530Advanced Greek BNot currently offered20 units
GREK3550Advanced Greek DNot 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

Chinese major

AVAILABLE TO PRE-2012 CONTINUING CHINESE MAJOR STUDENTS ONLY

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
CHIN1110Elementary Chinese I
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN1120Elementary Chinese II
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN2301Intermediate Comprehensive Chinese I
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN2302Intermediate Comprehensive Chinese II
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN3101Advanced Spoken Chinese INot currently offered10 units
CHIN3102Advanced Spoken Chinese IINot currently offered10 units
CHIN3201Advanced Written ChineseNot currently offered10 units
CHIN3202Advanced Chinese with TranslationNot currently offered10 units

Human Services major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
HLSC1243Foundations of Strong Families--Capable Communities
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
HUSE1001Introduction to Human Services
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA1040Constructions of Childhood, the Family and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
CRIM2001Criminal Justice in Practice
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
HLSC2243Prevention & Early Intervention Approaches in Family and Community Services
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
10 units
HUSE2001Shaping Human Services: Social Policy and the Political Process
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
HUSE2002Child Protection Work
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
HUSE2003Juvenile JusticeNot currently offered10 units
HUSE2004Human Service Organisations
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
HUSE2005Gendered Violence
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
HUSE2006Young People and Human ServicesNot currently offered10 units
POLI2120Challenging Political Discourses
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA2400Globalisation, Social Justice and Development
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
HLSC3243Integrated Practices in Addressing Vulnerabilities in Families and CommunitiesNot currently offered10 units
HUSE3001Casework and Case Management in Human Services
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
HUSE3002Human Service Practice Engagement Placement
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
HUSE3003Human Rights in Social Policy and Human ServicesNot currently offered10 units
HUSE3004Social Policy: Australian, Global and Comparative Patterns
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
HUSE3005Working with Groups and Communities
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
HUSE3006Social Policy and Planning in Regional Contexts
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
HUSE3007Disability and Aged CareNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3089Sociology of Death and Dying
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA3178Health, Illness and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA3220Youth Culture and Risk
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA3850Indigenous People of the Contemporary World
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units

Creative and Performing Arts major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
CAPA1001Creative and Performing Arts 1
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA1010Introduction to Drama 1Not currently offered10 units
CAPA1020Introduction to Drama and Performance
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
CAPA1700Acting 1
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA2001Creative and Performing Arts 2
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
CAPA2210Performance HistoriesNot currently offered10 units
CAPA2301Primary Drama in ActionNot currently offered10 units
CAPA2410Australian Theatre and Performance
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA2710Acting 2
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA2900Performance Exercise 1Not currently offered10 units
CAPA3000Body and EnvironmentNot currently offered10 units
CAPA3001Creative and Performing Arts 3
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
CAPA3002Creative and Performing Arts 4
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
CAPA3310Performance and Contemporary Culture 1Not currently offered10 units
CAPA3820Writing for Performance 1
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA3850Acting 3
  • Summer 3 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
CAPA3860Writing for Performance 2Not currently offered10 units
CAPA3900Performance Exercise
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units

English and Writing major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ENGL1000Reading English Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ENGL1040Australian Popular Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL1090Critical Reading and Writing
  • Summer 3 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Summer 3 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL1101Classics of World LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL1201Creative Writing: Introduction
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL1650Fiction, Drama, Film: An Introduction
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2000Key Concepts of Literary Studies
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2002Renaissance Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 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 Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2011Children's Literature
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ENGL2101Creative Writing: The Art of Short Fiction
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2102Creative Writing: Creative Non-fiction
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3002Charles DickensNot 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 Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3301Creative Writing: Poetry and Poetics
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL3430Post-Colonial LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3656Issues in Speculative FictionNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3664Children's Fantasy Literature
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3700Novel into Film
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL3999Contemporary Australian PoetryNot currently offered10 units

Film, Media and Cultural Studies major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
FMCS1000Film, Media, Culture
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FMCS1100Communication and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FMCS1200Film and Television Studies
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
CMNS2600Audience Studies
  • Trimester 1 - 2018 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
FMCS2000Media Structures and Practices
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FMCS2100Music and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FMCS2200Popular Culture and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • 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
FMCS3100Digital Culture
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FMCS3110Social Media and Network Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FMCS3600Documentary Cinema
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
FMCS3701Contemporary World CinemaNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3900Screening Sex and GenderNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3901Queer Film and TelevisionNot currently offered10 units

French Studies major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
FREN1100Elementary French 1
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FREN1200Elementary French 2
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FREN2000French In-Country Intensive Course: NoumeaNot currently offered10 units
FREN2610French At Intermediate Level I
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FREN2620French At Intermediate Level II
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FREN3610French At Advanced Level I
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
FREN3620French At Advanced Level II
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
20 units
FREN3701Extended French
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FREN3702Extended French 2: Translation
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
FREN3800Paris at Dawn: The Rise of Modernity
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
FREN3801Paris at Midnight: The Culture of the Left Bank
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units

German major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
GRMN1501German Language 1A Elementary
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN1502German Language 1B Elementary
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN2501German Language 2A Intermediate German
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN2502German Language 2B Intermediate
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3501German Language 3A Professional
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3502German Language 3B Advanced
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3503German Language 3C
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3504German Language 3D
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units

History major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
HIST1001Europe and the World
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
HIST1002The United States from Civil War to Superpower
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST1050Medieval and Early Modern EuropeNot currently offered10 units
HIST1051The Australian Experience
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Port Macquarie)
  • 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 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
HIST2005MillenniumNot currently offered10 units
HIST2025Contact Zones in Colonial HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST2031History, War, and Film
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2051History and HeritageNot currently offered10 units
HIST2065A Sunburnt Country: Australian Environmental HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST2150Medieval and Renaissance Europe
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
10 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 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2668Reading and Writing Australian Biography
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2672Israel and the Middle East: Roots of the current conflict
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
HIST3001Directed Reading and ResearchNot currently offered10 units
HIST3003History Workshop
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
20 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
HIST3191The Christian World, 1400-1650Not currently offered20 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 History
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST3620Aboriginal-Colonial Relationships in Australian History: Maps and Dreams
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
20 units
HIST3640Fascism, War and Genocide, 1900-1945
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
20 units

Human Geography and the Environment major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ENVS1003Environmental Values and Ethics
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS1004Social Development & the Environment
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG1020Introduction to Human Geography
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG1030Global Poverty and Development
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENVS2002Environmental Legislation & Planning
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS2008The Sustainable Society
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG2080Cities and Regions
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG2130Geographies of Development
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA2065Environment and Society
  • Winter - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2018 (Online)
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2017 (Online)
10 units
ENVS3001Integrated Impact Assessment
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS3006Sustainability: Theory and Practice
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG3090Society and Space
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG3240Globalisation:Cities, Economies
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG3300Rethinking Development
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units

HRM and Industrial Relations major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
IRHR1001Managing the OrganisationNot currently offered10 units
LEGL1001Foundations of Law
  • Trimester 1 - 2018 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Summer 3 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • 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
IRHR2010Introduction to Industrial Relations
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
IRHR2270Introduction to Human Resource Management
  • Trimester 2 - 2018 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2018 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Summer 3 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
IRHR3000Applied Human Resource Management and Employment Relations
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
IRHR3035Managing Diversity
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
IRHR3040Negotiation and Advocacy
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
IRHR3510Human Resource Development
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
IRHR3540International Human Resource Management
  • Trimester 3 - 2018 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
LEGL3111Employment Law
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
MNGT3005Managing Organisational ChangeNot currently offered10 units

Japanese Studies major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
JAPN1110Elementary Japanese 1
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
JAPN1120Elementary Japanese 2
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
JAPN2111Intermediate Japanese 1
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN2112Intermediate Japanese 2
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN2410Japanese Society and The World
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
JAPN2420Japanese Culture and Identity
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
JAPN3101Advanced Integrated Japanese I
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN3102Advanced Integrated Japanese II
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
JAPN3103Japanese Society in Transition
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 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 Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units

Leisure and Tourism Management major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
LEIS1130Leisure Behaviour and Development
  • Trimester 2 - 2017 (Singapore)
10 units
TOUR1000Tourism Principles and PracticesNot currently offered10 units
TOUR2000EcoTourism and Resource ManagementNot currently offered10 units
TOUR2001Tourism and Cultural Heritage
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
TOUR2002Visitor Management
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
TOUR3000Tourism and Environmental Management
  • Trimester 1 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
TOUR3001Destination Development
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 2 - 2017 (Singapore)
10 units
TOUR3002Events ManagementNot currently offered10 units
TOUR3003Tourism Marketing
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2017 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Linguistics major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
LING1111Introduction to Linguistics 1
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
LING1112Introduction to Linguistics 2
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2000Language and Society
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (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
LING3000Linguistic Methods and TheoryNot currently offered20 units
LING3002Syntax
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3006PhoneticsNot currently offered10 units
LING3008Introduction to Phonology and Morphology
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3110Language and Cognition
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING31202nd Language Acquisition
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (GradSchool)
10 units
LING3200Speech and Language Disorders
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
LING3280Language in Education
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (GradSchool)
10 units
LING3310Language and Meaning
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3350Structure of English
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units

Philosophy and Religion major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
PHIL1010The World's Great Thinkers, I: Ancient to Early Modern
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
10 units
PHIL1020Introduction to Philosophy A
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
PHIL1030Introduction to Philosophy B
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
PHIL1040World Religions
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 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 (Online)
10 units
PHIL2010The World's Great Thinkers, II: Modern to Contemporary
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (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 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
PHIL2451Philosophy and the Good LifeNot currently offered20 units
PHIL2830Applied Ethics
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
PHIL2920Philosophy and the Digital GenerationNot currently offered10 units
PHIL3010Debating the Big Ideas
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
20 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 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
PHIL3460Philosophy and Human Relationships
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (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 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 3 - 2018 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Trimester 3 - 2017 (Singapore)
10 units
PHIL3930Human Values and Commercial Practice
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
RELT3023Islam: History, Theology and CultureNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3902Religion and Politics in Contemporary Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Politics and International Relations major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
POLI1010Australian Politics and Government
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI1020Introduction to Politics
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
HIST2210Australian Foreign Relations: Australia and Asia
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
PHIL2400Political PhilosophyNot currently offered10 units
POLI2001Ideas in Political Science
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2050Political Theory and Social Change
  • Winter - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2120Challenging Political Discourses
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2130Principles of Public Policy
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2140The Politics of Globalisation
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2160Global Power and World Order
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2170Regime Change and Altered States
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 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 People
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 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 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3002Power and the State
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3050Political Theory and Social Change
  • Winter - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3120Challenging Political Discourses
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3130Principles of Public Policy
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3140The Politics of Globalisation
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3150Foundations of International Relations
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3160Global Power and World Order
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3170Regime Change and Altered States
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 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 Comparison
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
SPSW3358Globalisation and Comparative Public PolicyNot currently offered10 units

Psychology Studies major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
PSYC1010Psychology Introduction 1
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan Distance)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan Distance)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan Distance)
  • Summer 1 - 2018 (Callaghan Distance)
10 units
PSYC1020Psychology Introduction 2
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
STAT1020Statistical Reasoning and Literacy
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
10 units
PSYC2300Cognitive Psychology
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC2400Biological Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC2500Introduction to Abnormal Behaviour
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC2600Personality and Social Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
STAT2000Applied Statistics and Research Methods
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3000Advanced Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3001Advanced Psychological Measurement
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • 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 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3400Advanced Biological PsychologyNot currently offered10 units
PSYC3500Advanced Health Psychology
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3600Advanced Social and Organisational Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3700Advanced Developmental Psychology and Developmental Psychopathology
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Sociology and Anthrolopology major

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units of directed courses, with a maximum of 20 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
SOCA1010Society and Culture: A Sociological Introduction
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA1020Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA1030Introduction to the Sociology of Religion
  • Summer 3 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Summer 3 - 2018 (Online)
10 units
SOCA1040Constructions of Childhood, the Family and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA1200Health Sociology
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA2065Environment and Society
  • Winter - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2018 (Online)
  • Winter - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA2081New Media and SocietyNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2325Cultural Worlds of Health and Illness
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA2400Globalisation, Social Justice and Development
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2100Organisational Management and Social Behaviour
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2200Social Analysis: Key Perspectives in the Social Sciences
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2300Ethical Debates in the Social Sciences
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2400Applied Social Research
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA3089Sociology of Death and Dying
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA3095Economic Sociology - A Case Study ApproachNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3178Health, Illness and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA3220Youth Culture and Risk
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Online)
10 units
SOCA3230Identity and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA3240Violence and Social OrderNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3280Global Change and Public HealthNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3290People's Power: Social Movements and Community ActivismNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3315Bodies in Cultural Perspective
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA3350The Sociology of Food
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Online)
  • Semester 2 - 2017 (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
SOCA3500Studying the Social: Contemporary Approaches in Sociology and AnthropologyNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3630Drugs in CultureNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3666Consumption and Everyday Life
  • Winter - 2018 (Online)
10 units
SOCA3850Indigenous People of the Contemporary World
  • Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
10 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 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS3200Applied Social Research Proj
  • Summer 3 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2018 (Central Coast)
  • Summer 3 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2017 (Central Coast)
10 units

Electives

Complete 40 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.

40 units

Honours

Students who perform well during the Bachelor of Aboriginal Professional Practice program 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. The Bachelor of Aboriginal Studies (Honours) degree allows students to 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.

The Psychology Studies Major is not accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC). Students who are seeking accredited studies in Psychology should consider the Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) program.


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.


Additional support

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