1 James Cook Drive Townsville Queensland 4814
CRICOS course code: 010346B
Level of study: Bachelor's Degrees
What to expect
Learn from world-class lecturers and experience small, friendly classes and personalised support. Practical work placements ensure you are work-ready when you graduate. Depending on your chosen major, you may also have the opportunity to experience an overseas placement.
This three-year full-time degree is highly flexible and allows you to explore areas of study that focus on your strengths while giving you opportunity to diversify. The course is also available part-time.
You will study a selection of core subjects and your preferred major. Each major provides you with in-depth knowledge in that study area. You can choose either a second major or two minors, which can complement your studies or broaden your area of expertise.
The JCU Bachelor of Arts offers fourteen majors to choose from. Not all majors are available at every campus.
The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree is available for high-achieving students. It consists of extra study and the development of a personal research project and thesis. An Honours degree is usually essential for entry to research higher degrees.
JCU Bachelor of Arts graduates have a diverse range of skills with many career choices.
Your career options vary depending on what majors you select. You could work in areas such as arts and design, media and communications, research, conservation, or community.
As a JCU Arts graduate, you could take on roles like anthropologist, archaeologist, journalist, public relations officer, policy advisor, psychologist, criminologist, community development officer, or historian.
Course learning outcomes
On successful completion of the Bachelor of Arts, graduates will be able to:
This course is also available to study on JCU Singapore campus (Commencing: March, July, November).
Online study is only available to off-shore students.
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James Cook UniversityDouglas campus
Cairns City campus36 Shields Street
Smithfield Campus14-88 McGregor Road
Townsville City CampusCity Arcade, 383 Flinders Street
Students are required to complete academic qualification of Australia grade 12 or equivalent. Entry requirements may vary from country to country.
Course pre-requisites: English (4,SA).
IELTS - 6.0 (no component lower than 6.0); TOEFL (internet based) - 74 (no component less than 18); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 52 (no component less than 52); C1 Advanced / C2 Proficiency: 169 (no component less than 169).