Study Cultural and Social Analysis

Cultural and Social Analysis is an interdisciplinary major developing knowledge, research skills and analytic capacities relevant to understanding, interpreting, and contributing to landscapes of cultural diversity and social difference in our contemporary world. Units of study in the major focus on understanding rapidly evolving global contexts as well as national and local studies with particular attention to everyday life and cultural practices.

This major provides grounding in contemporary debates and methodologies in cultural studies and social theory, and draws on various disciplines including history, sociology, anthropology, communications, film studies, and linguistics. Topics include popular culture; everyday life; visual and digital cultures; film studies; studies of gender, sexuality, youth, and race; children's cultures and literature; death, violence, crime, and human rights; research methods.

Cultural and Social Analysis Courses

Course NameLocationDurationATAR
Bachelor of Arts - Organisations and Work Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - International English Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Peace and Development Studies Penrith; Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.05; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Sociology Penrith; Bankstown 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55
Bachelor of Arts - Music Performance Penrith 3F / 6P 70.05
Bachelor of Arts - Musicology Penrith 3F / 6P 70.05
Bachelor of Arts - Anthropology Penrith; Bankstown 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55
Bachelor of Arts - Innovation and Change Penrith; Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Economy and Markets Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Criminology and Criminal Justice Penrith; Bankstown 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55
Bachelor of Arts - Geography and Urban Studies Penrith; Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.05; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Creative Writing Penrith; Parramatta 3F / 6P 72.85; 70.00
Bachelor of Arts - Heritage and Tourism Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Global Business Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Cultural and Social Analysis Major Penrith; Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Indigenous Australian Studies Major Penrith; Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 70.05; 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Chinese Major Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Arabic Major Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Indonesian Major Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45
Bachelor of Arts - Japanese Major Bankstown; Parramatta 3F / 6P 71.55; 70.45

Careers in Cultural and Social Analysis

You may pursue roles in:

  • Journalism
  • Activism
  • Cultural and social policy adviser
  • Teaching (with further study)
  • Communication
  • Welfare and health
  • State and federal public services
  • Overseas organisations
  • The media
  • Trade and tourist organisations
  • Business and industry
  • Education and research
  • Community development officer
  • Political adviser