Overview

Combine your passions in the arts, humanities and social sciences with an understanding of business principles and practical management.

This double degree provides you with the depth of the Bachelor of Arts, along with an especially designed Business Studies component that introduces you to key concepts and approaches in business and management.

Program Code

3444

UAC Code

422050

CRICOS Code

077868M

Total units of credit (UOC)

144

Campus

Kensington

Indicative Enrolments

275

Majors

  • Arts and Social Sciences
  • Asian Studies
  • Australian Studies
  • Chinese Studies
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminology
  • Development Studies
  • English
  • Environmental Humanities
  • European Studies
  • Film Studies
  • French Studies
  • Geography
  • German Studies
  • History
  • Indigenous Studies
  • Indonesian Studies
  • International Relations
  • Italian Studies
  • Japanese Studies
  • Korean Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Media, Culture and Technology
  • Modern Greek Studies
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Politics
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Psychology
  • Sociology and Anthropology
  • Spanish and Latin American Studies
  • Theatre and Performance Studies
  • Women's and Gender Studies

Minors

  • Art History & Theory
  • Greek studies
  • Indonesian Studies
  • Italian Studies
  • Psycology
  • Women's & Gender Studies

Business Courses

Our students develop foundations in Business through the following core courses:

  • Accounting & Financial Management (1A)
  • Microeconomics (1)
  • Marketing Fundamentals
  • Managing Organisations & People
  • Business and Law

You will also gain additional Business insight and develop your capacities through elective courses in marketing, business law and management.

Degree Structure

Degree Handbook

Double degree options

Career Opportunities

  • Business consulting,
  • marketing and communications,
  • strategy,
  • research,
  • policy and international affairs. Your choice of major and minor will help to shape your career options.

Vocational placements

As a student in Arts and Business you have the option to enrol in a degree credit Vocational Placement (Internship) Course.

The program provides an exciting opportunity to put theory into practice and gain valuable professional experience.

Overseas exchange program

Why not spend a term overseas at a partner university and receive credit towards your Arts and Business degree at UNSW?

UNSW has over 200 partner universities in over 38 countries which means you can experience living, studying and travelling in a new country.

Honours

A one year honours program is available for high achieving students in the Bachelor of Arts and Business.

Honours is an intensive study program that provides the opportunity to engage in specialised and extended research, to further develop research and analytical skills and expand graduate options.

Assumed Knowledge

Mathematics

Entry requirements

2019 Lowest ATAR 1

78.25

2019 Lowest Selection Rank 2

88.00

2020 Guaranteed Entry 3

90.00

2019 A levels 4

15

2019 IB Diploma 5

32

2019 QLD OP 6

7

1. 2019 Lowest ATAR

The 2019 Lowest ATAR is the lowest ATAR (before adjustment factors were applied) to which an offer was made. Where <5 is listed, this indicates that less than 5 ATAR-based offers were made and so the score has not been published. N/A indicates no offers were made on the basis of ATAR.

2. 2019 Lowest Selection Rank

The 2019 Lowest Selection Rank (LSR) is the adjusted rank (ATAR plus adjustment factors) you would have needed to gain entry to this degree in 2019.

3. 2020 Guaranteed Entry

Find more information on Guaranteed Entry here.

4. 2019 A levels

Information on how A levels are calculated can be found here.

5. 2019 IB Diploma

The 2019 IB Diploma is an indication of the IB you would have needed to gain entry to this degree in 2019. It is to be used as a guide only.

6. 2019 QLD OP

QLD OP is an indication of the OP you would have needed to gain entry to this degree in 2019. It is to be used as a guide only.

How to apply

Applications for undergraduate study from domestic students (Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holders and New Zealand citizens) are processed by the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

Visit the ‘Apply’ section of the UAC website and you can nominate up to five degrees in order of preference, with the first being your most desired degree and university.

On-time applications for admission usually close at the end of September each year for Term 1 admission. Late applications can be submitted, but a late fee will apply. For study starting in Term 1, the majority of offers are made in December and January.

Visit the UAC website for key dates for admission outside of Term 1.

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Fees

Indicative First Year Fee

$8,762*

Commonwealth Supported Place – multiple Student Contribution Bands may apply for this double degree. See single degrees for the applicable fee bands.

*The student contribution for a Commonwealth Supported Place is an indication only of the amount payable in Year 1 based on a standard full-time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). The actual student contribution you will be liable for depends on your individual program of study and the calendar year in which you enrol. Actual fees are calculated upon enrolment. Student contribution amounts are subject to annual review by the University and may increase each year during your studies (subject to caps determined by the Australian Government), effective at the start of each calendar year.

The indicative fees listed here are based on an estimated average and are for tuition only – other fees and charges are not included.

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