Monash University

Undergraduate - Course

Students who commenced study in 2015 should refer to this course entry for direction on the requirements; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course.

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This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2015 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Arts.

If you are seeking to commence your studies in 2016, please visit our new Find A Course for 2016.

Course code3054
Managing facultyArts
Abbreviated titleBA/BMus
CRICOS code041539C
Total credit points required192
Standard duration of study (years)4.5 years FT, 9 years PT

Students are required to overload in some semesters in order to complete this degree in four years (full-time). Students have a maximum of 10 years to complete this course.

Study mode and locationOn-campus (Clayton)
Admission, fee and application details
Contact details

Tel: 1800 MONASH (1800 666 274) Web address:


  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.


Students must complete 96 points From the Bachelor of Arts and 96 points from the Bachelor of Music as outlined in the following single degrees:

  • 0002 Bachelor of Arts
  • 0821 Bachelor of Music.

Refer to the single degrees for all information and requirements for this double-degree course.

In the arts component of this double degree, and for music free electives, students may select arts units:

  • from any campus, but should be aware of the teaching location as this may require travel to another campus and have timetabling implications
  • offered in off-campus mode (Note: The number of off-campus units permitted for international students is limited).

Alternative exit(s)

Students may exit from the double-degree program and graduate with only one of the single degrees providing all requirements for that degree have been met.

Students may also in some instances graduate from one of the single degrees before going on to complete the other degree in the double-degree course providing all requirements for the 'graduating' degree have been met.

Refer to the relevant single degree entry for details.


Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Music