Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00117J

Learn from world-class lecturers and experience small, friendly classes and personalised support. Practical work placements ensure you are work-ready when you graduate. Depending on your chosen major, you may also have the opportunity to experience an overseas placement. This three-year, full-time degree is highly flexible and allows you to explore areas of study that focus on your strengths while giving you opportunity to diversify. The course is also available part-time. You will study a selection of core subjects and your preferred major. Each major provides you with in-depth knowledge in that study area. You can choose either a second major or two minors, which can complement your studies or broaden your area of expertise.


72 credit points as per course structure. Study plans must include: A maximum of 30 credit points at Level 1. A minimum of 18 credit points at Level 3.


  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Criminology
  • Design and creative arts
  • English
  • History
  • Human geography
  • Human services
  • Indigenous studies
  • Languages
  • Politics and international relations
  • Psychology studies
  • Sociology.

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • English (Units 3/4,C)

Study pathways

Honours is offered to students who meet the stated criteria, available on a full or part-time basis.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
JCU Cairns International: $92,880
  • ATAR: 59
  • Full-time : 3 years
JCU Online International: $92,880
  • ATAR: 59
  • Online/Off-campus : 3 years
JCU Singapore International: $92,880 No
  • Full-time : 3 years
JCU Townsville International: $92,880
  • ATAR: 59
  • Full-time : 3 years

Further information

Not all majors are available at all campuses. International student visa-holders must not enrol in more than a third of the total credit points for the course in online, distance or external study.

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