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Bachelor of Arts with the degree of Bachelor of Science

ATAR/Course cut-off
75.05
This information is for domestic students.
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Overview

Combine your interest in science with the creative and communications skills of arts. This double degree allows you to design your own program, with over seventy major topics to focus your studies. 

You'll gain highly developed communications skills, develop critical analysis and creative problem solving while studying the science and arts topics that interest you most.

The focus is on developing skills such as problem solving and critical thinking with peer assisted learning and practical work. You will gain expert knowledge and have the freedom to study subjects tailored to your intended career.

Key features

  • Explore ideas across disciplinary boundaries.
  • Connect with careers and communities via internship, study abroad and work-integrated learning opportunities.
  • Take part in classroom, fieldwork and laboratory learning with a focus on practical work to develop your skills.
  • Learn from internationally recognised researchers.
  • Access to high quality laboratories including modern instruments and tools.

Majors offered by the Bachelor of Arts with the degree of Bachelor of Science

Minimum course duration

4 years full-time / equivalent part-time

Location

North Ryde (Sydney)

UAC Code

300145

Suitable for

If you are interested in areas of science and want to combine your science study with other areas that interest you such as teaching or law.

Entry requirements

English Language Requirements

All applicants for undergraduate or postgraduate coursework studies at Macquarie University are required to provide evidence of proficiency in English.
For more information see English Language Requirements.

You may satisfy the English language requirements if you have completed:

  • senior secondary studies equivalent to the NSW HSC
  • one year of Australian or comparable tertiary study in a country of qualification

What you will study

General requirements Credit Points
Minimum number of credit points for the degree 96
Minimum number of credit points at 200 level or above 60
Minimum number of credit points at 300 level or above 30
Minimum number of credit points designated as science 42
Completion of a Qualifying Major for the Bachelor of Arts
Completion of a Qualifying Major for the Bachelor of Science
Completion of a designated People unit
Completion of a designated Planet unit
Completion of a designated PACE unit

Students undertaking this course can choose from the following Bachelor of Arts majors:

Students undertaking this course can choose from the following Bachelor of Science majors:

Notes

  • The course information contained on this page is applicable for 2015 ONLY.
    It is meant as a guide only, to plan your enrolment or study please see the official Handbook.
    For more information please read the courses disclaimer.
Why choose Macquarie?

Why choose Macquarie?

Macquarie offers an outstanding learning experience. We are recognised across the country and around the globe for our innovative curriculum and unique campus environment.

Education is about far more than classroom learning. At Macquarie, you'll graduate with outstanding technical skills as well as the ability to think critically and develop personal views. We prepare you for the world beyond university.

Learning environment

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Flexible study options

Macquarie makes it easy to balance work, study, family and social commitments while benefiting from a quality education.

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Apply

Bachelor of Arts with the degree of Bachelor of Science

To study this degree, apply through the Universities Admission Centre (UAC).

1. Select your UAC Code:

300145

2. Go to the UAC website and select “Apply". This link will open in a new window.

Applications for Session 1, 2015 opens on 6 August 2014.

Re-admission

Students wishing to return to study at Macquarie University should visit the Previous Macquarie Students webpage, for further information and application procedures. 

Majors offered by the Bachelor of Arts with the degree of Bachelor of Science

Students undertaking this course can choose from the following Bachelor of Arts with the degree of Bachelor of Science majors:

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