Bachelor of Arts (Dean's Scholars) / Pathway to Teaching (Primary)



Delivery ModeOn campus
LocationPenrith; Bankstown; Parramatta
Duration 4F / 7P
Intake InformationSemester 1 (Autumn); Semester 2 (Spring)
Apply Direct Code1822.1
Entrance Rank90.00 [Penrith]; 90.00 [Bankstown]; 90.00 [Parramatta]
UAC Code720110 [Penrith]; 720108 [Bankstown]; 720109 [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.


This course is not open to student visa holders. Current and prospective student visa holders should visit the Western Sydney University International site for courses available to them.

Overseas students on other visas permitting onshore study can apply directly though International Admissions.


The Bachelor of Arts (Dean's Scholars), with a pathway to primary teaching option, provides you with the opportunity to participate in a tailored mentoring and advanced academic study program as a foundational platform to an outstanding career as a teacher. 

Throughout the degree you will develop superior knowledge and confidence to graduate a step ahead. This degree has been designed to extend your knowledge and understanding of key disciplines within the Bachelor of Arts.

Throughout the degree you will be invited to participate in the academic and research life of the School of Humanities and Communication Arts, including symposia and academic seminars.

Through regular meetings with senior leadership staff at the school, we will help you plan your studies and explore opportunities for advancement at Western Sydney University.

The consecutive combination of an undergraduate Arts degree and a postgraduate teaching qualification will prepare you for a rewarding career in teaching.


Access information about the units (subjects) you will complete as well as important admission information:

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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.

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