This double degree offers you the opportunity to study a wide range of majors from the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce. Combining studies in arts and business has many benefits, including the ability to think outside the box and apply transferable skills in both creative and commerce careers. Graduates are awarded with two degrees upon successful completion.
Studies in the arts focuses on creativity, problem solving, communication and practical skills, with students able to utilise Curtin’s leading art, media and performance facilities.
Meanwhile, studies in commerce equip you with the skills and knowledge required to be job-ready in your chosen discipline. This double degree provides you with diverse career opportunities both in Australia and overseas.
The majors available in this double degree are:
Anthropology and Sociology
Digital and Social Media
Literary and Cultural Studies
Professional Writing and Publishing
Tourism and Hospitality.
Some combinations of majors in this double degree may be available to be completed fully online.
Please refer to the handbook for additional course overview information.
What jobs can the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce lead to?
The career opportunities for both arts and commerce graduates vary greatly depending on the majors selected within each degree. Please refer to you preferred majors to see their specific career options.
What you'll learn
- apply broad discipline knowledge to a range of theoretical and practical situations through research and practical application in the field of humanities and business
- think creatively and critically to generate innovative solutions to complex social, political, artistic, business and commercial problems
- access, evaluate and synthesise relevant information from a range of organisational and external sources
- communicate appropriately and effectively in professional and public contexts
- apply technologies appropriately
- demonstrate initiative, responsibility and lifelong learning skills by applying critical reflection and being proactive
- describe global and cultural issues as related to the humanities and business areas and their impact on local and international communities
- demonstrate respect for human rights, cultural diversity and the particular rights of Indigenous Australians
- show leadership and employ ethical practice and professional integrity, both within a team and independently