Explore the Bachelor of Arts

Discover the exciting journey of a Bachelor of Arts and equip yourself for the changing future of work.

About the Bachelor of Arts

Study society, people, cultures, and ideas. The BA gives you a framework to understand the world and shape it for the better.

Arts students are analytical and curious thinkers, equipped with the skills for our fast-changing workforce. With a BA you can pursue something you're passionate about. 

Essential information

Time: 3 years (fulltime) 


  • Over 35 subjects avaliable 
  • Major in two subjects  
  • Take elective classes from several other subjects 
  • Subjects include: Criminology, English, History, Languages, Politics and Psychology. 

Skills you learn 

  • Creative problem-solving 
  • Critical thinking and analysis 
  • Effective communication 
  • Flexible working 
  • Research and evaluation 

Career paths

A BA equips you with an adaptable, forward-thinking mindset and offers career opportunities in a range of industries, including: 

  • Advertising and marketing
  • Archaeology
  • Business and management
  • Communications and publicity
  • International development
  • Policy and government
  • Media and journalism
  • Museums, cultural heritage and research

Combine with another degree

You can study Arts alongside another degree with the University's conjoint programme. Good combinations include:

  • Communication  
  • Commerce 
  • Global Studies 
  • Law