What will I learn?

The Bachelor of Arts is your ultimate springboard into a wide range of careers and further study options.

The Bachelor of Arts will equip you with a range of specialised and transferable skills that are highly sought after by employers: creative thinking, respect for multiple perspectives, and the ability to work effectively in a team environment.

Chinese is the most-spoken language in the world and is the fastest growing choice for language study. Learning the language gives you the opportunity to expand your horizon to the East. It is also the perfect chance to challenge yourself and reach a new level of satisfaction in your life.

The Chinese program is geared towards the practical use of Chinese language and takes a holistic approach to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. It caters for students with a wide range of language proficiency levels; from beginner to advanced.

China is an ancient civilisation and undeniably one of the world's largest economic powers today. Australia’s links to China are not only fascinating and complex, but critical to our country's economic and social future.

What careers relate to Chinese?

Graduates from our Chinese program have worked for the Australian government in Shanghai, non-governmental organisations in Beijing, successfully applied for competitive scholarships in China and Taiwan, and pursued postgraduate study at universities in the region. With demonstrable language skills in Chinese, you can enhance any career and open doors for employment overseas.

Become an effective global citizen with a better understanding of the fundamental changes taking place in this dynamic region of the world. Demonstrate you have developed skills in intercultural understanding, communication and team work, independent research and leadership – all skills sought after by employers anywhere.

Advocacy and counselling

Arts and heritage
Communications and public relations
Education
Linguistics
Finance
Foreign relations and international aid

Healthcare and healthcare ethics
Historian
Interpreter or translator
Journalism and publishing
Law
Manager in private and public enterprises
Marketing and advertising

Politics and public policy-making
Psychology
Public health and welfare
Researcher
Trade and foreign exchange
Tourism and travel operator
Writer

Which department am I in?

College of Arts, Law and Education

CRICOS

001694A

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
A$31,950.00 (17,10,385) per year
AUD $99,244 for the entire course

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

21 February 2022, 11 July 2022

Venue

University of Tasmania

Hobart Campus,

Churchill Avenue,

SANDY BAY,

Tasmania,

7005, HOBART, Australia

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
A$31,950.00 (17,10,385) per year
AUD $99,244 for the entire course

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

21 February 2022, 11 July 2022

Venue

Launceston Campus

Newnham Drive, Newnham,

LAUNCESTON,

Tasmania,

7250, LAUNCESTON, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Admission to undergraduate courses at the University of Tasmania requires qualifications equivalent to the 12th year of schooling in Australia. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic) - 6.0 (no individual band less than 5.5); TOEFL (IBT) 72 (no skill below: Reading 10; Listening 9; Speaking 16; Writing 19); PTE Academic 50 with no score lower than 42; UTAS Access-English Level 6 - 60% (no individual score less than 55%); Cambridge CAE (Certificate of Advanced English) - B Grade; Cambridge CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English) - C Grade; Cambridge BEC (Business English Certificate) Higher - C Grade.

For international students

Admission to undergraduate courses at the University of Tasmania requires qualifications equivalent to the 12th year of schooling in Australia.

Most of our undergraduate programs have the following English language requirements.

IELTS (Academic) - 6.0 (no individual band less than 5.5)

TOEFL (iBT) 72 (no skill below: Reading 10; Listening 9; Speaking 16; Writing 19)

PTE Academic 50 with no score lower than 42

UTAS Access-English Level 6 - 60% (no individual score less than 55%)

Cambridge CAE (Certificate of Advanced English) - B Grade

Cambridge CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English) - C Grade

Cambridge BEC (Business English Certificate) Higher - C Grade

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About University of Tasmania (UTAS)

The University of Tasmania is an excellent choice for international students with its quality education and unparalleled student life.

  • Australia’s premier university for teaching excellence
  • Teaching & research in state-of-the-art facilities
  • Students can benefit from its industry connections
  • Among global top two per cent of universities