School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Information for students in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.


The Undergraduate information brochure 2020 - provides general information on the Bachelor of Arts (also known as the BA) including: short summaries of every discipline offering a major sequence; a course overview and the course rules; and mapping exemplars of some of the more popular combinations of majors, minors, and electives to illustrate how new students may choose to complete their degree.

Download the Bachelor of Arts Orientation Handbook (PDF, 4.9MB)


Resources for Honours and HDR candidates

Awards and Prizes

The School awards a number of prizes annually to students for outstanding academic performance and contribution to the University and community.


Handbook/course details

BA Hons A400 Application (DOC)

School Honours Coordinator

My job requires high standards of research and writing, flexibility, adaptability and an understanding of the current issues facing the criminal justice system - skills that were fostered and developed during my honours year


About the School

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Student stories

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