Arts





  • Avondale University College 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

Enquiries

General Enquiries

Phone: +61 2 4980 2222
Email: reception@avondale.edu.au

Student Administration Enquiries

(Course Enquiries, Admissions, Academic Office)
Phone: +61 2 4980 2377
Email: studentadmin@avondale.edu.au
Enquire online: Live Chat

Student Finance Enquiries

Phone: +61 2 4980 2108
Email: studentfinance@avondale.edu.au

Student Life Enquiries

Phone: +61 2 4980 2148
Email: studentservices@avondale.edu.au

Media Enquiries

Phone: +61 2 4980 2251
Email: media@avondale.edu.au

Alumni and Philanthropy Enquiries

Phone: +61 2 4980 2251
Email: alumni@avondale.edu.au

Campuses

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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