Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 01595D

In this program, students can design a course to suit personal interests and career ambitions by selecting from discipline areas such as creative writing, geography, history, languages and psychology. This course is a strong base for further studies in education, law or honours.


  • 24 subjects: 6 core subjects
  • 2 majors (8 subjects each) or 1 major (8 subjects) and 2 minors (4 subjects each)
  • 3 elective subjects.


  • Creative Writing and publishing
  • Criminology and justice
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • International studies
  • Japanese in-country
  • Japanese Studies
  • Journalism
  • Psychology
  • Screen Media
  • Sociology
  • Sustainability - society
  • Theatre and performance

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Year 12 English is recommended

Study pathways

Credit transfer is available for graduates of related TAFE Diplomas. An Honours year is available. It requires completion of 96 units made up of 48 units dissertation and 48 units coursework.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
USC Moreton Bay International: $73,200
  • ATAR: 55
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
USC Online International: $73,200
  • ATAR: 55
  • Online/Off-campus : 3 years
USC Sunshine Coast International: $73,200
  • ATAR: 55
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

Further information

The University of the Sunshine Coast offers a Regional Preference Scheme for eligible applicants who reside or attend school in one of the following regional council areas: Sunshine Coast Regional Council; Noosa Council; Gympie Regional Council; Moreton Bay Regional Council; Somerset Regional Council; Fraser Coast Regional Council; South Burnett Regional Council. For eligible applicants an additional OP score of one or two selection ranks is granted.

Related courses

Browse more courses
Is the information on this page correct? Request update
Enquire about this course
You must agree before submitting.

Become a member

Already a member? LoginForgot password?

Join the conversation