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B.A. Blended

Arts (History)

Swinburne University of Technology

36 months
Duration
28480 AUD/year
14500 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Bachelor of  Arts (History)  from the Swinburne University of Technology offers students a unique range of interdisciplinary skills. Students develop their capacity for critical analysis, creativity and problem-solving, as well as a thorough understanding of the relationship between theory, research and practice.

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Overview

Choose from a wide range of major study areas, equipping them for diverse careers in areas such as media, management, finance, education and government.

Selected major:  Arts (History)

Research, engage and challenge traditional ideas and practices, while developing critical skills in understanding how history is both made and written. Learn about the historical antecedents of contemporary problems, including themes of war and peace, colonialism, gender, media, and political and radical history. Discover Big History and explore human existence in an interdisciplinary study of life from the Big Bang to the present. 

Career opportunities

Bachelor of  Arts (History)  from the Swinburne University of Technology   graduates are well equipped to find work in areas where employers put a high premium on well-developed conceptual understanding and other critical and creative reasoning skills needed to come to terms with and respond effectively to the complex and changing demands of the contemporary workplace. Recent research emphasises the premium which employers place upon communication skills, collaboration, and flexible problem solving among Arts graduates. Area where graduates may be employed  include: policy analysis and development, research, community development, administration, public relations, publishing and media.

Depending on their area of specialisation, Arts graduates may find employment as journalists, librarians, interpreters, sociologists, publishers, internet providers, marketers, writers and in the games industry, particularly in areas focusing on interactive content creation, game design, interface design and rapid prototyping.

Graduates may also be equipped to pursue a career in the broader media, digital media/multimedia and communications sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global History
  • Australian History
  • Big History: From the Big Bang to Global Civilisation
  • Propaganda: A History of Media and Politics 
  • Colonialism: A Global History 
  • Gender and History
  • War and Peace in the 20th Century 
  • History, Politics and Human Rights 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

300 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 088388C

 Satisfactory completion of one of the following:

  • IELTS overall band of 6.0 (Academic Module) with no individual band below 6.0
  • Swinburne’s English for Academic Purposes (EAP 5 Advanced level) with overall 65%, all skills 65%
  • Or equivalent measures available at English language requirements.

 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28480 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28480 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    14500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 AUD per year during 36 months.

National fee is Commonwealth supported

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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