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International entry requirement

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

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

Combination of Online and Face to Face

Duration

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

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

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Duration

4 years full-time.

Mode of delivery

Combination of Online and Face to Face

UON program code: 40124
CRICOS code: 095148E

Studies of Religion (minor only)

Study Studies of Religion (minor only) at UON

A Studies of Religion Minor offers the unique opportunity to explore life's big questions concerning knowledge, reality, ethics, politics and religion. Within this minor you will undertake compulsory courses introducing you to a broad variety of issues, then select courses in Studies of Religion.

Studies of Religion courses cover:Major in Philosophy and Religion at the University of Newcastle

  • the history of religion
  • religious literature
  • beliefs of religion
  • religious practices; and
  • principal world religions from antiquity to the present day

Along the way you will learn critical thinking skills that can be applied to all facets of life. You'll learn how to push further and ask deeper questions, gaining new perspectives across religion and how this can impact individuals, communities and societies.


Careers in religion

Graduates in Studies of Religion are valued in the workforce for their written and verbal communication skills, their breadth of vision, their historical, cultural and religious sensitivity, as well as their ability to think critically and logically.

As a Bachelor of Arts graduate with a minor in Studies of Religion, employment in a range of sectors may include: research and education; public service administration; community welfare; media and publishing; diplomatic services; and political advisory work.


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