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



Delivery Mode On campus
Location Penrith; Bankstown; Parramatta
Duration  4F / 7P
Intake Information Semester 1 (Autumn); Semester 2 (Spring)
Apply Direct Code 1823.1
UAC Code 720116 [Penrith]; 720114 [Bankstown]; 720115 [Parramatta]
Entrance Rank 90.00 [Penrith]; 90.00 [Bankstown]; 90.00 [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 Smart Path to Teaching.

The Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary) Dean's Scholars is for high achieving students and is specifically designed to lead into the Master of Teaching (Secondary), which is an accredited postgraduate teaching qualification.

Together the two degrees provide direct access to a teaching career in four and a half years and improved prospects for career advancement.

Students in the Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary) Dean's Scholars program are automatically enrolled in The Academy at Western Sydney University, which offers leadership programs, professional development, local and international internship and engagement opportunities for students.


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

Review the Course Admission and Subject Information

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.

To find out more about Dean's Scholar programs - refer to The Academy at the Western Sydney University (opens in a new window).