Arts





  • Avondale College of Higher Education offers holistic education, educating mentally, spiritually and socially.
  • Established in 1897.
  • A nurturing, Christian environment.
  • Avondale's Bachelor of Arts (BA) is a three year degree designed to present arts disciplines within a Christian world view and to help you understand society and your role in it. The Bachelor of Arts gives you opportunities to develop your abilities in problem recognition and solving, research skills, analysis, synthesis and creativity, critical and reflective thinking, and written and non-verbal communication.


Degrees Offered

Undergraduate

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Course duration: Three years full-time (or part-time equivalent)
Study mode: On-campus with distance education available for some units

Diploma of General Studies (DGS)

Course duration: One year full-time (or part-time equivalent)*
Study mode: On-campus

*You may not be required to complete the full year of the DGS before transferring to an undergraduate degree, based on results and successful completion of units.

Postgraduate

Master of Arts (MA)

Course duration: Four years part-time (or one year full-time equivalent)
Study mode: On-campus

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Course duration: Three to four years full-time (or 6 years part-time)
Study mode: On-campus and/or distance education available

Master of Philosophy (MPhil)

Course duration: One to two years full-time (or part time equivalent)
Study mode: On-campus or distance education

Specialisations


Counselling, Music, Psychology

Majors


Chaplaincy, Communication, Counselling, English, History, International Poverty and Development Studies (IPDS), Music, Psychology, Religious Studies, Visual Arts
*Or select strands from Business, Science & Mathematics, and Ministry & Theology.

Combined degrees are another exciting and popular option. In four years of full-time study at Avondale, you can combine an Arts degree with a Bachelor of Teaching. You can also complete a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Business as two separate awards in 4 years.

Minors


Communication, Counselling, English, Geography, Graphic Design, History, International Poverty and Development Studies (IPDS), Music, Psychology, Religious Studies, Visual Arts
*Or select strands from Business, Science & Mathematics, and Ministry & Theology.

Combined degrees are another exciting and popular option. In four years of full-time study at Avondale, you can combine an Arts degree with a Bachelor of Teaching. You can also complete a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Business as two separate awards in 4 years.

“There are just endless possibilities with what I can do with an Arts degree”
– Arts student

Admissions & Course Enquiries

Contact

Phone: +61 2 4980 2377
Email: study@avondale.edu.au
Monday to Thursday: 9.00am-5pm
Friday: 9.00am-12.00noon

General Enquiries

Lake Macquarie Campus

Phone: +61 2 4980 2222
Email: reception@avondale.edu.au
Monday-Thursday, 8.30am-5pm
Friday, 8.30am-12.15pm

Clinical Education Centre

Sydney Campus

Phone: +61 2 9480 3630
Email: study@avondale.edu.au
Monday-Thursday, 8.30am-5pm
Friday, 8.30am-12.15pm

For all student finance enquiries, contact the Student Finance Office.

For all media enquiries, contact Avondale's Public Relations Officer.

Directions and Locations

Lake Macquarie Campus

582 Freemans Drive
Cooranbong NSW 2265
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Sydney Campus

185 Fox Valley Road
Wahroonga NSW 2076

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