Bachelor of Arts - Cultural and Social Analysis Major

Domestic

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Local
Delivery Mode On campus
Location Penrith; Bankstown; Parramatta campus, depending on major selected
Duration  3F / 6P
Intake Information
Apply Direct Code1706.3
UAC Code 720518 [Penrith]; 720510 [Bankstown]; 720515 [Parramatta]
Entrance Rank 70.05 [Penrith]; 71.55 [Bankstown]; 70.45 [Parramatta]
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Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

International

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International
Delivery Mode On campus
Location Penrith; Bankstown; Parramatta campus, depending on major selected
Duration 3F
Intake Information
Course Code 1706.3 [CRICOS Code 040992A] 
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Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

Details

Cultural and Social Analysis is an interdisciplinary major developing knowledge, research skills and analytic capacities relevant to understanding and interpreting landscapes of cultural diversity and social difference in our contemporary world, both in terms of the broad contours, as well as specific micro-social environments.

This major provides grounding in contemporary debates and methodologies in cultural studies and social theory, and draws on various disciplines including history, sociology, communications, and linguistics. Topics include popular culture, everyday urban life, cultural and social impacts of scientific theories and new technologies, multiculturalism, and contemporary spirituality.

Units

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Career Opportunities for the Bachelor of Arts - Cultural and Social Analysis Major

As a graduate of the Bachelor of Arts with a major in Cultural and Social Analysis, you may choose from a variety of careers including journalism, activism, cultural policy advising, teaching (with further study) and communication.

Academic Profile

Doctor Jessica Whyte

Jessica Whyte is Senior Lecturer in Cultural and Social Analysis at the University of Western Sydney, Australia and an Australian Research Council DECRA Fellow. Her work integrates European philosophy, human rights theory and twentieth century international history in order to illuminate transformations in the politics of life since WWII. Her work has been published in a range of fora including Law and Critique; Humanity: An Inte…

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How to apply

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Instructions for international applications are available on the International Admissions pages.