The Department of Politics & International Relations offers undergraduate courses that cover a broad range of subject areas, attracting students from across the Faculty of Arts and other faculties within the University.
All POLIR courses on offer can be viewed at the Course Planner.
- Bachelor of International Relations
The Bachelor of International Relations is a degree program designed to equip students with the skills, knowledge and experience to thrive in this increasingly globalised world.
Studies are in disciplines which have a strong international focus. These include: Economics, Asian Studies, European Studies, History, Labour Studies and Politics.
It is compulsory to study at least 9 units of language in the Bachelor of International Relations. You can choose to complete a minor in your chosen language but it is not compulsory, you can also choose to study the full language sequence towards a Diploma in Languages. In most cases, you will be able to graduate with a both Diploma in Languages and a Bachelor of International Studies in 3½ years (full-time study).