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There are a number of valuable reasons and benefits to pursuing a bachelor's degree Graduates from BA degree programs have many more career opportunities, and tend to earn more, than those without an undergraduate degree. In addition to the professional benefits, obtaining a BA can have great personal advantages as well. BA programs present students with challenges that improve their creative thinking, problem solving, interpersonal and communication skills, among others.

Bachelor of Arts students have chosen their field of study from a range of topics including history, languages, literature, philosophy, other humanities fields, communications, anthropology, geography, social sciences, and linguistics. Within those fields there are several specializations that align with more specific career paths.

Obtaining a Bachelor of Arts can improve career prospects tremendously, both due to a deeper understanding of the area of study, as well as a variety of developed skill-sets. Employers seek out Bachelor of Arts graduates for their ability to communicate well, meet challenges in the workplace, remain flexible and think critically about a range of questions.

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BA (Hons) Business Management with Foundation Year

De Broc School of Business
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom London

The BA (Hons) Business Management with Foundation Year is aimed at students who have an interest in developing a knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of business and management, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a career in this field. [+]

BA 2017. BA (Hons) Business Management with Foundation year The BA (Hons) Business Management with Foundation Year is aimed at students who have an interest in developing a knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of business and management, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a career in this field. The foundation year is an integral part of the undergraduate business programme. It will provide you with the necessary study skills and knowledge to prepare you for undergraduate study and help you gain a better understanding of the main areas of business. After the successful completion of the foundation year, year 1 will cover the key elements of business management. Years 2 and 3 will explore these themes in more detail along with elective options enabling students to focus on specific areas of interest. This course focuses on making students career-ready, offering an excellent grounding in key areas. You will develop skills in research, presentation, critical analysis, problem solving, team building, and entrepreneurship. Upon completion of the course you will have gained the essential capabilities needed to be an effective manager, consultant, analyst or entrepreneur. This course has a real world focus with learning taking places both in and outside the classroom environment. On-campus learning will be supported by online resources, including the Financial Times, case studies, simulations, learning videos, reading materials, online testing and feedback. Successful completion of the programme will earn you a Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management and Leadership from the Chartered Management Institute... [-]

BA in Law

Tallinn University of Technology
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn

This programme offers the chance of studying modern techniques in legal interpretation and implementation, and to gain an understanding of the interrelations between different legal systems. [+]

BA in Law Degree awarded: Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences (BA) Workload: 180 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 3 years Pre-Requisites: secondary education Number of places available: 110 Number of full tuition fee waiver scholarships: 2 This programme offers the chance of studying modern techniques in legal interpretation and implementation, and to gain an understanding of the interrelations between different legal systems. It provides knowledge in International and European Union law, and in private and public law, along with study and research in detail of newer areas, such as law and technology. Tallinn Law School (TLS) faculty members come from Estonia, Sweden, Finland, UK, Czech republic, India, USA, including highly qualified legal academics and well-respected legal practitioners from international law firms (Tark, Grunte and Sutkiene, Glimstedt, MAQS, etc.), public officials, public prosecutors, trial lawyers and judges. Key features Specialisations in: 1) European Union and international law 2) Estonian private and public law 3) International Relations Student exchange with top European universities (such as Maastricht University, Turku University, etc), and international summer schools Participation in international moot court competitions, research projects, and various networks (such as the European Law Faculties Association, the International Association of Law Schools, etc) Students have access to the best legal online library in the region and the programme uses a lot of virtual studies to complement lectures and seminars Future career options The programme offers a great basis for starting a career in international organisations, law firms, and the public sector. After graduation, it... [-]

Bachelor of Arts: Emphasis in Music Business

Los Angeles College of Music
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Pasadena

The Music Business program at LACM is a liberal arts degree (BA or AA) that prepares professionals to tackle challenges of the modern music industry, understanding revenue streams and opportunities for innovative business models. It develops proficiency in applied business and accounting, marketing, digital distribution and monetization, A&R, publishing, licensing, music supervision, artist management, tour strategies and more, while also establishing a strong foundation in musicianship. [+]

BA 2017. Since the digital revolution, a new model has been established that empowers musicians and entrepreneurs to play a major role in the industry. The Music Business program at LACM is a liberal arts degree (BA or AA) that prepares professionals to tackle challenges of the modern music industry, understanding revenue streams and opportunities for innovative business models. It develops proficiency in applied business and accounting, marketing, digital distribution and monetization, A&R, publishing, licensing, music supervision, artist management, tour strategies and more, while also establishing a strong foundation in musicianship. Courses are specially sequenced to maximize learning potential throughout the program. Each course meets for the number of credits specified each quarter. Each program encompasses a different amount of intensive study: B.A. Program (12 quarters) and A.A. Program (6 quarters). Course work is enhanced by extensive hands-on business practicums and internships with major entertainment companies in Los Angeles. Schedule of Required Courses [-]

BA in Combined Social Sciences (Honours)

The Open University
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 16 years August 2017 United Kingdom Milton Keynes + 1 more

What causes riots? Is commercialisation eroding childhood? Does poverty lead to crime? Social science explores such questions and helps inform others – from police officers to civil servants to business executives – who want to base their decisions on the best evidence. This course is designed to be very flexible, enabling you to develop a variety of knowledge and skills from a combination of subjects including psychology, sociology, social policy, criminology, geography, politics and economics... [+]

BA in Combined Social Sciences (Honours) What causes riots? Is commercialisation eroding childhood? Does poverty lead to crime? Social science explores such questions and helps inform others – from police officers to civil servants to business executives – who want to base their decisions on the best evidence. This course is designed to be very flexible, enabling you to develop a variety of knowledge and skills from a combination of subjects including psychology, sociology, social policy, criminology, geography, politics and economics. Key features of the course Options to specialise in one area, or combine subjects to create your own study route Develops skills in IT and presentation; critical evaluation; and concise writing – all highly valued in the workplace Opens up a wide choice of career paths Classification of your degree On successfully completing this undergraduate course, you’ll be awarded the BA (Honours) Combined Social Sciences degree. You’ll have the opportunity to attend a degree ceremony. If you have chosen a specialist route, your degree title will reflect it as follows: BA (Honours) Combined Social Sciences (Criminology) BA (Honours) Combined Social Sciences (Economics) BA (Honours) Combined Social Sciences (Geography) BA (Honours) Combined Social Sciences (Politics) BA (Honours) Combined Social Sciences (Psychology) BA (Honours) Combined Social Sciences (Social Policy) BA (Honours) Combined Social Sciences (Sociology) Educational aims This is a broad based interdisciplinary social sciences degree. Your studies will: develop your expertise in a range of social sciences subjects (sociology, economics/financial services, psychology, politics/government, geography, social policy and criminology) enable you... [-]

BA in Communication Design

BTK University of Art & Design
Campus Full time October 2017 Germany Berlin Hamburg Iserlohn + 1 more

Communication Designers & Media Designers develop concepts and visual solutions for corporate identities, brochures, posters, books, magazines, and so on. Communication Design is concerned with translating concepts and detailed information into appropriate visual languages. [+]

The field of Graphic Design has developed rapidly in response to recent technological developments such as digitalization and the resulting economic and social changes. For many years, a Graphic Designer could be reasonably successful using with a relatively narrow range of skills and specialized knowledge. However, both contemporary and future systems of multimedia communication demand a much more comprehensive approach to the teaching of design and development of future areas of expertise within the profession.

The modern Media Designer is now much more closely integrated into the areas of strategy and conception. They have a much greater influence and help ensure that not only considerations of a formal and aesthetic nature are given to projects, but also allow for economic, technical, logistic and psychological parameters. ... [-]


Bachelor of Theatre - taught in Spanish

University of Veracruz - Universidad Veracruzana
Campus July 2017 Mexico Veracruz

Note: This Bachelor of Theatre program is taught in Spanish only. La Facultad de Teatro es una entidad académica de la Universidad Veracruzana que, acorde a sus principios y compromiso social, tiene como Misión contribuir a la formación integral de profesionales capaces de desenvolverse en los distintos campos del arte teatral (Actuación, Creación Escénica, Gestión Teatral e Intervención Socioeducativa) para fortalecer y transformar el panorama escénico nacional. Para ello promueve en el estudiante una actitud de superación artística, así como valores de participación responsable en la sociedad y en la profesión, capacidad crítica y actitud abierta basada en los postulados de tolerancia, respeto y comprensión, además de autonomía en la toma de decisiones para la vida individual y profesional. [+]

Note: This Bachelor of Theatre program is taught in Spanish only. Te damos la más cordial Bienvenida a la Facultad de Teatro de la Universidad Veracruzana: Fundada en 1976 es una de las pioneras de la formación artísticas superior en la disciplina teatral en Iberoamérica. En 2016 cumple su 40 aniversario de haberse fundado. El actual Plan de Estudios 2008 de la Licenciatura en Teatro propone la preparación de un teatrista integral comprometido con el conocimiento y su pertinencia social, está basado en el concepto de flexibilidad de acuerdo al Modelo Educativo Integral y Flexible (MEIF) de la Universidad Veracruzana. Misión La Facultad de Teatro es una entidad académica de la Universidad Veracruzana que, acorde a sus principios y compromiso social, tiene como Misión contribuir a la formación integral de profesionales capaces de desenvolverse en los distintos campos del arte teatral (Actuación, Creación Escénica, Gestión Teatral e Intervención Socioeducativa) para fortalecer y transformar el panorama escénico nacional. Para ello promueve en el estudiante una actitud de superación artística, así como valores de participación responsable en la sociedad y en la profesión, capacidad crítica y actitud abierta basada en los postulados de tolerancia, respeto y comprensión, además de autonomía en la toma de decisiones para la vida individual y profesional. Visión La Facultad de Teatro se encuentra dentro de las primeras instituciones de educación superior en materia teatral en la Región de México, América Central y El Caribe, por lo que sus egresados tienen amplio reconocimiento en el campo profesional. Sus... [-]

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Professional Accounting

Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong THEi
Campus Full time 2 - 4 years September 2017 Hong Kong Kowloon

The Programme aims to equip students with a solid foundation of knowledge and skills in professional accounting that will prepare them to become competent supervisors shortly after graduation, and to ultimately be able to assume managerial roles in professional accounting and related practices. Students will be trained in the areas of accounting, finance, or corporate governance in a Hong Kong, national or global context. The Programme also develops students’ sensitivity and creativity in accounting and management of corporate financial resources to meet the needs and development of the business environment in Hong Kong and Mainland China. [+]

BA 2017. The Programme aims to equip students with a solid foundation of knowledge and skills in professional accounting that will prepare them to become competent supervisors shortly after graduation, and to ultimately be able to assume managerial roles in professional accounting and related practices. Students will be trained in the areas of accounting, finance, or corporate governance in a Hong Kong, national or global context. The Programme also develops students’ sensitivity and creativity in accounting and management of corporate financial resources to meet the needs and development of the business environment in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Career Prospects Graduates can expect to take up any entry-level positions in professional accounting firms and in any business or government operations such as audit and taxation trainees, management trainees and executive officers. They are able to perform with short learning curves in the workplace and understand the strategic roles of business with managerial perspectives. After gaining sufficient work experience, they are ready for further progression and managerial roles in their fields such as accountants or department managers. Professional Recognition Professional accreditation will be sought from HKICPA, ACCA, CPA(Australia), CIMA, HKICS and IFPHK. Note(s): VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme name, content or change the offering campus(es) before class commencement if circumstances so warrant. Required Academic Qualifications Applicants with non-local qualifications Non-local qualifications refer to academic qualifications obtained in secondary or tertiary institutions outside Hong Kong and Mainland China, including GCSE , IGCSE , GCE examinations, International Baccalaureate... [-]

Bachelor of Arts (BA) Psychology

International Psychoanalytic University Berlin
Campus Full time 6 semesters October 2017 Germany Berlin

The Bachelor of Arts Psychology course at the International Psychoanalytic University imparts psychology as a science which maps the human as a social and cultural being. Students learn how human individuals develop themselves in social and societal contexts, how they shape and structure their surroundings, how they become mentally ill under unfavourable conditions, and how they can become healthy again in a conducive relationship bond using psychological means. [+]

The Bachelor of Arts Psychology course at the International Psychoanalytic University imparts psychology as a science which maps the human as a social and cultural being. Students learn how human individuals develop themselves in social and societal contexts, how they shape and structure their surroundings, how they become mentally ill under unfavourable conditions, and how they can become healthy again in a conducive relationship bond using psychological means. Psychoanalytical psychology has been developed in practice and it has to prove itself in real applications. The intention with the course is to reflect the interdependence between theory formation on the one hand and application on the other: The students learn, in close contact with practice, how psychological concepts emerge from the practical resolution of concrete problems and impact on them in turn. One essential aspect here is that the graduates from this study course become capable of working independently in the field of psychology; to this extent, the BA PsychologyPLUS at the IPU is intended to provide a long-term qualification for a professional career in psychology. The study course has been approved and officially accredited until 2017 by the Berlin Senate. Course Structure and Organisation The BA PsychologyPLUS is structured as a full-time course of studies over 6 semesters comprising 180 ECTS credits. The syllabus covers the "classic" subjects of psychology, such as general psychology, developmental psychology, social psychology and empirical research methods, as well as biopsychology and neurocognitive psychology in addition to work and organisational psychology. The "clinical" subjects with... [-]

Bachelor of Social Work

University of North Alabama
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Florence

The Department of Social Work is nationally accredited by the Council on Social Work Education and offers course work leading to the Bachelor of Social Work (B.S.W.) degree. [+]

BA 2017. The mission of the Department of Social Work is to prepare competent and ethical entry level social workers to apply professional social work values with diverse clients and communities in rural to metropolitan environments within a global context. The Department endeavors to model a commitment to professional practice and research that promotes the advancement of human well-being. The Department of Social Work is nationally accredited by the Council on Social Work Education and offers course work leading to the Bachelor of Social Work (B.S.W.) degree. The objective of the program is to prepare students for beginning generalist social work practice in a variety of settings. The Social Work Curriculum consists of: General Studies Requirements Professional Social Work Courses Prescribed Supporting Course and General Elective courses No minor is required. Online courses are available. Service Learning Community Service Learning is a required component of the Social Work curriculum providing hands-on, real life experience to future social workers. Field Internship As part of the Professional program, Social Work majors are required to participate in a Field Internship experience with local, state, or regional human service agencies. Field Internship provides students with the opportunity to integrate course work, apply knowledge and develop skills in actual practice settings. On graduating with a BSW: students can apply for local, state, and federal merit system positions, be eligible to apply for graduate programs in Social Work including advanced standing MSW programs, qualify for immediate application to become a licensed social worker in the State... [-]

BA in Computer Science and Technology

Nanjing University Of Posts And Telecommunications
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 China Nanjing

BA in Computer Science and Technology [+]

The Requirements of Educational Background 1. For those who pursue a bachelor's degree, the applicant must have a high school diploma, excellent performance during high school period, and good health. In principle, not older than 25 years of age. 2. For those who pursue a master's degree, the applicant must have a related bachelor degree, excellent performance during undergraduate study, and good health. In principle, not older than 35 years of age. 3. For those who pursue a doctor's degree, the applicant must have a related master degree, excellent performance during graduate study, and good health. In principle, not older than 40 years of age. The Language Requirements Undergraduate and graduate admission should meet requirements of IELTS or TOEFL. If the applicant has no corresponding certificate, he/she can participate in language training, and could start the professional learning phase after passing the training. The Application Materials 1. NUPT application form 2. high school graduation certificate; 3. high school transcript; 4. passport; 5. passport-sized photo. Admission Procedures 1. NUPT will issue the applicant a scanned pre-admission letter if he/she is qualified,and he/she needs pay the accomadation fee(4000rmb),application fee(400) and insurance fee(600),altogher 5000rmb in advance in due 10 days,then NUPT will issue the "admission notice" and JW202 to the applicant.About the scholarship, for the new students,all of them can get first level scholarship (TUITION FREE) for the first year,for more information on scholarship,check "NUPT International Student Scholarship Management Regulations". 2. The admitted applicant should go to The People's Republic of China embassy... [-]

BA (Hons) in Live Visual Design and Production

Backstage Academy
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom Wakefield

Specially designed to move with the trends of modern events, the Backstage Academy Live Visual Design and Production BA (Hons) course is widely regarded as a trailblazer within the live events industry. [+]

BA 2017. Specially designed to move with the trends of modern events, the Backstage Academy Live Visual Design and Production BA (Hons) course is widely regarded as a trailblazer within the live events industry. Live production is an increasingly prominent market, and our full-time, three-year course has been sculpted alongside high ticket industry firms such as d3 Technologies, FIX8Group, Green Hippo, PRG XL Video and Panasonic in order to nurture promising students into industry-ready professionals. The course leader is none other than Shannon Harvey, an inspiring US-born industry stalwart whose client list includes brands such a Louis Vuitton, Heineken, Jaguar and Nike, working on projects that continue to take him around the world. His knowledge, vision and infectious passion for the future of visual production makes this course truly unique, presenting students with a conveyor belt of new challenges in line with the ever-changing landscape of the professional industry. Alongside their studies, students are afforded the chance to live the life of a successful visual production professional, and should expect to travel themselves during their time at Backstage Academy. In fact, course projects and paid placements have taken students as far as Prague and Taiwan in recent months and plans are afoot for more international work experience in 2016. Alongside the incredible opportunities this course offers during your years with us, Backstage Academy is all too aware of the importance of the end goal and pride ourselves on nurturing highly qualified, industry-ready graduates who are fully prepared for the everyday... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Health Information Management

University of South Carolina Upstate
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Spartanburg

The Bachelor of Arts in Information Management & Systems/Health Information Management (IMS/HIM) is the only degree program of its kind in South Carolina. We are working with Greenville Technical College, Midlands Technical College and Florence-Darlington Technical College to create this unique progression program. Students who have received an associate’s degree from an accredited health information management program and hold the RHIT certificate (or take and successfully pass the registry exam within six to 12 months of entrance into the program) may enroll in the accredited HIM Program. [+]

The Bachelor of Arts in Information Management & Systems/Health Information Management (IMS/HIM) is the only degree program of its kind in South Carolina. We are working with Greenville Technical College, Midlands Technical College and Florence-Darlington Technical College to create this unique progression program. Students who have received an associate’s degree from an accredited health information management program and hold the RHIT certificate (or take and successfully pass the registry exam within six to 12 months of entrance into the program) may enroll in the accredited HIM Program. This degree provides graduates with the chance to assume management roles in dealing with health information and health information systems. Career opportunities exist in a variety of health-related settings, such as hospitals, long term care facilities, clinics and private practices. Other opportunities are available in consulting firms, government agencies, insurance companies and software vendors. The Health Information Manager (HIM) supports the provider with documented patient care, reimbursement, teaching research, performance improvement and legal inquiries. The HIM manages people as well as information. If you like the healthcare environment but do not want direct patient contact, this is the program for you! The IMS/Health Information Management Program can be attended full or part time and includes the added value of a healthcare informatics component. The majority of courses are online which allows for flexible weekly schedules and 24/7 availability. The IMS/HIM Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). We have combined the customary HIM courses... [-]

BA Honours in Public Relations and Advertising

University of Westminster - Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design
Campus Full time 3 years United Kingdom London

This course places equal emphasis on mastering practical skills and developing your academic potential. You will receive intensive professional training provided by active practitioners, and will analyse the role PR and Advertising play in society and their relationship to the media. You will also develop a critical understanding of the media industries, their products and their audiences. [+]

BA 2017. This course places equal emphasis on mastering practical skills and developing your academic potential. You will receive intensive professional training provided by active practitioners, and will analyse the role PR and Advertising play in society and their relationship to the media. You will also develop a critical understanding of the media industries, their products and their audiences. The Department’s media research interest means you study broader issues alongside students of journalism, television and radio. We have very strong links with the PR and Advertising industries, inviting in a range of guest speakers, and organising events and visits. Work experience is strongly encouraged and supported to obtain your degree and, given London’s leading position in the world of PR and advertising, it is readily available. Our students are very successful in getting employment in PR and Advertising in the UK and across the world. Many students go on to enter postgraduate programmes. Course content You will learn how to analyse media output and examine the relationships between media, society, politics, culture and technology through a variety of core and option modules. You will develop an in-depth knowledge of public relations and advertising practices and the history and principles behind them, along with a critical appreciation of contemporary issues facing professionals in these industries. The lecturers are among the top names in their field and are regularly supplemented by current practitioners. There are no exams, and all practical work is assessed on output such as individual and group activity, including... [-]

BA Honours in International Relations

University of Westminster - Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom London

This course enables you to develop a comprehensive understanding of the evolution of the international system, and to relate this to contemporary developments in international relations. It provides a theoretical framework for understanding the international system and the distribution of power at the global, regional and national levels. [+]

This course enables you to develop a comprehensive understanding of the evolution of the international system, and to relate this to contemporary developments in international relations. It provides a theoretical framework for understanding the international system and the distribution of power at the global, regional and national levels. You will focus particularly on the changing dynamics of international security and the challenges of state building within contemporary international relations. This course is linked to the internationally renowned Security and International Relations research programme in the Department of Politics and International Relations. With excellent links to employers, this course offers you the opportunity to advance your knowledge of international relations in an applied setting. You will also gain the transferable and cognitive skills necessary for lifelong personal and professional development. Our graduates go on to develop careers in various sectors, including the Civil Service, NGOs, international organisations such as the EU or UN, policy and research, teaching, journalism, and politics. Course content Our teaching programme is structured to support your transition to higher education, with the first year designed to immerse you in key concepts, case studies and questions in politics, international relations and development studies. In the second year you will be encouraged to think about the global dimensions of international security, examining the contemporary challenges to states, citizens and the globe in the post-Cold War era. You will be encouraged to think imaginatively about ideas in international relations, especially as it relates to the geopolitics of states, regions and... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 Greece Athens Cyprus Nicosia + 3 more

The Interior Design course provides students with a comprehensive set of skills to prepare for a career in the interior design. The course provides a strong grounding in key conceptual and technical aspects of spatial design, develops creative thinking, self-expression and a capacity for independent learning. [+]

BA 2017. Duration (years): 4 Qualification Awarded: Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design Level of Qualification: Bachelor Degree (1st Cycle) Language of Instruction: English (First and second year courses offered also in Greek) Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum Credits: 120 Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme: The Interior Design course provides students with a comprehensive set of skills to prepare for a career in the interior design. The course provides a strong grounding in key conceptual and technical aspects of spatial design, develops creative thinking, self-expression and a capacity for independent learning. Furthermore, the program focuses on the interior design studio and encompasses courses in other subject areas such as history and theory, technology, environment and visual communication. Various electives are included in each year to ensure students receive a well-rounded academic base that will enhance both their personal and professional development. Career Prospects: An interior designer analyzes needs, integrates findings with knowledge of interior design, formulates design concepts, develops and presents design recommendations, prepares working drawings, collaborates with other licensed practitioners, prepares and administers contract documents and evaluates design solutions. Therefore, what one does within the field of interior design depends on his /hers area of interest and design specialty .One may be employed by an interior design or architectural firm, a retail store, or a design division of a corporation or institution. One may decide to be self-employed and work out of his/hers own studio. Access to Further Studies: Graduates of the programme can... [-]