Course details

CRICOS course code: 009258A

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Discover your world and its context

Be prepared for work as a historian in a globalizing world with USQ’s Bachelor of Arts (History Extended). You will engage with world-systems theory, international relations, and globalization, and study specific events with a focus on their global significance.

Through critical thinking and real-world application, you will learn to piece together information from the past and apply it to current events and issues. You will develop a deep understanding of the historical emergence of the modern international system, as well as the ability to investigate key issues confronting global politics today.

Career outcomes

As a graduate you will have the skills required for a career in librarianship, museum consultancy, archival work, media, public service and (with further study) teaching.

Other majors

Other majors for the Bachelor of Arts: Anthropology, Archaeology, Anthropology and Archaeology Extended, Contemporary International Studies Extended, Contemporary Media Studies, Creative and Critical Writing, English Literature, English Literature Extended, History, Indigenous Studies, International Relations, Journalism Studies, Journalism Extended, Legal Studies, Public Relations Studies and Social Justice Studies.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 25,600 Per Year Read more3,270 for unit fee
Start date: Expected February 2021
Expected July 2021
Duration: 3 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Toowoomba Campus
487-535 West Street Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 25,600 Per Year Read more3,270 for unit fee
Start date: Expected February 2021
Expected July 2021
Duration: 3 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

USQ Springfield Campus

37 Sinnathamby Boulevard
Brisbane Queensland 4300
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 22,880 Per Year Read more2,860 for unit fee
Start date: 16 November 2020
Duration: 3 years or part-time equivalent
Study mode: Self study / online (without attendance)
Address

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Toowoomba Campus
487-535 West Street Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia

Entry criteria

Applicant must have Australian year 12 level or equivalent.

Students from different country must have qualifications equivalent to Australia.

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic only) - 6.0 (or better) (no component lower than 5.5); TOEFL (paper based) - 550 (or better) (with a minimum Test of Written English Score of TWE 4.5); TOEFL (electronic or computer based) - 213 (or better) (with essay rating of at least 4.5); TOEFL (internet based) - 80 (or better) (with 19 minimum in all bands); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 50 (or better) (with no communicative score less than 50); Cambridge English Scale Scores for FCE, CAE and CPE3 - Cambridge English: First (FCE) with a score of 169 or above. No less than 162 in each skill.

Address

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Toowoomba Campus
487-535 West Street Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia