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University of New England
This online or on-campus Bachelor of Historical Inquiry and Practice from the University of New England (UNE) offers you the chance to train as a professional historian and gain the skills to critically evaluate and interpret the world around you.
With the opportunity for historians to apply their skills to a variety of other professional disciplines, this course will enable you to tailor your studies by combining your history units with those from another discipline of your choosing - for example, social history and criminology, national history and languages or cultural history and music.
You'll graduate with the ability to examine, interpret and evaluate texts, setting you up to pursue employment in a range of fields.
If plans change, and you can no longer commit to the full Bachelor of Historical Inquiry and Practice, you could still be eligible to receive a qualification.
Depending on the credit points you've completed, you could exit with the Advanced Diploma in Arts or the Advanced Diploma in Local, Family and Applied History.
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
Assumed knowledge is any two units of English; studies in history are recommended.
You may be eligible for advanced standing if your previous education and experience meet certain criteria.
In this history course, the subjects you may study include:
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Bachelor of Historical Inquiry and Practice from the University of New England.
UNE is committed to a holistic approach to education, ensuring that all graduates also possess the following transferable attributes:
Curious about where a career in arts could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for HECS-HELP to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees. Alternatively, you can pay annually for the units you select to study in that year.
The University of New England also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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