Bachelor of Arts - International Studies / Bachelor of Event and Tourism Management
University of Canberra
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Bachelor Degree (Pass)
|Campus||ATAR Cutoff||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Canberra||70.00^||No||Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
Year 12 or equivalent
This double degree will equip students with specific conceptual and practical skills required for students seeking careers in event or tourism industries underpinned by business studies applicable across a range of work contexts. The International Studies component provides an opportunity to attain interdisciplinary understanding of global issues. The program introduces students to a range of academic fields and approaches its themes and topics from a variety of multi-disciplinary perspectives such as Development Studies; Anthropology; Communications; Economics; Geography; History; Law; Literature; Philosophy; Religious Studies; Sociology and Cultures. A highly recommended international exchange semester provides first-hand international experience.
Subjects you can Study
Event and tourism management; International studies
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Bachelor Degree (Pass)
- Full-time internal = 4 years
- Part-time internal = 8 years
96 credit points
Year 12 or equivalent
Honours is available. Students may choose to exit the degree after the equivalent of three years full-time study and take out the single Bachelor of Arts in International Studies degree or the Bachelor of Event and Tourism Management degree. This single degree may be taken out when at least 72 credit points have been attained and where all course requirements are met.
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Life after Study
Humanities and social sciences
Where are graduates that studied Humanities and social sciences at University of Canberra?
|Public sector||Private practice||Private industry||Working overseas|
Events coordinators plan and organise special events, including parties, wedding receptions, product launches, banquets, meetings, conferences and conventions.
Public servants in the Australian Public Service (APS) work in a wide range of areas such as community and social services, defence, economic management, education, employment, foreign affairs, health, housing, industrial relations and transport. They are employed in a variety of clerical, technical and professional careers.
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With over 300 undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees spanning across 28 broad areas of study, there's sure to be a career path to suit you at UC.
Our students create their own pathways into their future career:
- Flexible course structures so you can choose the units you want to study
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- Opportunities to study a semester abroad or include an international field trip in your course
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