What will I learn?

Communication and critical thinking are key to thriving in the media industry. Studying Arts will help you develops these skills, as well as broadening your knowledge base and building creative networks.

You’ll emerge from this double degree with more to say, and equip with the tools needed to reach audiences.

What will you do?

Choose from South Australia’s widest range of arts majors.
Build advanced creative and social skills.
Immerse yourself in digital and interactive media, writing, research, reporting, storytelling, radio and video production.
Get industry experience with major media networks and outlets.

Potential careers

Advertising Officer, Market Researcher, Marketer / Marketing Manager, Animator, Anthropologist, Art Director, Arts Administrator, Author, Ministerial Adviser, Multimedia / Web Designer, Brand Marketer, Communications Officer, Community Development Officer, Parliamentary Adviser, Computer Game Designer, Curator, Data Analyst, Policy Adviser, Political Adviser, Producer, Development Officer, Production Assistant, ...

Areas of Specialisation

Students can study from the following areas under their Bachelor of Arts program:

Anthropology, Art History and Visual Cultures, Asian Studies, Australian Studies, Chinese Studies, Classics, Creative Writing, Criminology, Cultural Studies, Digital Humanities, Economics, Education, English, French Studies, Gender Studies, Geography Environment and Population, German Studies, History, Indigenous Knowledge’s and Society, Indonesian Studies, International Development, Italian Studies, Japanese Studies, Linguistics, Mathematical Sciences, Media, Modern Greek Studies, Music, Philosophy, Politics and International Relations, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish Studies

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Arts

CRICOS

052492M

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
A$33,500.00 (US$ 22,884) per year

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

Application deadline

Expected December 2019

More details

Start date

2 March 2020, 27 July 2020

Venue

The University of Adelaide (UoA)

North Terrace Campus,

UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE,

South Australia,

5005, ADELAIDE, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students are required to successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification. United Entrance Certificate (UEC) 5. IELTS: Overall 6.5; Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing - 6; TOEFL Internet-based: Overall 79, Reading and Listening: 13, Speaking 18, Writing 21; Pearson – Overall 58, Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing - 50 and Cambridge - Overall 176, Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing – 169.

For international students

Students are required to complete Secondary School Qualifications equivalent to Australian Year 12.

Entry requirements vary from country to country.

IELTS: Overall band score of 6.5 and Band score of 6 in all bands; TOEFL Paper-based: total score of 577 with a minimum of 4.5 in the Test of Written English (TWE) or Internet-based: total score of 79 with a minimum of 21 in Writing, 18 in Speaking and 13 in Reading and Listening; Pearson Test of English (Academic) overall score of 58 and Skills profile of no less than 50 in all skills; and Cambridge English-Advanced (CAE): Overall score of 176 and Individual score of 169 in all skills.

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Pathways options

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • The University of Adelaide College
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About this uni

The University of Adelaide works alongside governments, businesses, and other universities across Asia, Europe and North America.

  • Based in South Australia.
  • Ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world.
  • Member of Australia’s research-intensive Group of Eight.
  • Top 10 on The Economist’s list of world’s most liveable cities