Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

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*International students who are offshore (outside of Australia) should contact USC International to discuss their study options.

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Combine your love of science and the arts

A combined arts and science degree provides you with a strong scientific base and powerful communication talents. Choose from more than 20 specialisations in a wide range of areas including humanities, social sciences and science with the flexibility to tailor you own studies.

Study location
  • Sunshine Coast
CRICOS code
022808M
Commence
Semester 1 or Semester 2
Program length (full-time)
4 years
Annual tuition fee 2020
A$26,000
Estimated total tuition fee *
A$104,000
Footnotes
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2020 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
  • Please note that not all study components and/or combinations of study components included in this program may be able to be completed in the minimum duration. Please contact the Program Coordinator.
Study location QTAC code
  • Sunshine Coast 014001
Minimum selection threshold
ATAR - 54.55 OP - 18 Rank - 64
USC program code
SA301
Commence
Semester 1 or Semester 2
Duration
4 years full time or equivalent part time
Study mode
Blended Learning
Recommended prior study
English; Maths B or C; at least one of the sciences, preferably Chemistry
Total courses
32
Total units
384
Footnotes
  • Please note that not all study components and/or combinations of study components included in this program may be able to be completed in the minimum duration. Please contact the Program Coordinator.

This degree is designed to build your scientific knowledge coupled with strong communication and critical thinking skills. When you graduate, you'll have diverse career choices in research institutes, planning agencies, public relations and management in industries related to technology, production and the environment.

In this program you will:

  • Choose from a wide range of major and minors that spark your interests and ambitions - for example, combine your interests in community work and public health, environment and heritage and environmental science, and many more
  • Earn two degrees in areas you're passionate about
  • Develop a niche skill set that sets you apart from other graduates
  • Gain work experience and make industry contacts through work-integrated learning courses
Majors

Arts majors: A broad range of arts majors are available from disciplines in social sciences, communication and languages. Please refer to Program Structure.

Science majors: Biology; Biotechnology; Chemistry; Ecology; Mathematics.

Please note that not all study components and/or combinations of study components included in this program may be able to be completed in the minimum duration. Please contact the Program Coordinator if you require written confirmation prior to accepting a place in this program.

Career opportunities

Refer to Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science.

Membership

Eligibility for memberships depends on areas of specialisation.

What will I study?

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The recommended study sequence ONLY represents the CURRENT program structure. Students MUST follow their commencing structure and use this recommended study sequence to guide enrolment.

Program structure

Total units:

Study sequence

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