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Regional, B.A.

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  • 36 months
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University rank #401 (WUR) Bunbury, Australia| Online
This Bachelor of Arts Regional offered at Edith Cowan University course provides an excellent framework in which to study a range of disciplines, enabling students to harness and refine their creative passions in the arts.
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Overview

Studying this Bachelor of Arts Regional offered at Edith Cowan University Students will cultivate a skill set which encompasses creative arts, strong research capabilities and diverse writing abilities. The opportunity of work placements in the thriving regional creative industries is also available, which will assist with the smooth transition from study to the work place.

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Generate new ideas and / or creative works with demonstrated awareness of regional and global arts contexts through reflexive and critical thinking.
  • Initiate well considered research, plan and develop ideas, concepts and processes through critical thinking, creative and reflexive practice using library information literacy.
  • Integrate knowledge of cultural history and its influence on the present with awareness of indigenous and other cultures.
  • Interpret, communicate and present ideas, problems and arguments in modes suited to a range of audiences.
  • Justify the value of interdisciplinary knowledge and collaboration across arts disciplines.
  • Recognise the importance of regional arts and identity, the meaning and value of arts in a sustainable community.
  • Work independently to realise projects with confidence, demonstrating judgement in solving problems that arise.

Employment opportunities

Recent growth in the South West region's creative workforce has been rapid, outpacing growth in traditional industries such as mining, agriculture and retail, according to reports from South West Development Commission. Graduating students work in regional arts organisations or continue study to be teachers or researchers. They work in media, education and industry in communications, pursue their creative arts practice or work on community projects.

Possible future job titles

Artist, Cultural Development Officer, Arts Administrator, Author, Journalist, Publisher, Researcher, Communications Officer, Marketing Officer, Biographer

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      Part-time and online are available only for domestic students.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Region and Culture
  • Communication for the Professions
  • Pre-Modernism
  • Modernism
  • Applied Research Methods
  • Research Project

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

CRICOS code: 087678A 

  • Meet the minimum score for STAT Written English or successfully completed ATAR English, ATAR Literature, ATAR EALD or equivalent.
  • If you've successfully completed units at an Australian, Canadian, American or UK university provider, you may meet English competency standards. Submit your academic transcript for assessment.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29500 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    6600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6600 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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