The basic requirements for the degree are:
Single Mode (144 UOC) made up of:
- A home major stream (60 UOC)
- At least a minor stream (24 UOC)
- Arts and Social Sciences Prescribed Electives (24 UOC)
- Free Electives (24 UOC)
- General Education (12 UOC)
This degree can be combined with Advanced Mathematics (Hons), Advanced Science (Hons), Art Theory,
Commerce, Computer Science, Economics, Education (Secondary),
Engineering (Hons), Environmental Management, Fine Arts, Law, Medical
Studies/Doctor of Medicine, Music, Science, Social Work (Hons), Media
(Communication & Journalism), Media (PR & Advertising), Media (Screen
& Sound Production).
- Advocacy and campaign strategist
- Business consultant
- International affairs specialist
- Museum and gallery curator
As a student in Arts & Social Sciences you have the option to enrol in a degree credit internship course.
Our internship program provides an exciting opportunity for arts students to put theory into practice and gain valuable professional experience.
Overseas exchange program
You don't have to choose between overseas travel and study - you can do both! Spend a term overseas at a partner university and receive credit towards your Bachelor of Arts degree at UNSW. UNSW has over 200 partner universities in over 38 countries.
A year-long honours program is available for high achieving students in the Bachelor of Arts.
Honours is an intensive study program that provides the opportunity to engage in specialised research, to further develop analytical skills and expand your graduate options.
Find Your Career Match
At UNSW Arts & Social Sciences we want you to love what you do - and that means choosing a degree that will help you secure a job you love.
Find out which careers suit your personality type best and how we can help you get there.