This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2013 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Arts
|Abbreviated title||BA (Global)|
|Total credit points required||144|
|Standard duration of study (years)||3 years FT, 6 years PT|
|Study mode and location||On-campus (Caulfield, Clayton, South Africa, Sunway)|
|Admission, fee and application details||http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/3910|
This course builds on the broad teaching and learning objectives of the Bachelor of Arts while developing a specialised focus on studies within an international framework. Students are able to explore and develop their knowledge and studies of the humanities through completing a compulsory international studies major sequence and undertaking studies on off-shore campuses as well as via flexible delivery mode. Students can undertake studies in related areas, including the various language programs offered by the Faculty of Arts.
These course outcomes are aligned with the Australian Qualifications Framework level 7, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate Attributes. For more information refer to http://opvclt.monash.edu.au/curriculum-by-design/aligning-course-outcomes-with-aqf-bologna.html.
Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that graduates will be able to:
This course consists of an international studies major, a minor, one core global research unit and additional units.
For the specific requirements of arts majors and minors and information on other arts units refer to the 'Areas of study' section in this Handbook at http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2013handbooks/aos/index-byfaculty-arts.html.
Students at South Africa and Sunway should note the areas of study currently offering majors, minors and sequences at those campuses listed below.
Note: French language and studies is available as a minor only.
Students must complete the following:
(a.) an international studies major (48 points)
(b.) an arts minor in a different area of study (24 points)
(c.) a first-year arts sequence in a third area of study (12 points)
(d.) ATS3793 Global research core unit (6 points)
(e.) 54 points of electives (up to 48 points can be from another faculty). Note: psychology can be taken within the 48 points of electives but cannot be used as an arts minor or first-year sequence
(f.) a minimum of one and a maximum of three semester(s) abroad at another Monash campus or designated overseas university (i.e. exchange partner).
By combining some of the core arts requirements, students can complete a double major in two different arts disciplines. For more details on this option, contact the Faculty of Arts.
Students are able to undertake a maximum of 48 points by off-campus distributed learning/flexible delivery (except at Monash South Africa).
Bachelor of Arts (Global)