Australian Catholic University

Introduction

The Australian Catholic University


ACU is The Australian Catholic University, a public university funded by the Australian Government and open to students and staff of all beliefs.

ACU hassix campuses in Australia and offer programs throughout Australia and overseas.Students enjoy the benefits of small, friendly campuses and small class sizes, and have direct access to highly qualified lecturers and quality student support services.ACU campuses are located in Brisbane (Queensland), North Sydney and Strathfield, (New South Wales), Canberra (ACT), Ballarat and Melbourne (Victoria).

Quality Innovative Teaching


ACU has an established reputation for quality and innovative teaching with specialist undergraduate and postgraduate education in disciplines including arts, business, business information systems, information technology, education, educational leadership, environmental science, exercise science, midwifery, music, nursing, paramedicine, psychology, philosophy, social sciences, social work, theology, religious education and visual arts and design.

Rigorous Intellectual Scholarship and Ethics


ACU is dedicated to rigorous intellectual scholarship and the individual's pursuit of truth and academic freedom. Its ethos is derived from Christian values and the Catholic intellectual tradition, and our core concern is with ethics in all fields of endeavour. In all its courses the University empowers students with a strong sense of social responsibility and concern for the moral and ethical dimensions of their study and their professional and personal lives.

Highly Employable Graduates


ACU’s graduates are high achievers and enjoy one of the best rates of employment in Australia (Source: Graduate Careers Council of Australia). Many find jobs using their professional skills before they have graduated.

Why should you choose ACU?

The most important thing when deciding which university to attend is to choose a university that offers the course that most interests you and meets your career goals.

The Graduate Experience

ACU graduates are high achievers and enjoy one of the best rates of employment in Australia. Many of our graduates find job using their professional skills before they have graduated.

Get the Best Job and Qualify for Life

ACU can provide you with an education so you not only qualify for your dream career, but you qualify for life.

Opportunities for Early Achievers

ACU also recognises that you are worth more than just your score and we offer early entrance into university for school leavers and non-school leavers through our Early Achievers Program.

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Bachelor

Bachelor of Commerce

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

This course prepares students for entry-level employment and future managerial positions. [+]

Bachelor of Commerce

 

This course prepares students for entry-level employment and future managerial positions. It develops understanding of, and proficiency in, the principles of business required in a variety of commercial, industrial and service organisations including agencies across all levels of government, and a variety of non-profit bodies. Major areas of study include accounting, financial services, commercial law, human resource management, international business, information systems, management, marketing and occupational health, safety and environment, supply chain management.

 

The Bachelor of Commerce has a common first year undertaken by all students which introduces the various major fields of study. Students select their majors from second year.... [-]


Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) - Manila

Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Philippines Manila

Study an Accounting degree with an advantage! The ACU Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) equips you to practice your profession in both Australia and the Philippines. [+]

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) - Manila

 

The Australian Catholic University, in partnership with Australian Institute of Higher Education, is offering the opportunity to gain a world-recognised Australian Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree in the Philippines.

 

Based in the Makati Stock Exchange in Ayala Avenue, the Australian Catholic University program offers students access to study options, including completing their professionally recognised degree program in Manila or transferring to study at one of three ACU campuses in Australia.

 

 

Course Description

 

ACU's Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree prepares students for entry-level employment and future managerial positions.... [-]


Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

Campus Full time Part time 1 year January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

A one-year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in... [+]

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

 

A one-year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies and allows the students to develop their research discipline under the supervision of staff with the relevant expertise.

 

This course prepares students for entry-level employment and future managerial positions. It develops understanding of, and proficiency in, the principles of business required in a variety of commercial, industrial and service organisations including agencies across all levels of government, and a variety of non-profit bodies. Major areas of study include accounting, financial services, commercial law, human resource management, international business, information systems, management, marketing and occupational health, safety and environment, supply chain management.... [-]


Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Global Studies

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Sydney Melbourne + 2 more

Dual degree for high achieving students that combines Global Studies and its social, political, economic and cultural elements with international study or an internship. [+]

Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Global Studies

 

Dual degree for high achieving students that combines Global Studies and its social, political, economic and cultural elements with international study or an internship. Students will also gain essential management skills by studying core business competencies, leadership and the ethics of values-based management and have the opportunity to focus on a major area of commerce.

 

Dual degree for high achieving students that combines Global Studies and its social, political, economic and cultural elements with international study or an internship. Students will also gain essential management skills by studying core business competencies, leadership and the ethics of values-based management and have the opportunity to focus on a major area of commerce.... [-]


Bachelor of Counselling

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne + 2 more

The Bachelor of Counselling provides the theoretical and practical skills and competencies to enable graduates to engage effectively in the work of counselling in a range of professional fields. [+]

Bachelor of Counselling

 

Qualify with theoretical insights and practical competencies in counselling and develop an understanding of yourself, community, society and ethical practice, which will enable you to play a creative role in a number of community-based settings.

 

The Bachelor of Counselling provides the theoretical and practical skills and competencies to enable graduates to engage effectively in the work of counselling in a range of professional fields. This course offers you an opportunity to think critically, informed by your study and your own personal development, of the importance of counselling interventions in a complex and pluralistic society.... [-]


Bachelor of Creative Arts

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

Qualify as an articulate and innovative professional with a broad understanding and appreciation of the humanities, arts and social sciences that enrich our culture. [+]

Bachelor of Creative Arts

 

Qualify as an articulate and innovative professional with a broad understanding and appreciation of the humanities, arts and social sciences that enrich our culture. You will be valued as an employee because of your ability to think systematically and critically, to gather and evaluate evidence from many sources, to communicate clearly and to apply ethical principles to decision making.

 

Students are encouraged to undertake approved study overseas as part of their course.

 

The Bachelor of Creative Arts combines theory with extensive practical knowledge. The aim of the course is to prepare students to fill key creative roles in industries such as the performing arts, communication, music, film and multi-media, drama, visual arts and related fields of education. Students complete major studies in drama, literature, media, music, or the visual arts and may choose a minor study in communication. Students are encouraged to actively engage with the community through the creative arts so that they enter the workforce with documented experience and evidence of their creative capabilities and achievements.... [-]


Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney Canberra Ballarat Brisbane + 5 more

This course is designed to develop both teachers for early childhood settings and generalist primary teachers with particular strengths in literacy, mathematics, science and religious education. [+]

Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)

 

Qualify with a highly respected degree in education and build skills in the national priorities of literacy, numeracy, science and technology. You will also have the opportunity to specialise in religious education and in other education areas, such as early childhood education.

 

Placements in a variety of educational settings from early childhood centres and schools are offered from the first year of the program.

 

This course is designed to develop both teachers for early childhood settings and generalist primary teachers with particular strengths in literacy, mathematics, science and religious education. The course includes studies in early childhood specialties preparing teachers for practice in early childhood education. Students can select a study pattern to meet the requirement to teach in Catholic, independent and government schools.... [-]


Bachelor of Education (Primary)

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Ballarat Brisbane Canberra Melbourne Sydney + 5 more

This course is designed to develop generalist primary teachers with particular strengths in literacy, mathematics, science and religious education... [+]

Bachelor of Education (Primary)

 

Qualify to teach in primary schools in Catholic, government and independent settings. You can choose to specialise in religious education and other education areas such as teaching in the early years.

 

 

Description

 

This course is designed to develop generalist primary teachers with particular strengths in literacy, mathematics, science and religious education who meet the requirements to teach in Catholic, independent and government schools.

 

The course aims to produce teachers who continue to think deeply and critically about the ends and means of education and the social, political and cultural contexts that shape schools. It will produce teachers who will continue to grow professionally, and who are committed to working justly and collaboratively to make a positive difference in the lives of their students, shaping a more just and equitable society.... [-]


Bachelor of Environmental Science

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Sydney + 1 more

The Bachelor of Environmental Science develops effective technological and communication skills to work collaboratively with employers, colleagues and the community. [+]

Bachelor of Environmental Science

 

Qualify equipped with effective technological, communication and practical competence in the scientific, social, ethical, and legal dimensions of environmental science.

 

This course educates students to contribute to the monitoring and management of processes and activities that affect the environment. The course provides students with understanding and practical competence in the scientific, social, ethical and legal dimensions of the practice of environmental science.

 

The Bachelor of Environmental Science develops effective technological and communication skills to work collaboratively with employers, colleagues and the community.... [-]


Bachelor of Environmental Science (Honours)

Campus Full time Part time 1 year January 2017 Australia Sydney + 1 more

A one year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies. [+]

Bachelor of Environmental Science (Honours)

 

A one year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies.

 

This course educates students to contribute to the monitoring and management of processes and activities that affect the environment. The course provides students with understanding and practical competence in the scientific, social, ethical and legal dimensions of the practice of environmental science.

 

The Bachelor of Environmental Science develops effective technological and communication skills to work collaboratively with employers, colleagues and the community.... [-]


Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Sydney Brisbane Melbourne + 3 more

This course will enable students to meet the professional requirements for membership with Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA) and prepare for a career in exercise and sports science. [+]

Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science

 

This course will enable students to meet the professional requirements for membership with Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA) and prepare for a career in exercise and sports science. Students will acquire a comprehensive understanding of the processes and mechanisms underlying exercise assessment and prescription in a diverse range of people from the chronically ill to elite athletes.

 

The Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science course aims to produce graduates with a strong understanding of the processes and mechanisms underlying exercise assessment and prescription in a diverse range of populations from the chronically ill to elite athletes and with the capacity to apply knowledge and skills in an ethical, fair and respectful manner.... [-]


Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science (Honours)

Campus Full time Part time 1 year January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

The course is designed to provide an in-depth academic program in the discipline of Exercise Science. [+]

Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science (Honours)

 

The course is designed to provide an in-depth academic program in the discipline of Exercise Science. It will enable students to reflect upon processes needed to apply, explain, control and practice complex human performance behaviours. Further it will provide the opportunity to develop skills in undertaking research and to prepare for higher degree studies at the master's and doctoral level.

 

 

Career Paths

 

Graduates can work as health and fitness consultants, exercise scientists, sports scientists, sports coaches, and exercise physiologists*.

*After completing a Graduate Diploma... [-]


Bachelor of Human Resource Management

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

The Bachelor of Human Resource Management is designed to provide the knowledge and transferable skills necessary to manage and sustain organisational human resources. [+]

Bachelor of Human Resource Management

 

Qualify equipped with the knowledge and transferable skills necessary to tackle complex problems, make ethical decisions and manage and sustain organisational human resources.

 

The Bachelor of Human Resource Management is designed to provide the knowledge and transferable skills necessary to manage and sustain organisational human resources. This is achieved through innovative teaching and learning strategies that will demonstrate how to enhance organisational capabilities and assist the achievement of an organisation's goals in an efficient and effective manner.

 

The degree seeks to strategically integrate various HRM processes such as recruitment, selection and retention, learning and development, managing diversity, work/life balance, inclusiveness, workplace relations, negotiation, occupational health and safety, globalisation, innovation, remuneration, and employee engagement. The focus of this degree is on student-centred learning experiences which encourage active engagement in real case scenarios, including ethical dilemmas and visions for the future.... [-]


Bachelor of Human Resource Management (Honours)

Campus Full time Part time 1 year January 2017 Australia Brisbane Sydney Melbourne + 3 more

A one-year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in... [+]

Bachelor of Human Resource Management (Honours)

 

A one-year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies and allows the students to develop their research discipline under the supervision of staff with the relevant expertise.

 

The Bachelor of Human Resource Management is designed to provide the knowledge and transferable skills necessary to manage and sustain organisational human resources. This is achieved through innovative teaching and learning strategies that will demonstrate how to enhance organisational capabilities and assist the achievement of an organisation's goals in an efficient and effective manner.... [-]


Bachelor of Inclusive Education and Disability Studies

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Sydney + 1 more

This course provides the opportunity for students to prepare for a career in disability or human service management. It also provides a pathway to school teaching qualifications and special education. [+]

Bachelor of Inclusive Education and Disability Studies

 

Qualify with a holistic view of disability and the social structures that influence learning and development for people with a disability. This includes theoretical frameworks for understanding disability, social justice and empowerment, advocacy, influence of disability on learning, social dynamics and positive behaviour support. This is one of the few opportunities you have to take a university course in this area.

 

This course provides the opportunity for students to prepare for a career in disability or human service management. It also provides a pathway to school teaching qualifications and special education.... [-]


Bachelor of Information Technology

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Sydney + 1 more

The Bachelor of Information Technology is designed to build on the skills and experience gained from successful completion of a Diploma or Advanced Diploma in Information Technology. [+]

Bachelor of Information Technology

 

 

This course prepares students for a variety of occupations in computer-based information technology. Emphasis is placed on the role of computer technologies in contemporary organisations. The study of information technology puts a focus on computer hardware and software and involves understanding the processes for analysing, designing, building, testing and implementing compute-based systems to support the needs of individuals, organisations and society. Students learn the analytical and technical skills together with the human and business skills needed in an organisation. Students complete one unit of approved professional experience.... [-]


Bachelor of International Development Studies

Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney + 1 more

International Development Studies (IDS) covers all aspects of reducing poverty and empowering people in developing countries. This new course will equip you [+]

Bachelor of International Development Studies

 

International Development Studies (IDS) covers all aspects of reducing poverty and empowering people in developing countries. This new course will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to work for organisations that try to enhance the lives of some of the world’s poorest people. You will be introduced to a wide range of units relevant to humanitarian and development work, combining the theoretical with the practical. The course brings together units of study on issues concerning the developing world from a values-based perspective, hands-on experience in an international humanitarian or development program plus management units that will give you appropriate skills sought by employers.... [-]


Bachelor of Marketing

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

The Bachelor of Marketing is designed to give students the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed for a stimulating career in marketing. Marketing plays a pivotal role in the success of any business. [+]

Bachelor of Marketing

 

Qualify with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to design, develop, implement and manage effective marketing strategies from an ethical marketing viewpoint.

 

The Bachelor of Marketing is designed to give students the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed for a stimulating career in marketing. Marketing plays a pivotal role in the success of any business. Students develop an understanding of consumer behaviour and the importance of market research and factors to consider when pricing, distributing and promoting products and services in different markets are studied. From this background students learn how to design, develop, implement and manage effective marketing strategies from an ethical marketing viewpoint.... [-]


Bachelor of Marketing (Honours)

Campus Full time Part time 1 year January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

A one-year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in the past studies... [+]

Bachelor of Marketing (Honours)

 

A one-year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in the past studies and allows the students to develop their research discipline under the supervision of staff with the relevant expertise.

 

The Bachelor of Marketing is designed to give students the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed for a stimulating career in marketing. Marketing plays a pivotal role in the success of any business. Students develop an understanding of consumer behaviour and the importance of market research and factors to consider when pricing, distributing and promoting products and services in different markets are studied. From this background students learn how to design, develop, implement and manage effective marketing strategies from an ethical marketing viewpoint. ... [-]


Bachelor of Media Communication

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

The Bachelor of Media Communication degree aims to enable students to understand and acquire the major competencies which characterise those who work in the fields of media and communication. [+]

Bachelor of Media Communication

 

Qualify with skills in a range of media including video, radio and print as well as other areas of communication such as drama, music, literature and visual arts.

 

As a professional you will be ethical in all aspects of practice and provide communication that is socially aware and considerate of a culturally diverse audience.

 

The Bachelor of Media Communication degree aims to enable students to understand and acquire the major competencies which characterise those who work in the fields of media and communication. The course focuses on the development of effective communication skills, including an understanding of the major ethical and institutional issues confronting media communicators through discourse on critical issues and trends in the discipline.... [-]


Bachelor of Psychological Science

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne + 2 more

The Bachelor of Psychological Science course offered at Melbourne and Brisbane provides the necessary knowledge and skills to enable graduates to progress to postgraduate training in psychology. [+]

Bachelor of Psychological Science

 

Qualify with comprehensive understanding of the discipline of psychology, including sound knowledge of behavioural and mental processes and the professional skills to work in a broad range of areas or progress to postgraduate training.

 

The Bachelor of Psychological Science course offered at Melbourne and Brisbane provides the necessary knowledge and skills to enable graduates to progress to postgraduate training in psychology (the next necessary step for career preparation to be a professional psychologist). Potential psychologists require three years of approved undergraduate training before becoming eligible to enter postgraduate study and eventual registration as a psychologist. For those who wish to move in alternative career directions, completion of the Bachelor of Psychological Science degree at Melbourne and Brisbane will offer potential employment in a broad range of areas including counselling, human resources and marketing, child welfare, community work, and education.... [-]


Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

Campus Full time Part time 1 year January 2017 Australia Melbourne Brisbane + 2 more

A one year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies. [+]

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

 

A one year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies.

 

The Bachelor of Psychological Science course offered at Melbourne and Brisbane provides the necessary knowledge and skills to enable graduates to progress to postgraduate training in psychology (the next necessary step for career preparation to be a professional psychologist). Potential psychologists require three years of approved undergraduate training before becoming eligible to enter postgraduate study and eventual registration as a psychologist. For those who wish to move in alternative career directions, completion of the Bachelor of Psychological Science degree at Melbourne and Brisbane will offer potential employment in a broad range of areas including counselling, human resources and marketing, child welfare, community work, and education.... [-]


Bachelor of Social Science

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne + 2 more

The Bachelor of Social Science course provides students with the theoretical insights and practical competencies that will enable them to play a creative role in a variety of public and community-based settings. [+]

Bachelor of Social Science

 

Qualify with theoretical insights and practical competencies in sociology and develop an understanding of yourself, community, society and ethical practice, which will enable you to play a creative role in a number of community-based settings.You will complete a major in sociology together with studies in one or more areas of social science.

 

The Bachelor of Social Science course provides students with the theoretical insights and practical competencies that will enable them to play a creative role in a variety of public and community-based settings. The resources of contemporary psychology and sociology provide crucial theory and practices that enhance the quality of human life and enrich our understanding of the human person. The course offers the opportunity for dialogue between those fields leading to professional competence in the human services sector. The course aims to:... [-]


Bachelor of Social Science (Hong Kong)

Campus Full time Part time January 2017 Hong Kong

The program is specifically designed to enhance students’ academic and practical strengths with a range of advanced skills and knowledge in the area of sociology, counselling and... [+]

Bachelor of Social Science (Hong Kong)

 

Australian Catholic University's (ACU) Bachelor of Social Science program offered in Hong Kong is a one-year part-time study program specifically designed for graduates of the Associate of Social Science in Social Work (ASSSW) of Caritas Institute of Higher Education, CIHE (formerly Caritas Francis Hsu College, CFHC), and is intended as a means to top up the Associate Degree to degree level.

 

The program is specifically designed to enhance students’ academic and practical strengths with a range of advanced skills and knowledge in the area of sociology, counselling and youth issues, thus preparing students with a strong base for progressing their career path as well as for further studies in ACU postgraduate programs: Master of Clinical Counselling or Master of Social Work.... [-]


Bachelor of Social Science (Honours)

Campus Full time Part time 1 year January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne + 2 more

A one year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies. [+]

Bachelor of Social Science (Honours)

 

A one year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies.

 

Candidates studying Honours will have the opportunity to build on the more basic foundations provided by their first three years in the discipline. The fourth year will require study in advanced units in Sociology and will provide students with the opportunity for engaging in research in a setting that encourages systematic reflection upon the methodology and theory being deployed. It is expected that students who meet the required standard in this course will be advantageously placed to go on to higher degrees.... [-]


Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne + 2 more

This program offers students the opportunity to complete an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) accredited sequence in Psychology together with a major in Sociology. [+]

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)

 

This program offers students the opportunity to complete an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) accredited sequence in Psychology together with a major in Sociology. Students will gain a sound understanding of the human person and be prepared for further study to become a practising psychologist or to undertake a range of careers in public and community-based settings.

 

“Specialisation”: An area of special or focused study or sub-discipline within a course, which is recognised on the student’s testamur and transcript. Normally a specialisation consists of not less than one half of the total credit points for the award.... [-]


Bachelor of Social Work

Campus Full time Part time 2 years January 2017 Australia Sydney Brisbane Canberra + 3 more

This course provides an education in social work that is informed by a critical understanding of the social science disciplines and orientated to the professional... [+]

Bachelor of Social Work

 

This course provides an education in social work that is informed by a critical understanding of the social science disciplines and orientated to the professional values and practices in the social work profession. Social work graduates are fully trained highly skilled professionals whose job it is to help people help themselves. The level of specialisation means that career options are broad with significant opportunities in community organisations, social administration, policy formation, social action and program planning.

 

The Bachelor of Social Work course provides an education in social work that is informed by a critical understanding of the social science disciplines and that is oriented to the professional values and practices in the social work profession. This course educates social workers according to the standards set by the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW).... [-]


Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)

Campus Full time Part time 2 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Canberra Sydney + 3 more

The Honours course will equip you with an advanced knowledge of social work theory. You will also develop skills in research design and methods, as well as undertaking research into social work. [+]

Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)

 

The Honours course will equip you with an advanced knowledge of social work theory. You will also develop skills in research design and methods, as well as undertaking research into social work.

 

The course aims to equip students with an advanced knowledge of social work theory and with research design and methods appropriate to social work to enable them to undertake research into social work.

 

 

Applying for Admission

 

A student must have completed 80 cp of the Bachelor of Social Work pass degree or equivalent with at least a credit average, plus academic IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 7.0 in all tests)... [-]


Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood)

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Canberra Sydney + 2 more

This course is designed to develop teachers for early childhood settings with particular strengths in literacy, mathematics, and science. [+]

Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood)

 

This course is designed to develop teachers for early childhood settings with particular strengths in literacy, mathematics, and science. The course includes studies in early childhood specialties preparing teachers for practice in early childhood settings. Students will be engaged in a holistic approach to learning, incorporating a genuine respect of all cultures, religions, traditions and history, and will be assisted in developing an identity nourished by both a spiritual and intellectual sagacity.

 

This course is designed to develop teachers for early childhood settings with particular strengths in literacy, mathematics, and science. The course includes studies in early childhood specialties preparing teachers for practice in early childhood settings.... [-]


Bachelor of Theology

Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia Sydney Brisbane Canberra Melbourne + 3 more

Qualify with insight into the history of the Christian tradition and the breadth of current theological scholarship, as well as a critical and detailed understanding of biblical studies [+]

Bachelor of Theology

 

Qualify with insight into the history of the Christian tradition and the breadth of current theological scholarship, as well as a critical and detailed understanding of biblical studies, Christian thought, Christian practice, philosophy, the liberal arts and the study of non-Christian traditions, allowing for specialisation in some of these areas.

The Bachelor of Theology now includes a stream in the study of religions. This stream, which offers studies in Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Indigenous Spiritualities, ethics and peace studies, and interfaith dialogue, complements the offerings in traditional Christian theology. Students who attain a credit average may apply to do the Master of Social Work offered in Brisbane, Canberra and Strathfield.... [-]


Bachelor of Theology (Honours)

Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 Australia Brisbane Canberra Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

The Honours year includes coursework and the writing of a thesis, allowing students to specialist in a particular area, and equipping them for further study. [+]

Bachelor of Theology (Honours)

 

The Honours year includes coursework and the writing of a thesis, allowing students to specialist in a particular area, and equipping them for further study.

 

 

Description

Students can pursue an in-depth program of studies in scripture, theology and philosophy, or choose a broader-based program that also includes studies in other disciplines, such as liberal arts, business, or psychology. They undertake a critical and detailed examination of Christian thought, practice and philosophy, gaining insight into the history of Christianity, as well as the breadth of current theological scholarship. Students also undertake a unit of Christian Community Experience, which involves active engagement in a context of service. ... [-]


Bachelor of Theology / Bachelor of Global Studies

Online & Campus Combined Full time 4 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney + 1 more

Dual degree for high achieving students that combines Global Studies and its social, political, economic and cultural elements with international study or an internship. [+]

Bachelor of Theology / Bachelor of Global Studies

 

Dual degree for high achieving students that combines Global Studies and its social, political, economic and cultural elements with international study or an internship. Students will also study the Catholic theological tradition enriched by ecumenical and inter-faith perspective and its potential for responding to the demands of the present and the future.

 

Students with a Student Visa will need to complete the program in minimum duration, study at least one subject on-campus each semester and must not undertake more than 25% of the program online.

 

 

Applying for Admission... [-]


Bachelor of Theology / Bachelor of Laws

Online & Campus Combined Full time 5 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney + 1 more

This unique dual degree will provide you with an education in law that is informed by the range of values specific to the Christian tradition, and an education in theology [+]

Bachelor of Theology / Bachelor of Laws

 

This course has a focus on ethical behaviour, social justice and the common good to produce professionally skilled graduates prepared for legal practice with an appreciation of the law’s interaction with theology. This unique dual degree will provide an education in law and theology informed by the values of the Christian tradition and oriented to the professional values and practice of law.

 

This course will equip students with the legal knowledge and practical skills to handle the demands of 21st Century practice. It will develop ethical skills and an appreciation of the law’s interaction with other disciplines as well as its international dimensions.... [-]


Bachelor of Theology/Bachelor of Social Work

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Canberra Sydney + 3 more

The course is designed for people who wish to engage in critical reflection on the churchs theological tradition and its relationship to social work theory and practice. [+]

Bachelor of Theology/Bachelor of Social Work

 

This dual degree aims to provide an education in social work that is informed by the range of values specific to a religious tradition and an education in theology that is oriented to the professional values and practice of the social work profession.

 

The aim of this unique dual degree course is to provide an education in social work that is informed by the range of values specific to religious tradition, and an education in theology that is oriented to the professional values and practice of the social work profession.The course is designed for people who wish to engage in critical reflection on the churchs theological tradition and its relationship to social work theory and practice. It allows for the requirements for admission to the Bachelor of Social Work to be met through the completion of two years study of mainly theological curriculum.... [-]


Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Sydney Melbourne + 2 more

Qualify with a broad foundation in visual arts and design, characterised by free inquiry and academic integrity, including an exciting mix of studio-based art... [+]

Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design

 

Qualify with a broad foundation in visual arts and design, characterised by free inquiry and academic integrity, including an exciting mix of studio-based art, graphic design, art and design history and theory, as well as practical experience with exhibitions in the University's art galleries.

 

The Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design course is designed for students interested in a broadly based course that integrates the study of studio-based art, art and design history and theory with a strand of graphic design. There is provision for specialisation by each individual student in the third year of the course as well as for an internship and acquisition of relevant business skills. The course prepares students for ethical, professional practice in a diversity of careers in visual arts and design.... [-]


Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design (Honours)

Campus Full time Part time 1 year January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney + 2 more

A one year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on knowledge and skills gained in past studies. [+]

Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design (Honours)

 

A one year Honours course is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on knowledge and skills gained in past studies.

 

The Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design Honours degree is a higher level of study available to BVAD graduates and other eligible external applicants who wish to undertake research-based practice in studio art, graphic design and art and design history and theory into an honours fourth year.

 

The Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design course is designed for students interested in a broadly based course that integrates the study of studio-based art, art and design history and theory with a strand of graphic design. There is provision for specialisation by each individual student in the third year of the course as well as for an internship and acquisition of relevant business skills. The course prepares students for ethical, professional practice in a diversity of careers in visual arts and design.... [-]


Bachelor of Youth Work

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

This course has been developed in response to a community need for highly trained and skilled youth workers to meet the demands of young people. [+]

Bachelor of Youth Work

 

Qualify as a highly trained and skilled youth worker who is well-prepared to meet the diverse challenges and demands of young people in a range of public and community-based settings.

 

This course has been developed in response to a community need for highly trained and skilled youth workers to meet the demands of young people. It provides students with theoretical insights and practical competencies that will enable them to work with young people in a professional capacity in a variety of public and community-based settings. It is designed to prepare graduates who will:

understand and acquire the major competencies which characterise youth work; understand the major ethical issues confronting youth workers; become familiar with the academic fields associated with the disciplines of youth work and related social sciences; understand the issues confronting young people and develop some prevention and intervention strategies; become familiar with the youth work sectors. ... [-]

BA

Bachelor of Arts

Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 2 more

The Bachelor of Arts course offers a diversity of subjects, making it attractive to students seeking a liberal arts education and the development of skills [+]

Bachelor of Arts

 

The Bachelor of Arts course offers a diversity of subjects, making it attractive to students seeking a liberal arts education and the development of skills either as a basis for employment or as the foundation for further specialised study. The course is designed to produce knowledgeable, articulate, innovative graduates skilled in research, logical thought, clear expression and the application of ethical principles to decision making. Studies include the arts, humanities, technology, and the social, physical, and biological sciences. The Honours year, where available, equips students to undertake postgraduate study in their chosen discipline. The specific sequences of study available vary from campus to campus.... [-]


Bachelor of Arts (Business and Communication Studies)

Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia Sydney

Qualify as an articulate and innovative professional with a broad understanding and appreciation of the humanities, arts and social sciences that enrich our culture. [+]

Bachelor of Arts (Business and Communication Studies)

 

Qualify as an articulate and innovative professional with a broad understanding and appreciation of the humanities, arts and social sciences that enrich our culture. You will be valued as an employee because of your ability to think systematically and critically, to gather and evaluate evidence from many sources, to communicate clearly and to apply ethical principles to decision making.

 

Students are encouraged to undertake approved study overseas as part of their course.

 

 

Description

 

Specialisation

A student may complete a specialisation in Business and Communication in accordance with the following requirements from the Schedule of Unit Offerings:... [-]


Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 2 more

A one-year Honours course in selected disciplines is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies. [+]

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

 

A one-year Honours course in selected disciplines is available for high-achieving students. The course aims to build on existing knowledge and skills gained in past studies.

 

The Honours degree allows students to build on the knowledge gained in one of the majors completed in the pass degree, and to develop research techniques appropriate to their chosen discipline.

 

The course includes the writing of an Honours thesis, along with coursework units appropriate to the discipline of the thesis.

 

 

Major and minor sequences

 

    Australian Studies     Business Studies     Communication     Computing     Drama     East Timor Language and Cultural Studies     Economics     Education     Family Studies     Geography     Gender Studies     History     Indigenous Studies     Leisure Studies     Literature     Mathematics     Media     Music     Philosophy     Politics     Psychology     Science Studies     Sociology     Study of Religions     Technology     Theological Studies     Visual Arts     Youth Work ... [-]

Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)

Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 2 more

This program offers students the opportunity to complete an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) accredited sequence in Psychology together... [+]

Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)

 

This program offers students the opportunity to complete an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) accredited sequence in Psychology together with study of a minor sequence and electives chosen from a broad range of options in the humanities. The program also requires students to complete a Learning in the Community unit and prepares graduates for further study to become a practising psychologist or to undertake a wide range of career options.

 

Students are encouraged to undertake approved study overseas as part of their course.

 

 

Description

 

Specialisation... [-]


Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Commerce

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

This course aims to provide both a liberal education and skills development focused on managerial decision making, business and personal leadership, the ethics of values-based management and relevant work experience. [+]

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Commerce

 

Qualify with business acumen, leadership skills, specialisation in a business discipline, a comprehensive understanding of the ethics of values-based management and knowledge of the liberal arts.

 

As part of the Bachelor of Commerce choose to specialise in either Accounting, Marketing or Human Resource Management.

 

Note: In Sydney the course is offered over two campuses. Students undertake all units in Years 1 and 2 of the course at the Strathfield Campus and all units in Years 3 and 4 of the course at the North Sydney campus.

 

This course aims to provide both a liberal education and skills development focused on managerial decision making, business and personal leadership, the ethics of values-based management and relevant work experience. It is designed for students who wish to combine the benefits of a liberal education with specific skills focusing on accounting, financial services, human resource management, business or marketing.... [-]


Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Global Studies

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney + 2 more

Dual degree for high achieving students that combines Global Studies and its social, political, economic and cultural elements with international study or an internship. [+]

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Global Studies

Dual degree for high achieving students that combines Global Studies and its social, political, economic and cultural elements with international study or an internship. Students will also study a wide choice of major and minor studies in the Arts.

 

 

Career Paths

 

Career Opportunities include:

public sector, both local and international government service, including diplomatic service, both local and international the United Nations system and other international organisations social entrepreneurship and companies with a global outreach international relations journalism, including travel journalism travel and tourism ... [-]

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws

Online & Campus Combined Full time 5 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney + 1 more

This course aims to develop ethical and professionally skilled graduates with a breadth of knowledge in areas relevant to legal practice and an appreciation of the law’s interaction with other disciplines and its international dimensions. [+]

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws

 

This course aims to develop ethical and professionally skilled graduates with a breadth of knowledge in areas relevant to legal practice and an appreciation of the law’s interaction with other disciplines as well as its international dimensions. Students will qualify from this dual degree with the legal knowledge and practical skills to handle the demands of 21st Century legal practice coupled with an understanding of the humanities and social sciences.

 

The course provides students with a 5-year pathway into the legal profession and has been developed to satisfy the Priestly 11, the core areas of legal knowledge required for admission to practice in all Australian states.... [-]


Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Social Work

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Sydney + 2 more

The aim of the dual degree program is to provide an education in social work that is informed and enriched by a critical understanding of the liberal arts and... [+]

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Social Work

 

The aim of the dual degree program is to provide an education in social work that is informed and enriched by a critical understanding of the liberal arts and oriented to the professional values and practice of the social work profession.

 

 

Career Paths

Administration and policy positions Community organizations Community services Corrective services Program planning Rehabilitation Social action Social administration Social service

 

 

 

 

Applying for Admission

 

Applicants require the equivalent of Australian Year 12 certificate and an overall academic IELTS score of 7.0 (with an individual score of 7.0 in writing, speaking, listening and reading).... [-]


Bachelor of Arts and Economics

Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia Sydney

This multidisciplinary course combines studies in economics with studies in the humanities, business or social sciences. Students undertake compulsory units in microeconomics... [+]

Bachelor of Arts and Economics

 

Qualify equipped to make informed judgements about issues and policies and to participate in socially responsible decision-making in the business and wider communities.

 

This multidisciplinary course combines studies in economics with studies in the humanities, business or social sciences. Students undertake compulsory units in microeconomics, macroeconomics, development economics, economic policy analysis, the global economy, labour economics and applied econometrics. Students also select an additional major in business studies, geography, history, literature, mathematics, philosophy, psychology or theological studies. Graduates with skills in both arts and economics are in demand by employers in both the private and public sectors in a variety of roles. The Bachelor of Arts and Economics is designed to equip graduates to make informed judgements about issues and policies and to participate in socially responsible decision-making in the business and wider communities.... [-]


Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts (Humanities)

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

This is a combined course satisfying the requirements for the Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Arts. The course is designed for those intending to become teachers in secondary schools. [+]

Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts (Humanities)

 

Qualify to teach in secondary schools and further education institutions including Catholic, government and independent settings. You will gain an understanding and appreciation of the liberal arts and can choose to specialise in religious education and other education areas including computing, humanities, Indigenous studies, mathematics, technology and visual arts.

 

This is a combined course satisfying the requirements for the Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Arts. The course is designed for those intending to become teachers in secondary schools. A range of Bachelor of Arts sequences and units are available and students have a broad range of choice of their major and of one minor sequence. Students are advised to select at least one of these sequences from a main school teaching area. In Victoria and Queensland they must both be from main teaching areas. In Victoria students are encouraged to take two majors. There is also a major education sequence. The Bachelor of Teaching requirements foster the acquisition and development of the students basic professional knowledge, skills and attitudes required of an effective classroom teacher. The inclusion of units in theology and religious education enables graduates to gain accreditation to teach religious education.... [-]


Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts (Mathematics)

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney + 2 more

This is a combined course satisfying the requirements for the Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Arts. The course is designed for those intending to become teachers in secondary schools. [+]

Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts (Mathematics)

 

Qualify to teach in secondary schools and further education institutions including Catholic, government and independent settings. You will gain an understanding and appreciation of the liberal arts and can choose to specialise in religious education and other education areas including computing, humanities, Indigenous studies, mathematics, technology and visual arts.

 

This is a combined course satisfying the requirements for the Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Arts. The course is designed for those intending to become teachers in secondary schools. A range of Bachelor of Arts sequences and units are available and students have a broad range of choice of their major and of one minor sequence. Students are advised to select at least one of these sequences from a main school teaching area. In Victoria students are encouraged to take two majors. There is also a major Education sequence. The Bachelor of Teaching requirements foster the acquisition and development of the students' basic professional knowledge, skills and attitudes required of an effective classroom teacher. The inclusion of units in theology and religious education enables graduates to gain accreditation to teach religious education.... [-]


Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts (Technology)

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Sydney + 1 more

The course is designed for those intending to become teachers in secondary schools. A range of Bachelor of Arts sequences and units are available and students have a broad range of... [+]

Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts (Technology)

 

Qualify to teach in secondary schools and further education institutions including Catholic, government and independent settings. You will gain an understanding and appreciation of the liberal arts and can choose to specialise in religious education and other education areas including computing, humanities, Indigenous studies, mathematics, technology and visual arts.

 

This is a combined course satisfying the requirements for the Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Arts. The course is designed for those intending to become teachers in secondary schools. A range of Bachelor of Arts sequences and units are available and students have a broad range of choice of their major and of one minor sequence. Students are advised to select at least one of these sequences from a main school teaching area. There is also a major Education sequence. The Bachelor of Teaching requirements foster the acquisition and development of the students' basic professional knowledge, skills and attitudes required of an effective classroom teacher. The inclusion of units in theology and religious education enables graduates to gain accreditation to teach religious education.... [-]


Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts)

Campus Full time Part time 4 years January 2017 Australia Sydney + 1 more

The course is designed for those intending to become teachers in secondary schools. [+]

Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts)

 

Qualify to teach in secondary schools and further education institutions including Catholic, government and independent settings. You will gain an understanding and appreciation of the liberal arts and can choose to specialise in religious education and other education areas including computing, humanities, Indigenous studies, mathematics, technology and visual arts.

 

This is a combined course satisfying the requirements for the Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Arts. The course is designed for those intending to become teachers in secondary schools. A range of Bachelor of Arts sequences and units are available and students have a broad range of choice of their major and of one minor sequence. Students are advised to select at least one of these sequences from a main school teaching area. There is also a major Education sequence. The Bachelor of Teaching requirements foster the acquisition and development of the students' basic professional knowledge, skills and attitudes required of an effective classroom teacher. The inclusion of units in theology and religious education enables graduates to gain accreditation to teach religious education.... [-]


BBA

Bachelor of Business Administration

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney + 3 more

The Bachelor of Business Administration is an interdisciplinary course which prepares graduates for a career in business management without specialisation in a particular field of business. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration

 

The Bachelor of Business Administration is an interdisciplinary course which prepares graduates for a career in business management without specialisation in a particular field of business.

 

The Bachelor of Business Administration is a broad-range business degree consisting of sixteen required units of the Bachelor of Commerce, including the common first year. In addition, students are able to select nine elective units, five of which are drawn from the Faculty of Business and four which may be chosen from any faculty of the University including Business (subject to satisfying unit prerequisite rules).

 ... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration / Bachelor of Global Studies

Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney + 2 more

Dual degree for high achieving students that combines Global Studies and its social, political, economic and cultural elements with international study or an internship. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration / Bachelor of Global Studies

 

Dual degree for high achieving students that combines Global Studies and its social, political, economic and cultural elements with international study or an internship. Students will also study Business Administration which is designed to provide knowledge in all areas of business management including accounting, commercial law, finance, marketing, human resource management, business information systems, international business and occupational health safety and environment.

 

 

Applying for Admission

 

The equivalent of Australian Year 12 Certificate, plus an overall academic IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and speaking tests, and a minimum of 5.5 in listening.... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration / Bachelor of Laws

Online & Campus Combined Full time 5 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne Sydney + 1 more

Students will qualify for this dual degree with the legal knowledge and practical skills to handle the demands of 21st Century legal practice and a specialised understanding of modern business. [+]

Bachelor of Business Administration / Bachelor of Laws

 

Students will qualify for this dual degree with the legal knowledge and practical skills to handle the demands of 21st Century legal practice and a specialised understanding of modern business. Dual qualifications in business and law are recognised as attractive graduate attributes in law firms and organisations in both the public and private sector.

 

The course will develop ethical skills and an appreciation of the law’s interaction with other disciplines as well as its international dimensions. It provides students with a 5-year pathway into the legal profession and has been developed to satisfy the Priestly 11, the core areas of legal knowledge required for admission to practice in all Australian states.... [-]