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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science

Course code Y48

This double degree provides students a foundation in disciplines in the fields of health and science, together with the opportunity for in-depth study in the humanities.

The course enables students to succeed in science in today's rapidly changing society, and will broaden their understanding of themselves, their community and the larger world. This is a challenging educational program leading to a degree which is internationally recognised in the global marketplace.

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Entry requirements

70 Indicative ATAR

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

Y48

Fees

Commonwealth supported - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $7,500

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Duration

4 years full-time or part-time equivalent

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Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

See Course Entry for further information.

Course code

Y48

CRICOS code

074065D

Fees

International onshore - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $29,850

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Duration

4 years full-time

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Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

See Course Details for further information.

Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley

Semester 1: Study part-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley

Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley

Semester 2: Study part-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley

Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley

Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup, Mount Lawley

Course Structure

Students are required to complete: 16 Arts units, comprising of 4 Core Arts units and a 12-unit Arts Major; plus 16 Science units, comprising of two 8-unit Science Majors.

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
CCA1108Communications and Digital Technology15
HMN1112Ideas, Images and Information: Taking the Humanities to the World15
HMN1114Gods, Gossip and Genes: An Exploration of Being Human15
CCA3111Preparation for Professional Life15
Unit from Majorx 12 Arts Major Unit180
Note: CCA3111 must be completed in the final semester of study.
Unit from Majorx 8 Science Major Unit120
Unit from Majorx 8 Science Major Unit (Second Major)120

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For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

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Majors you can study in this course

Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply an international perspective and a global outlook to industry.
  2. Apply creative thinking and innovation to generate and evaluate complex ideas and provide sustainable solutions to contemporary challenges.
  3. Collaborate in team project settings to produce measurable outcomes and evaluate team processes.
  4. Demonstrate cross-cultural awareness, including Indigenous cultural competence in a range of professional contexts.
  5. Obtain, analyse and interpret information using trans literacy skills, including technology, information literacy and numeracy proficiency.

Fees and Scholarships

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AUD $7,500 *

* Commonwealth supported - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

AUD $29,850 *

* International onshore - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

Scholarships

ECU has a scholarship program that provides many opportunities each year to students undertaking studies here.

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Career Opportunities

This course will provide students with lifelong transferable skills, equipping them for employment in a wide range of professions.

Possible future job titles

Social Researcher, Author, Community Arts Leader, Community Service Professional, Interpreter, Overseas Aid Worker, Public Servant, Tour Officer, Heritage Officer, Government Adviser

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