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University of Tasmania

  • 6,479 postgraduate students
  • 17% international / 83% domestic

Bachelor of Arts with Honours

The Bachelor of Arts with Honours degree allows students who have completed the Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Tasmania, or graduates with a completed three year undergraduate degree from a recognised Australian university, or a person with some other tertiary qualification and relevant employment experience, a year of study to develop a body of knowledge in a specific context as further preparation to undertake professional work and/or as a pathway for research and further learning.

Key details

Duration
1 year full-time
Course Code
R4A
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Mar, Aug

About this course

The Bachelor of Arts with Honours degree allows students who have completed the Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Tasmania, or graduates with a completed three year undergraduate degree from a recognised Australian university, or a person with some other tertiary qualification and relevant employment experience, a year of study to develop a body of knowledge in a specific context as further preparation to undertake professional work and/or as a pathway for research and further learning.

Graduates of the degree will have developed advanced knowledge of the underlying principles and concepts in one or more Humanities or Social Science disciplines and acknowledge of research principles and methods.

This one year full time (or, at the discretion of the relevant School, two consecutive years part time) course is available at Hobart and Launceston.

The following subject areas are available within the Bachelor of Arts (Honours):

Humanities

  • Aboriginal Studies
  • Asian Studies
  • Chinese (not currently offered)
  • Classics
  • English
  • French (not currently offered)
  • German
  • History
  • Indonesian (not currently offered)
  • Japanese
  • Philosophy

Social Sciences

  • Criminology
  • Sociology
  • International Relations
  • Journalism, Media and Communications
  • Politics and Policy
  • Police Studies

Legal Studies

Geography and Environmental Sciences

Psychology

Study locations

Hobart, TAS

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences courses at University of Tasmania.
79.2%
Overall satisfaction
74.5%
Skill scale
66.5%
Teaching scale
61.1%
Employed full-time
$70k
Average salary