Bachelor of Arts
Society and Culture
Total student fees
over 3 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Bachelor of Arts degree with one of 4 single majors: communication, humanities, information and library studies or social sciences. It can also be awarded with one of two double majors: communication and information and library studies or humanities and information and library studies.
Key Information for Students
At least 60 credits at NCEA Level 3, or Passes in Level 5 courses that are recognised in New Zealand, or An overseas qualification assessed to be equivalent to one of these by the programme leader, or Passes in other certificate/diploma qualifications or courses considered appropriate by the programme leader. If you don't meet these criteria, please contact us. We will then consider the likelihood of you being successful based on your prior learning and/or other qualifications.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$39,611 - $55,265|
|In further study||20%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Rewi Alley Scholarship in Chinese Studies
University of Waikato - Scholarships Office
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.