Bachelor of European Studies

Australian National University ANU

The Bachelor of European Studies program focuses mainly on Europe (including Britain) since World War II. The degree focuses on the foundations of modern Europe, bearing in mind its long history and how this has shaped contemporary European societies. It also considers the innovative aspects of recent developments, particularly the possibilities for cooperation and unity as well as the tensions between diverse traditions. Students will study a European language and travel to Europe for a semester of 'in-country' study at a partner institution in Europe. Students enrolled in European Studies have the opportunity to take advantage of the ANU's exchange agreements with leading universities in France, Germany and Italy.

Entry Requirements:

Year 12; there may be prerequisites or levels of assumed knowledge for individual subjects particularly science and language subjects

Structure:

144 units including: 1 major (48 units); 1 language minor (24 units), 'in-country' study at a partner institution in Europe (24 units); electives (48 units).

Subjects you can Study:

Contemporary Europe; European history

Study Pathways:

Credit may be granted for equivalent studies as appropriate at other universities.

Further information:

This program can also be incorporated into a double degree through the Flexible Double - Arts, Social Sciences group or Flexible Double - Law group. This program can also be incorporated into a Flexible Vertical Double Degree - Postgraduate business, humanities and social sciences group and Postgraduate law group.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00120C

Related Careers:

Anthropologist, Historian,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra 80 Yes Full time 3 years
Canberra 80 Yes Part time 6 years

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