Students must complete 144 UOC as a standalone program.
- A home major specialisation (60 UOC)
- At least a minor specialisation (24 UOC)*
- Arts and Social Sciences Prescribed Electives (24 UOC)
- Free Electives (24 UOC)
- General Education (12 UOC)
*Some external minors may be greater than 24 UOC
Home Majors and Minors
Home Majors and Minors description.
You are required to complete one Home Major and one Minor in order to graduate.
If you are enrolled in the single degree, you can use your free electives and general education to upgrade your required minor stream to a major stream and graduate with a double major.
This second major stream can be taken from within Arts and Social Sciences or from a list of approved "External Majors" offered in the BA from outside of Arts and Social Sciences.
The General Education requirement is met if you complete an external major or minor (for example, Economics).
Language Studies for Students Commencing in T3
If your language skills are assessed as Level A in Introductory, Intermediate, Advanced or Professional you cannot commence study until Term 1.
Optional External Majors and Minors
Arts and Social Sciences Prescribed Electives
General Education description.
You must complete 12 UOC of any courses offered outside UNSW Arts and Social Sciences.
This requirement is met if you complete an external major or minor.
Indigenous Studies courses (ATSIxxxx) can be studied as General Education only if you are not completing a major or minor in Indigenous Studies.