Diploma of Arts

The Diploma of Arts teaches you about the powerful nature of communication skills to pursue a career in media, journalism, psychology, writing, filming and much more.

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If you are interested in becoming a journalist, publisher, public relations manager, diplomat, screenwriter, author or foreign affairs expert; the Diploma of Arts is the pathway to a Monash Arts Degree. You will be inspired by new ideas, social and political issues, literature, language, history and communication during your learning process.

How the Program Works

Our diplomas are offered in two parts: part 1 and part 2. In part 1, you’ll study core Arts subjects to prepare you for your chosen stream. In part 2, you’ll choose your specialisation and study the same subjects as first‑year University students.

  • Psychology stream – for students who would like to complete a major in psychology or become a psychologist.
  • Sociology stream – for students considering majoring in communication, international relations or media studies.

Assessments

1. Essays
2. Group projects
3. Presentations
4. Research papers
5. Final exam

Program Details

Important Dates

Course

Oct
2021

Feb 
2022

June 
2022

Oct
2022

Application
Closing Date*

30 Sep       
2021

31 Jan        
2022

31 May       
2022

30 Sep       
2022

Orientation &             
Enrollment

14 Oct      
2021

17 Feb
2022

16 Jun
2022

13 Oct
2022

Class
Commencement

18 Oct
2021

21 Feb      
2022

20 Jun
2022

17 Oct
2022

*Late Application may be accepted after the deadline on a case by case basis.

Entry Requirements
Course Structure and Subject Units
Destination Degree Requirements
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Tuition Fees (2022)
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