Science and Arts Double Degree
|Minimum ATAR||75 This figure refers to the ATAR level below which an application will not be considered. This is not a guarantee of admission.|
|Study method||Full-time or part-time|
|Duration||4 years full time or part-time equivalent|
In this double degree, you can study majors from two different areas, one from the School of Science and one from the Faculty of Humanities. You will graduate with both a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts. This study combination is designed to provide you with a broad knowledge base, leading to the opportunity for diverse career opportunities both in Australia and overseas.
The following are the available Arts majors:
- Anthropology and Sociology
- International Relations
- Internet Communications
- Professional Writing and Publishing
|Science Majors||Guaranteed ATAR|
|Coastal and Marine Science||75|
High achieving students may complete an additional honours year enabling them to undertake their own significant research project.
In addition to the course-specific admission criteria listed below, please read our general admission criteria. Our general admission criteria apply to all courses at Curtin University.
Admission criteria for Australian and New Zealand students
Minimum ATAR This figure refers to the ATAR level below which an application will not be considered. This is not a guarantee of admission.
STAT entry STAT entry - The Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) assesses competencies considered important for success at uni. These tests are provided by the Tertiary Institutions Service Centre (TISC) to help mature age candidates apply for certain courses.
Please see our correlation comparability for previous TEE subjects, WACE courses and WACE ATAR courses.
Details of the types of ‘bonus points’ commonly available to applicants can be found on our StepUp to Curtin page.
ATAR and selection rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR in the most recent intake period
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Mature age entry
Essential WACE courses
Students must have ATAR Mathematics and the ATAR Science prerequisites for the individual Science majors.
Please click on the relevant course above for specific Science double degree subject prerequisites.
English language proficiency
|IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)|
|Overall band score||6.5|
Other qualifications may also satisfy our English language admission criteria. Please view our English language requirements page to find out more.
Fees for Australian and New Zealand students
Unfortunately fee information is not available for this course at this time. Please check out our Fee Calculator for an estimation of course fees.
The requirements of this course may attract additional costs. For more information visit other fees and charges.
Upon graduation you may be eligible for membership in the relevant society or institute of your chosen area of study. Please see the individual majors or contact your course coordinator.
Applications for credit for recognised learning (CRL) are assessed on an individual basis.
There is strong science component in this double degree, from a wide range of areas. The range of humanities subjects is also broad and diverse.
This course contains strong components of practical work to ensure you gain hands-on training with technical equipment relevant to the area studied.
View our student profile table to get an indication of the likely peer cohort for new students at Curtin University. This table provides data on students that commenced undergraduate study and passed the census date in the most relevant recent intake period for which data are available. It includes those admitted through all offer rounds and international students studying in Australia.
- More about studying at Curtin
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- Our admission appeals and grievance process
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