School of Humanities

Future Students

Further information

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Not a UWA student?

You can study with us even if you are not enrolled:

Our undergraduate and postgraduate courses encompass classics and ancient history, English and cultural studies, European languages and studies, gender studies, history and philosophy.


A Bachelor of Arts gives you the opportunity to study a number of different majors.

Broadening units on offer within the School of Humanities


Honours usually involves a fourth year of study, developing analytical and research skills through course work and a dissertation that explores a particular area of interest.

Students from other universities can also apply for honours at UWA.



Postgraduate coursework usually involve attending classes and may include writing a thesis. Examples include graduate certificate and graduate diploma courses.


Research degrees focus on research and writing a thesis. Examples include PhDs and master's by research.