Bachelor of Arts (Political Science)

If youre interested in politics and world affairs, this program is for you. Political Science brings together the study of government and politics with international relations. Graduates pursue careers as politicians, diplomats, researchers and consultants.

Course summary
Campus Townsville; Cairns; External
Duration 3 years full time
Part time available
Midyear Entry Yes
OP/Rank 2015 19/60
CRICOS code 010346B
Prerequisites English

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Professional recognition

Graduates can apply for membership of the Australian Political Science Studies Association and the International Political Studies Association

Joint degree options

Joint degrees give students expertise in a complementary discipline in reduced time and can enhance career prospects. At JCU the Bachelor of Arts degree can be combined as a joint degree in:

*Not available with all Arts majors.

This website is intended as general guide. Prospective students should contact the university to confirm admission requirements and the availability of courses. James Cook University reserves the right to alter any course or admission requirement without prior notice.