36 months
22200 AUD/year
8301 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Be a reporter covering natural disasters. Manage the social policy in the public and private sector. Curate exhibits in a museum. By joining the Bachelor of Arts at Federation University Australia, you can do all of this.  


In this Bachelor of Arts at Federation University Australia, you’ll study a wide range of subjects across humanities, media and social sciences. But you’ll also learn the skills you need to succeed in the workplace.

When you graduate you’re not limited to working in specialised areas. You could work across tourism marketing, curating museum collections or youth engagement programs, or in many other fields. 

You may go on to study education and teach your skills to others.

Career opportunities 

  • Academic tutor 
  • Advertising coordinator
  • Broadcast assistant
  • Business manager
  • Chief sub-editor
  • Community service agency worker
  • Community worker
  • Critic
  • Digital production manager
  • Film and DVD marketer
  • Heritage curator
  • Image curator
  • Lecturer
  • Media planner
  • Playwright
  • Policy writer
  • Production designer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History
  • Indigenous Studies
  • Literature
  • Media and Screen Studies
  • Sociology  
  • Writing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Federation University Australia and/or in Australia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 085611C 

  • Successful completion of Australian Year 12, or overseas equivalent
  • English language requirement: Overall Academic IELTS band score of 6.0, with no band less than 6.0 or equivalent
  • ATAR: Year 12 applicants will be ranked based on their ATAR and ATAR Adjustment Factors – e.g. Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) and Subject Adjustments. (Applicable to onshore international students) 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22200 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    8301 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8301 AUD per year during 36 months.
  •  National students: Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

Living costs for Ballarat

1260 - 2250 AUD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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