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Undergraduate

Arts and Commerce Double Degree

Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce - BA(Curtin), BCom(Curtin) - BB-ARTCOM Humanities
2018
2017

2018

Location Bentley
Study method Full-time
Study mode Off-campus, online and on-campus
Intake February or July
Duration 4 years full time

2017

Location Bentley
Study method Full-time
Study mode Off-campus, online and on-campus
Intake February or July
Duration 4 years full time

Course overview

This double degree offers students the opportunity to study a wide range of majors from the Bachelor of Arts (Humanities) and Commerce. Combining studies in arts and business has many benefits, including the ability to think outside the box and utilise both the left and right sides of the brain.

Studies in the arts focuses on creativity, problem solving, communication skills, and practical skills, with students able to utilise Curtin’s leading art, media and performance facilities. Meanwhile, studies in the business are career-orientated and equip students with the skills and knowledge required to be job-ready as soon as they graduate. This double degree provides you with diverse career opportunities both in Australia and overseas.

The majors available in this double degree are:

Arts (Humanities)

Anthropology and Sociology
Chinese
Creative Writing
Geography
History
International Relations
Internet Communications
Japanese
Journalism
Literary and Cultural Studies
Performance Studies
Professional Writing and Publishing
Screen Arts

Commerce

Accounting
Economics
Finance
International Business
Marketing
Public Relations
Tourism and Hospitality

Some combinations of majors in this double degree may be available to be completed fully online.

Please note the Asian Studies major is not available in 2014.

Entry requirements

2018
2017

2018 entry requirements for international students

Minimum English language entry requirements

IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)
Writing 6.0
Speaking 6.0
Reading 6.0
Listening 6.0
Overall band score 6.5

Cut-off scores

Qualification Score
GCE/STPM/HKALE (A-levels - best of three) 5
HKDSE 15
IB 24
Ontario Gr 12 (best of 6) 60
ATAR (including WACE/SACE/HCE/VCE) 70
WAUFP (CPS) 53
India 65%
Sri Lanka 5

Minimum academic entry requirements


Other notes

The Asian Studies major is not available in 2014.  

2017 entry requirements for international students

Minimum English language entry requirements

IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)
Writing 6.0
Speaking 6.0
Reading 6.0
Listening 6.0
Overall band score 6.5

Cut-off scores

Qualification Score
GCE/STPM/HKALE (A-levels - best of three) 5
HKDSE 15
IB 24
Ontario Gr 12 (best of 6) 60
ATAR (including WACE/SACE/HCE/VCE) 70
WAUFP (CPS) 53
India 65%
Sri Lanka 5

Minimum academic entry requirements


Other notes

The Asian Studies major is not available in 2014.  

Fees

2017

2017 fees for international students

International onshore - fee paying
Offer letter (100 credit) published fee $14,400
Indicative year 1 fee $29,000
Total indicative course fee $123,600
Indicative essential incidental course fee $60
The indicative fees shown above apply to international students studying on-campus in Western Australia. For information about fees at other locations please visit Curtin International's offshore site.

Why Arts and Commerce Double Degree?

  • There is an extensive list of majors to choose from in both the Arts and Commerce degrees, allowing you to combine two areas of interest or complementary majors.
  • Double your career opportunities by gaining training in both arts and business.
  • Combine left brain study (logic, facts, figures) with right brain study (creativity, ability to see the bigger picture).
  • The next big development in business has been touted the “creative industry”. This double degree will put you in good stead for this new up-and-coming industry.
  • You will develop practical and industry-relevant skills in both areas.