Bachelor of International Studies

Deakin University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 075375D

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Dive into diverse cultures and build a global career by studying Deakin’s Bachelor of International Studies. If you are interested in different cultures, languages and perspectives outside of your own, this experience-rich course gives you a deep understanding of the international forces shaping the world today. The Bachelor of International Studies is a degree that can take you anywhere.

Gain an understanding of globalisation and development, global power and capitalism and build your intercultural communication skills through core units. Combine these foundation skills with specialised study in your area of interest and add value to your degree through one of our many international experiences.

Course structure:

Student must successfully complete 24 credit points of study including:

6 core units

a major selected from the major sequences listed below

no more than 8 credit points taken outside the Faculty of Arts and Education

a minimum of 6 credit points at level 3

no more than 10 credit points at level 1

at least 2 credit points of approved international experience

Academic Integrity AAI018

Academic Integrity (0-credit-point compulsory unit)

Career outcomes:

The professional, social and personal experiences on offer throughout this course prepare you for employment in a range of areas in the private and public sector including:

  • businesses with an international orientation
  • communications
  • defence
  • diplomacy
  • education
  • finance
  • immigration
  • NGOs with regional and global links
  • trade and aid

If you’re considering further study, Deakin’s honours program and postgraduate pathways can open-up a world of research and employment opportunities in Australia and abroad.

Click here for more details on this course.

Majors

  • Anthropology
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
30,200 Per Year
Read moreThe 'Estimated tuition fee' is calculated by adding together eight credit points of a typical combination of units for that course.
11 Jul 2022 3 years
Full time
Deakin University
Melbourne Burwood Campus
221 Burwood Highway
Melbourne Victoria 3125
Australia
30,200 Per Year
Read moreThe 'Estimated tuition fee' is calculated by adding together eight credit points of a typical combination of units for that course.
11 Jul 2022 3 years
Full time
Geelong Waterfront Campus
1 Gheringhap Street
Geelong Victoria 3220
Australia
30,200 Per Year
Read moreThe 'Estimated tuition fee' is calculated by adding together eight credit points of a typical combination of units for that course. (The given fee is for full time and it's a guide for online students)
11 Jul 2022 3 years
Self study / online (without attendance)
Deakin University
Melbourne Burwood Campus
221 Burwood Highway
Melbourne Victoria 3125
Australia

Entry criteria

Students must have qualification most relevant to your secondary school studies.

The Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) is the primary criterion for entry into most undergraduate-entry university programs in Australia.

International students who completed an Australian Year 12 in Australia or overseas should apply for undergraduate courses through the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC), as well as directly to Deakin through Study Link Connect – Deakin University's International Student Application Service.

English language requirement:

IELTS - Overall 6 No band lower than 6

TOEFL IBT - 69 Writing 21

C1 PROFICIENCY and C2 PROFICIENCY- 169 No band less than 169

PTE - 50 No less than 50 in each skill

OET - Overall C

Address

Deakin University
Melbourne Burwood Campus
221 Burwood Highway
Melbourne Victoria 3125
Australia
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