Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

This double degree lets you combine complementary arts and science major sequences. Studying arts provides students with highly-developed critical-thinking skills, while undertaking units in science prepares students for work in areas such as biology, environmental policy, and industrial development. Successful graduates of this course receive two degrees and a competitive advantage over those with one degree.


Students will undertake 16 credit points in the Faculty of Arts and Education and 16 credit points in the Faculty of Science and Technology. Course requirements for both the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science must be satisfied.


  • Advertising
  • Animal biology
  • Anthropology
  • Arabic
  • Buddhist studies
  • Cell biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry and material science
  • Children's literature
  • Chinese
  • Creative writing
  • Criminology
  • Design
  • Digital media
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Education
  • Environmental science
  • Film, television and animation
  • Fisheries and aquaculture
  • Freshwater biology
  • Gender and sexuality studies
  • Genomics
  • Geography
  • Geography and society
  • History
  • Human biology
  • Indonesian
  • International politics
  • International relations
  • Islamic studies
  • Journalism
  • Language and culture studies
  • Literary studies
  • Mathematical modelling
  • Media studies
  • Middle East studies
  • Natural history
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Plant biology
  • Politics and policy studies
  • Professional experience and practice
  • Public relations
  • Science
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Sport and society
  • Studies of religion
  • Sustainability and society
  • Visual arts

Standard entry requirements

Year 12 or equivalent: Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or at least 20 in English other than EAL

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Burwood International: $150,656
  • ATAR: 62
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

Further information

Some major sequences are not available at all campuses

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