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Program Code40096
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Entry requirements

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.

Currently enrolled, continuing students looking for the previous version of this program should refer back to the: Bachelor of Arts (pre 2018)

Program handbook

Description

A Bachelor of Arts degree enables you to study what you are passionate about in life, and to gather skills that will prepare for the work place and a wide variety of careers. You have the flexibility to choose from a broad range of majors and minors, taught face to face, online, and on different campuses. You will take 30 units of Core courses across the BA degree, enabling you to become part of a common group in your first year and to focus on specific knowledge and skills you need to obtain for success. You can tailor the remainder of your program to match your specific interests, including pursuing themes and disciplines, gaining work experience, engaging with industry, and completing research projects.

Some majors/minors are offered predominantly at one campus and others are offered at both the Callaghan and Ourimbah campus or online. The availability of courses within the below listed majors/minors are subject to change.

The offerings in the Bachelor of Arts are diverse. Students must complete at least one major, with options to complement this with a second major, pair of minors or a range of electives. The Program requirements are detailed below.

Majors and Minors:

  • English & Writing
  • Film, Media & Cultural Studies
  • French Studies (either Beginner or Intermediate Sequence)
  • German
  • Global Indigenous Studies
  • History
  • Human Geography & the Environment
  • Japanese Studies (either Beginner or Intermediate Sequence)
  • Linguistics
  • Politics & International Relations
  • Psychology Studies
  • Sociology & Anthropology

Minors only:

  • Ancient History
  • Chinese
  • Education
  • Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Information Technology
  • Studies of Religion
  • Violence Studies
  • Writing Studies

Program learning outcomes

On successful completion of the program students will have:

  • 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
  • communication: The developed capacity to communicate effectively across written, oral, visual, and digital forms.
  • critical thinking and research skills: the ability to identify high-quality information and critically analyse it as a user, researcher and producer, with a focus on well-reasoned argumentation.
  • intercultural competence: 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.
  • work readiness: a demonstrated capacity to engage in teamwork, initiative, problem solving, ethical decision-making, and to manage projects.
  • 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
  • knowledge: the capacity to research, analyse, and apply knowledge from disciplinary and multidisciplinary perspectives within the Bachelor of Arts.

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Program code40096
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Level 7 Bachelor Degree

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Mode of delivery
  • Face to Face
  • Online
Duration
  • Australian students - 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent.
  • International students - 3 years full-time.
Selection Rank
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Recommended studiesMathematics for those anticipating studying Psychology Studies major. English Advanced or equivalent for all other major/s and/or minors.
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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.

During the admission process adjustment factors may be applied to your Selection Rank.  Please visit our website to see if you are eligible.

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 for more information on applying for credit.


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 students studying this program on campus are required to enrol full time to comply with their student visa requirements and complete their study in the standard minimum program duration. International students requiring enrolment advice should review the program plan corresponding to the semester and year of commencement and can contact their Program Advisor at ProgramAdvice@newcastle.edu.au

Program requirements

This program requires the successful completion of 240 units. Students must complete one of the following structures:

  1. Single Major pathway A  - 30 core/one (1) 80 unit major/ one (1) 40 unit minor/ 90 units electives
  2. Single Major pathway B  - 30 core/one (1) 80 unit major/ two (2) 40 unit minors/ 50 units electives
  3. Single Major pathway C - 30 core/one (1) 80 unit major/ 130 units electives
  4. Double Major pathway A - 30 core/ two (2) 80 unit majors/ one (1) 40 unit minor/ 10 units electives
  5. Double Major pathway B - 30 core/ two (2) 80 unit majors/ no minor/ 50 units electives

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 and must not complete more than 240 units. 

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

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 3 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.

Additional documents


Transition arrangements

Program Revision 2021

From 2021 there are changes to the compulsory and directed course requirements for the following majors and minors:

  • Politics and International Relations Major
  • Sociology and Anthropology Major

Education Major and Minor

The Education major is only available to students who commenced in this program in Semester 2 2020 or prior and have completed 40 units of courses that count towards the Education major.  Students who do not meet these criteria can only complete an Education minor.

The Creative and Performing Arts major and minor are only available to students who commenced in the major/minor prior to 2021.

The Directed courses list for most majors and minors have been amended.  Courses completed prior to 2021 will count towards the Directed course requirements for the major/minor.

Please refer to the 2021 Transition Arrangements in the Additional Documents Section for more details.

Program Revisions 2020

The English and Writing major/minor was revised for 2020 implementation.

The compulsory courses were removed from the requirements of the major.  ENGL1000, ENGL2000 and ENGL3000 were added to the Directed Course list.

Students who have completed ENGL1000, ENGL2000 or ENGL3000 prior to 2020 will count these courses as Directed Courses.  From 2020, students choose 80 units for a major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level) or choose 40 units for a minor (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 level and at least 20 units at 2000 or 3000 level).


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
HASS1000BA Futures
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HASS2000BA Practice
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HASS3000BA Project
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR1370Working with Aboriginal Communities
  • Summer 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR1390Australian Aborigines and Human Rights
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR1420Communicating with Aboriginal People Across Genres
  • Winter - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HUMA1100Aboriginal Languages: New ApproachesNot currently offered10 units
ABOR2241Aboriginal Political ProtestNot currently offered10 units
ABOR2243Indigenous People, Global Warming and the Environment
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2244Reconciling Australia's Colonial Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2245Aboriginal People and Law
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2330Traditional Aboriginal Society
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2440Aboriginal Health Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2450Aboriginal Health PracticesNot currently offered10 units
ABOR3024Aboriginal Community Development and Advocacy
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR3080Indigenous Research
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
20 units
ABOR3251International Indigenous Comparative Studies
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR3380Human Rights and the World's Indigenous Communities
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR3440Indigenous Health Around the World
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR3500Aboriginal Education, Policies and Issues
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Port Macquarie)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3045Indigenous Australia in Literature: Listenin' UpNot currently offered10 units

Ancient History Minor

Directed Courses

To fulfil the requirements of this minor 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 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS1020Rome, to the Gracchi
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2000The Augustan Age: Politics, Society and Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2051Athens and EmpireNot currently offered10 units
AHIS2110SpartaNot currently offered10 units
AHIS2370Magic and Witchcraft in Greece and RomeNot currently offered10 units
AHIS2500Myths of the Ancient Greek World
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2560Gender and Sexuality in AntiquityNot currently offered10 units
AHIS2600Women and Children in the Ancient World
  • Winter - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS2900From Trench To Screen: Digital Studies of the Ancient WorldNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3140Philip II and Alexander the GreatNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3510Greek Society
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
AHIS3520Roman SocietyNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3540Etruscan and Roman ArtNot currently offered10 units
AHIS3663Folklore and Fairy Tale in AntiquityNot currently offered10 units

Creative and Performing Arts

This major is only available to students who commenced in the program prior to 2021.

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
  • Winter - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
CAPA2001Creative and Performing Arts 2
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
CAPA3001Creative and Performing Arts 3
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
CAPA3002Creative and Performing Arts 4
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
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
CAPA1030Dynamic Communication and Presentation Skills
  • Winter - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
CAPA2410Australian Theatre and Performance
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ENGL2103Writing for Arts and CultureNot currently offered10 units
CAPA3310Performance and Contemporary Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
CAPA3820Writing for Performance
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Education minor

Directed Courses

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

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
EDUC1103Schooling, Identity and Society
  • Summer 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
EDUC2081Creativity in practice: drama pedagogies for imaginative learning
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
EDUC2102Educational Psychology: Learners and the Learning Process
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
EDUC2143Specialist Studies in Languages 1
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
EDUC2200The Future of Teaching and Learning
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
EDUC2900Embodiment and EducationNot currently offered10 units
AART3130Gallery Library Archive Museum Studies
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
EDUC3800Intercultural Understanding for EducatorsNot currently offered10 units

English and Writing

Directed Courses

Choose 80 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 10 units at 1000 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
ENGL1000Reading English Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL1040Australian Literature and CultureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL1090Critical Reading and WritingNot currently offered10 units
ENGL1101Classics of World Literature
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL1201Creative Writing: Introduction
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL1650Stories in Context: Fiction, Drama, Film
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL2000Key Concepts of Literary Studies
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2002Shakespeare & Co
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL2003Novel Ideas: Selves and Worlds
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL2005Mind and Monstrosity: Victorian NovelNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2006ModernismsNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2009Contemporary Australian LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2011Children's Literature
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL2021Sex and Death on the Renaissance StageNot currently offered10 units
ENGL2101Creative Writing: Short Fiction
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL2102Creative Writing: Creative Non-fiction
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2103Writing for Arts and CultureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3001True StoriesNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3012Crime Fiction: Mutations of a Genre
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL3013Women's Writing
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL3014Contemporary Writing Cultures
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3018Trending TopicsNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3019Imagination, Nature, Freedom: Romantic LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3045Indigenous Australia in Literature: Listenin' UpNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3101Reading Across Borders: Modern World Literature
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL3301Creative Writing: Poetry and Poetics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL3302Creative Writing: The Novel
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENGL3401Principles of Editing and PublishingNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3656Science Fiction and Fantasy: Issues in Speculative Fiction
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL3664Children's Fantasy LiteratureNot currently offered10 units
ENGL3665Young Adult Literature: Storying the World through Young Adult Voices
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL3700Adaptations: Page, Stage, Screen and Beyond
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FMCS1100Communication and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
FMCS1200Film and Television Studies
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
CMNS2600Audience Participation and Interaction
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
ENGL2103Writing for Arts and CultureNot currently offered10 units
FMCS2000Media in TransitionNot currently offered10 units
FMCS2100Music and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FMCS2200Popular Culture and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FMCS2300Hollywood and Beyond: American Cinema in Context
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FMCS2301European Cinema in Context: Transforming Images, States, HistoriesNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3100Digital Culture
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FMCS3110Social Media and Network CultureNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3201Peak TV
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FMCS3600Documentary Cinema: Rendering the Real
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FMCS3701Contemporary World CinemaNot currently offered10 units
FMCS3800Screen Authorship
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
FMCS3900Screening Sex and Gender
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FREN1200Elementary French 2
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FREN2610French At Intermediate Level I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FREN2620French At Intermediate Level II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FREN3610French At Advanced Level I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
20 units
FREN3620French At Advanced Level II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
20 units
FREN3701Extended French
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FREN3702Extended French 2: TranslationNot currently offered10 units
FREN3800Paris at Dawn: The Rise of ModernityNot 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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FREN2620French At Intermediate Level II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FREN3610French At Advanced Level I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
20 units
FREN3620French At Advanced Level II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
20 units
FREN3701Extended French
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FREN3702Extended French 2: TranslationNot currently offered10 units
FREN3800Paris at Dawn: The Rise of ModernityNot 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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG2080Cities and Regions
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENVS3006Surviving the Anthropocene: Sustainability in the 21st Century
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG3090Society and Space
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS1004Social Development and the Environment
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG1030Global Poverty and Development
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENVS2002Environmental Legislation and Planning
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS2008The Sustainable Society
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG2130Geographies of Development
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA2065Environment and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENVS3001Integrated Impact Assessment
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
GEOG3300Rethinking Development
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN1502German Language 1B Elementary
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN2501German Language 2A Intermediate
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN2502German Language 2B Intermediate
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3501German Language 3A ProfessionalNot currently offered10 units
GRMN3502German Language 3B ProfessionalNot currently offered10 units
GRMN3503German Language 3C Advanced
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3504German Language 3D Advanced
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3505German Language Conversational Skills: Listening, Speaking and Pronunciation
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GRMN3506German Language German Fiction
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST1002The United States from Civil War to SuperpowerNot currently offered10 units
HIST1003The Foundations of America
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST1051The Australian Experience
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST1052Origin of Controversies
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2002Fact or Fiction? Reading the Past
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST2006Australian Underworlds: Histories of Crime in Australia
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST2021The History of Slavery
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
HIST2031History, War and FilmNot currently offered10 units
HIST2051Making Digital History: Curating for Public Audiences
  • Winter - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2065A Sunburnt Country: Australian Environmental HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST2150Medieval and Renaissance EuropeNot currently offered10 units
HIST2210Australian Foreign Relations: Australia and AsiaNot currently offered10 units
HIST2650War and Australian Society
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2672Israel and the Middle East: Roots of the current conflictNot currently offered10 units
HIST3006The History of Violence
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST3008Global Perspectives on the First World War
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST3152The African American Experience from Martin Luther King to ObamaNot currently offered10 units
HIST3201Foreign Relations: Australia and the Great Powers
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST3221Issues in Australian HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST3242Growing Up in AustraliaNot currently offered10 units
HIST3455Global Age of Revolution: Russia, Germany and Modern TurkeyNot currently offered20 units
HIST3581Sex and Scandal in History
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
20 units
HIST3600Global Women's HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST3621Maps and Dreams: Aboriginal-Colonial Relationships in Australian History
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST3640Fascism, War and Genocide, 1900-1945
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
20 units
HIST3673The Future of the Middle EastNot currently offered10 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 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
JAPN1120Elementary Japanese 2
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
JAPN2111Intermediate Japanese 1Not currently offered10 units
JAPN2112Intermediate Japanese 2Not currently offered10 units
JAPN2410Japanese Society and The WorldNot currently offered10 units
JAPN2420Japanese Culture and IdentityNot currently offered10 units
JAPN2501Japanese in Context I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
JAPN2502Japanese in Context II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
JAPN3101Advanced Integrated Japanese INot currently offered10 units
JAPN3102Advanced Integrated Japanese IINot currently offered10 units
JAPN3110Advanced Spoken Japanese I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
JAPN3120Advanced Spoken Japanese II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 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 1Not currently offered10 units
JAPN2112Intermediate Japanese 2Not currently offered10 units
JAPN2410Japanese Society and The WorldNot currently offered10 units
JAPN2420Japanese Culture and IdentityNot currently offered10 units
JAPN2501Japanese in Context I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
JAPN2502Japanese in Context II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
JAPN3102Advanced Integrated Japanese IINot currently offered10 units
JAPN3110Advanced Spoken Japanese I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
JAPN3120Advanced Spoken Japanese II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
LING1112Introduction to Linguistics 2
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2001Indigenous languages of Australia and the Pacific
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2006Phonetics
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2140Language Testing and Evaluation
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING2501Cross-cultural CommunicationNot currently offered10 units
LING2502Issues of Bilingualism and Bilingual EducationNot currently offered10 units
LING3002Syntax
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3008Introduction to Phonology and Morphology
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3110Language and Cognition
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING31202nd Language Acquisition
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3310Language and Meaning
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
LING3350Structure of English
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units

Studies of Religion minor

Directed 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 or 3000 level).

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
PHIL1040World Religions
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
PHIL1042Religion in FilmNot currently offered10 units
SOCA1030Introduction to the Sociology of ReligionNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2030Philosophy of Religion
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
PHIL2040Suffering: Comparative Studies
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
PHIL2041Religion in Political ThoughtNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2700Gender, Religion and Power
  • Winter - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
PHIL3040Modern Religious ThoughtNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3902Religion and Politics in Contemporary SocietyNot currently offered10 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 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI1020Introduction to Politics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2203International Political Economy and Global Development
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3180Politics, Policy and Government
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 40 units from the list to fulfil the requirements for this major (a minimum of 30 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 AsiaNot currently offered10 units
PHIL2400Political PhilosophyNot currently offered10 units
POLI2001Ideas in Political Science
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI2200The Global Politics of Indigenous PeopleNot currently offered10 units
BUSN3002Industry Placement
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
HIST3201Foreign Relations: Australia and the Great Powers
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3002Power and the State
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3140The Politics of Globalisation
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3150Issues in International Relations
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3160Global Power and World OrderNot currently offered10 units
POLI3203Democracy in the 21st Century: Local Power, Policy and Participatory Politics
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 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
  • Summer 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
PSYC1020Psychology Introduction 2
  • Summer 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
PSYC2500Introduction to Mental Health and Mental Disorders
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
PSYC3500Advanced Health Psychology
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
PSYC3700Advanced Developmental Psychology and Developmental Psychopathology
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC2400Biological Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC2505Foundations of Psychology and Sociology for Health Professionals
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
PSYC2600Personality and Social Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC2800Special Topics in Psychology
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
STAT2000Applied Statistics and Research Methods
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
PSYC3000Advanced Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3001Advanced Psychological Measurement
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3300Advanced Cognitive PsychologyNot currently offered10 units
PSYC3301Advanced Perception and Learning in Psychology
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3400Advanced Biological PsychologyNot currently offered10 units
PSYC3600Advanced Social and Organisational Psychology
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
PSYC3800Advanced Special Topics in Psychology
  • Summer 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
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 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA1020What is Anthropology?
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCS2200Social Analysis: Key Perspectives in the Social Sciences
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCS3200Applied Social Research Project
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
Directed Courses

Choose 40 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
SOCA2020Society, Space and Power
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA2065Environment and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA2325Cultural Worlds of Health and Illness
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA2400Future Societies: Beyond Capitalist Globalization
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA2700Gender, Religion and Power
  • Winter - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCS2100Organisational Management and Social Behaviour
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2300Ethical Debates in the Social Sciences
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2400Applied Social Research
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCA3095Economic Sociology - A Case Study ApproachNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3178Health, Illness and SocietyNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3220Youth Culture and Risk
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3230Identity and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3315Bodies in Cultural PerspectiveNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3630Drugs in CultureNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3666Consumption and Everyday Life
  • Winter - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3780Social Lab
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA3790Migration, Society and the Media
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3850Indigenous People of the Contemporary World
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3902Religion and Politics in Contemporary SocietyNot currently offered10 units
SOCS3100Policy Development, Program Management and Evaluation
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units

Chinese Minor

Compulsory Courses

To fulfil the course requirements for this minor, complete the following compulsory courses.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
CHIN1110Beginner's Chinese I (for students with other language backgrounds)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN1120Beginner's Chinese II (for students with other language backgrounds)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN2301Intermediate Chinese I
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
CHIN2302Intermediate Chinese II
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 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 level

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ENGL1040Australian Literature and CultureNot currently offered10 units
AHIS2560Gender and Sexuality in AntiquityNot currently offered10 units
AHIS2600Women and Children in the Ancient World
  • Winter - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA2700Gender, Religion and Power
  • Winter - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL3013Women's Writing
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
FMCS3900Screening Sex and Gender
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST3242Growing Up in AustraliaNot currently offered10 units
HIST3581Sex and Scandal in History
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
20 units
HIST3600Global Women's HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HIST3621Maps and Dreams: Aboriginal-Colonial Relationships in Australian History
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3230Identity and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
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
COMP1140Database and Information Management
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
INFT1004Introduction to Programming
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
INFT2031Systems and Network Administration
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
INFT2150Business Analysis
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (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 level

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
HIST1003The Foundations of America
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA1050Youth, Health and Crime: A Sociological Introduction
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2244Reconciling Australia's Colonial Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST2021The History of Slavery
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
HIST2650War and Australian Society
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2672Israel and the Middle East: Roots of the current conflictNot currently offered10 units
HUSE2002Child Protection WorkNot currently offered10 units
HUSE2003Juvenile Justice
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
HUSE2005Gendered ViolenceNot currently offered10 units
POLI2202Global Terrorism: Politics and ProblemsNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2050Alcohol and other Drugs in Sociological PerspectiveNot currently offered10 units
HIST3006The History of Violence
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST3008Global Perspectives on the First World War
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST3455Global Age of Revolution: Russia, Germany and Modern TurkeyNot currently offered20 units
HIST3581Sex and Scandal in History
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
20 units
HIST3621Maps and Dreams: Aboriginal-Colonial Relationships in Australian History
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
HIST3640Fascism, War and Genocide, 1900-1945
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
20 units
HIST3673The Future of the Middle EastNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3850Indigenous People of the Contemporary World
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 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
CMNS1090Media Storytelling
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Winter - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
ENGL1201Creative Writing: Introduction
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2101Creative Writing: Short Fiction
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENGL2102Creative Writing: Creative Non-fiction
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENGL2103Writing for Arts and CultureNot currently offered10 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

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
CHIN2500Practical Business Chinese10 units
CHIN2600Chinese-English Translation10 units
EDUC3802Applied Learning in Diverse Contexts10 units
ENGL3401Principles of Editing and Publishing10 units
FMCS1100Communication and Culture10 units
FMCS3100Digital Culture10 units
FREN3800Paris at Dawn: The Rise of Modernity10 units
HIST1002The United States from Civil War to Superpower10 units
HUMA2000Humanities and Social Science Placement: Local and Global Careers10 units
HUMA2500Introduction to Digital Humanities10 units
SOCA2020Society, Space and Power10 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 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. The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree allows students to further develop their specific areas of interest.


Additional information

All students can access free academic skills and support provided by Academic Learning Support through the Pathways and Academic Learning Support Centre.

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.


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.