The Bachelor of Arts at The University of Melbourne offers a wide range of study options across three years of the degree. Learn more about our study areas and the opportunities for further graduate study...
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An honours year allows you to deepen the knowledge gained from your BA. You will focus your skills on an exciting piece of original research. More information...
A course for motivated and aspiring Indigenous students who have not obtained direct entry into the Bachelor of Arts. More information...
Find about about the Bachelor of Arts from the Open Day 2016 general information session; Breadth Studies; Political Science / International Relations; Diploma in Languages; Media and Communications; Psychology; Criminology major; Law and Justice minor; Graduate school information sessions. More information...
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Develop your creative and critical thinking, and learn from the best. The BA offers a flexible approach to studying the humanities, social sciences and languages.
The BA offers over 30 areas of study. Asian studies, European languages, communications, philosophy and political science are examples of many.
Get more out of your degree by learning a new language or studying abroad. Get hands-on experience through internships and fieldwork.
The BA is a three-year (full-time) course that offers the unique flexibility to choose your major(s) and/or minor. View examples of how you can structure your course.
Our students go on to a variety of careers including media, creative arts, law, education and more! Focus your career through graduate studies or single subjects.
Be on your way to a world-class academic experience whether you are a domestic or international student. Visit the Future Students website to find out how to apply.
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Bachelor of Arts