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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
|Campus||Offered at Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)|
|Length||4 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Next available intake|
March (Trimester 1), July (Trimester 2), November (Trimester 3)*
*Trimester 3 intake for Melbourne Burwood campus only.
|Indicative annual fee 2015||$7,326* - Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS)|
Faculty of Arts and Education
Tel 03 9246 8100 Burwood (Melbourne)
|CRICOS course code||073788K|
|VTAC Codes||1400314391 - Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS)|
1400514391 - Burwood (Melbourne), Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS)
|Deakin course code||D311|
New course version commencing from 2015.
Notes: Trimester 3 2014 commencing students to refer to 2014 course versions:
This combined course enables students to pursue studies in a variety of contemporary themes such as the body, the environment, science policy and practice, and others. Students may combine major sequences such as public relations/chemistry, philosophy/mathematics, sociology/biology, environmental science/journalism. Refer to courses S320 and A300 for specific campus of offer.
Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.
This combined course offers you the chance to broaden your career opportunities after graduation. The types of opportunities available will depend on the major sequences taken within the course. For information on career outcomes for this combined course see the entries for Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science. This course allows you to explore the relationships between various areas of study, combining them in innovative ways to prepare yourself for a career in areas like policy development and implementation to human services and in the various science fields. For information on career outcomes for this combined course see the entries for Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce.
Students will undertake 16 credit points in the Faculty of Arts and Education and 16 credit points in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment. Course requirements for both the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science must be satisfied.
Within the 16 credit points required for the Bachelor of Arts portion of the degree a minimum of 4 credit points must be completed at level 3 and a major sequence as described under course A300 Bachelor of Arts must also be completed.
See course entry for Bachelor of Arts (A300) or Bachelor of Science (S320).
Units 3 and 4–a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in English other than EAL.
Non Year 12 Form: Applicants must complete and submit a VTAC Personal History online.
The University aims to provide students with as much credit as possible for approved prior study or informal learning which exceeds the normal entrance requirements for the course and is within the constraints of the course regulations. Students are required to complete a minimum of one-third of the course at Deakin University, or four credit points, whichever is the greater. In the case of certificates, including graduate certificates, a minimum of two credit points within the course must be completed at Deakin.
You can also refer to the Credit for Prior Learning System which outlines the credit that may be granted towards a Deakin University degree.
Applications for Trimester 2 and Trimester 3 must be made directly to the University through the Applicant Portal. For information on the application process and closing dates, see the Apply web page. Please note that closing dates may vary for individual courses.
|Bachelor of Arts (A300)|
|Bachelor of Science (S320)|