Bachelor of Arts - Indigenous Australian Studies 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 Autumn (Semester 1); Spring (Semester 2)
Apply Direct Code1706.3
UAC Code 720518 [Penrith]; 720510 [Bankstown]; 720515 [Parramatta]
Entrance Rank 70.05 [Penrith]; 71.55 [Bankstown]; 70.45 [Parramatta]
Fee Information

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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

COURSE SNAPSHOT

International
Delivery Mode On campus
Location Penrith; Bankstown; Parramatta campus, depending on major selected
Duration 3F
Intake Information Available Semester 1 (Autumn); Available Semester 2 (Spring)
Course Code 1706.3 [CRICOS Code 040992A] 
Entrance Rank

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Fee Information

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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

Enrolment in the Indigenous Australian Studies (IAS) major, sub-major or units is available to all Western Sydney University undergraduate students who have open electives.

What does it mean to live in Indigenous Australia? The Indigenous Australian Studies Major offers students the exciting opportunity to acquire key cultural competencies that will enable them to understand and work more effectively with Indigenous Australians in professions such as the arts, communications, media industries; education; government and non-government; policy; health; sciences; and community services. The Indigenous Australian Studies Major addresses the cultural, historical, social and economic issues affecting Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Australians and relationships.

Units

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Career Opportunities for the Bachelor of Arts - Indigenous Australian Studies Major

As a graduate of the Bachelor of Arts with a major in Indigenous Australian Studies, you will be prepared to work in a range of areas where specialist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander knowledge is required. Possible roles include Indigenous community development officer, political advisor, Indigenous community worker, and journalist.

Academic Profile

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How to apply

All domestic applications for entry to Western Sydney University undergraduate courses must be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (opens in a new window). Step by step instructions are available on the Apply Now pages.

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