Enrolling for the First Time

Follow the below steps to determine your Major, Minor (if eligible) and units to study for each subject area

Students enrolled in the following degrees have a compulsory Major (Major in bold):

  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Arts (Technology)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Arts (Mathematics)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Exercise Science
Students enrolled in Bachelor of Education (Secondary) or Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Arts (Humanities) should choose their Major from the list below (select one)

Brisbane Majors Melbourne Majors Strathfield Majors Blacktown Majors
Business Studies Business Studies Drama  Drama
Drama Drama Economics  English/Literature
English/Literature English/Literature English/Literature  Graphic Design (to be confirmed)
 Exercise Science 
(only for stduetns enrolled in BEducation(Sec)/BExerciseScience)
 Exercise Science 
(only for stduetns enrolled in BEducation(Sec)/BExerciseScience)
 Exercise Science 
(only for stduetns enrolled in BEducation(Sec)/BExerciseScience)
 History
History History History  
Music Mathematics
For the study of Mathematics discipline:
Units 3 and 4 - Mathematical Methods.
Study of Religions  
Study of Religions Music
For the study of Music discipline:
AMEB Grade VI or Year 12 Practical Music.
Technology
(only for students enrolled in BEducation(Sec)/BArts(Tech)
 
Theological Studies Study of Religions    
Visual Arts Theological Studies    
   Visual Arts    

Students studying the following degrees are not eligible for a second teaching area/Minor

  • Bachelor of Education (Primary and Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary and Special Education)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) / Bachelor of Arts (Technology) - there is a compulsory Minor in Computing for this course

Available Minors for each campus are listed below (select one that is different to your Major)

Brisbane Minors Melbourne Minors Strathfield Minors Blacktown Minors
Business Studies Drama Computing  Computing
Drama Economics Drama  Drama
English/Literature English/Literature Economics  English/Literature
Geography Geography English/Literature  Graphic Design (to be confirmed)
 History

Health (Health Science Minor)
(only for students enrolled in BEducation(sec)/BExerciseScience)

 Geography  History
Music
You will need to ensure that you are able to meet minimum practical and theoretical requirements for music teaching by the end of Year 2 of the degree program. Students should attain a minimum of fifth grade (AMEB, Trinity College or equivalent) theory and practical musicianship.
Healthy Development (Arts Minor) History  Music

Outdoor Education
(

History Mathematics

For the study of Mathematics discipline: Mathematics (other than Mathematics General 2)
 
Study of Religions Mathematics

For the study of Mathematics discipline: Units 3 and 4 - Mathematical Methods.
Sociology
(must be studied as a Minor+2)
 
   Outdoor Education
((to be confirmed)
 Study of Religions  
Theological Studies Philosophy
(must be studied as a Minor+2)
Visual Arts  
Visual Arts Politics and International Relations
(must be studied as a Minor+2)
 
  Psychology  
  Sociology
(must be studied as a Minor+2)
   
  Study of Religions    
  Theological Studies    

First-Year students should refer to the below table for units that relate to their teaching areas. Students who have completed their first year should refer to the annual Arts Unit List for a list of available units relating to chosen teaching areas. 

Teaching Area
Semester 1 Semester 2
Business Studies All Campuses
BUSN113
 
Managing People and Organisations

 Students starting in semester 2:
All Campuses
BUSN113 
Managing People and Organisations

Students who have already completed BUSN113 choose one of:
All Campuses
BUSN112 
Managing Markets

All Campuses
ACCT100 
Introduction to Accounting

Online (Brisbane, Melbourne, Strathfield and Blacktown students)
ECON103
 
Macroeconomics 1

Computing Strathfield Campus only
COMP104
Fundamentals of Computing
Strathfield Campus only
COMP106
Communicating with Data
Drama All Campuses
PERF102
Theatre Making
All Campuses
PERF104
Drama's Greatist Hits
Economics Online (Brisbane, Melbourne, Strathfield and Blacktown students)
ECON102
Microeconomics 1
Online (Brisbane, Melbourne, Strathfield and Blacktown students)
ECON103
Macroeconomics 1
English All Campuses
ENGL110
Reading Literature Form and Genre
All Campuses
ENGL111
Literature Across Time and Space
 Exercise Science

 Brisbane, Melbourne and Strathfield Campuses
EXSC109
Games and Sports Skills 

Brisbane, Melbourne and Strathfield Campuses
EXSC118
Nutrition and Exercise
Geography Brisbane, Melbourne and Strathfield campuses
GEOG101
Exploring Human Environments
Brisbane, Melbourne and Strathfield campuses
GEOG100
Planet Earth: an Introduction
Healthy Development Melbourne Campus only
EXSC118
Nutrition and Exercise
Melbourne Campus only
YSED104
The Developing Young Person
History All Campuses
HIST115
Global History Six Degrees of Separation
All Campuses
HIST106
Australian Indigenous Peoples: Past and Present
Mathematics Melbourne and Stratfield Campuses
MATH107
Fundamentals of Mathematics
Melbourne and Stratfield Campuses
MATH107
Functions and Calculus
Music Brisbane, Melbourne and Blacktown Campuses
MUSC161
Foundations of Music Practice
Brisbane, Melbourne and Blacktown Campuses
MUSC162
Writing About Music: Legacies and Futures
Outdoor Education Brisbane or Melbourne Campuses
EXSC115

Foundations of the Outdoor Experience
 No Year1, Semester 2 unit on offer. Refer to Course Map for BEducation(Sec)/BExerciseScience
Philosophy Brisbane Campus
PHIL100
Big Questions

Melbourne and Strathfield Campuses
PHIL100
Big Questions
OR
PHIL107
Philosophy of World Religions
Brisbane Campus
PHIL104
Introduction to Ethics

Melbourne and Strathfield Campuses
PHIL102
Human Nature
OR 
PHIL104
Introduction to Ethics
Politics and International Relations Brisbane, Melbourne and North Sydney Campuses
POLS101
Introduction to Australian Politics
Brisbane, Melbourne and North Sydney Campuses 
POLS104
Introduction to International Relations
Psychology Melbourne Campus only
PSYC100
Foundations of Psychology
Melbourne Campus only
PSYC101
Applications of Psychology
Sociology All Campuses
SOCS100
Introduction to Sociology
 All Campuses
SOCS108
Contemporary Society and Change
Study of Religions Brisbane, Melbourne and Strathfield Campuses
THBS100
Introduction to the Bible 
Brisbane, Melbourne and Strathfield Campuses
THCT100
What Christians Believe 
Theological Studies Brisbane, Melbourne and Strathfield Campuses
THBS100
Introduction to the Bible 
 Brisbane, Melbourne and Strathfield Campuses
THCT100
What Christians Believe
 Visual Arts All Campuses
ARTS109
Drawing

All Campuses
ARTS112
Art in the Early 20th Century

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