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  Bachelor of Arts - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Bachelor of Arts (B.A. or A.B., from the Latin Artium Baccalaureus) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a course or program in the arts and/or sciences.
In the United States and Canada, a Bachelor of Arts degree usually requires a student to take a majority of their courses (usually 1/2 or 3/4) in the arts, namely social sciences, humanities, music, or fine arts.
The curriculum of a traditional Bachelor of Arts degree is centered around providing a well-rounded, liberal arts education.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bachelor_of_Arts   (826 words)

  
 Bachelor's degree - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A bachelor's degree is usually an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a course or major that generally lasts for three or four years.
Originally, in the universities of Oxford and Cambridge all undergraduate degrees were in the Faculty of Arts, hence the degree of Bachelor of Arts.
The Bachelor of Journalism degree is a professional degree awarded to students who have studied journalism at a four-year accredited university.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bachelor's_degree   (1308 words)

  
 Bachelor of Arts - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
A Bachelor of Arts (B.A. or A.B.) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a course or program in the arts and/or sciences.
Some Canadian universities outside of Quebec offer three-year BA degrees, particularly in British Columbia, Alberta, and Ontario, but these degrees are seen by prospective employers and graduate schools as being less prestigious than their four-year (honours degree) counterparts.
Difference between the BA and BS The Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Science (BS or BSc) are very similar in some countries, in that they are the most common of undergraduate degrees.
www.leessummit.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Bachelor_of_arts   (748 words)

  
 Bachelor of Arts
Students are initially admitted to the Bachelor of Arts, "undeclared program" unless they indicate on their application their intended major.
Bachelor of Arts students who do not declare their intention to complete a major within this time frame will not be permitted to register for further coursework.
In order to obtain an interdisciplinary Bachelor of Arts degree, a student must work in an area of concentration consisting of a minimum of six and a maximum of eight units for a 15-unit degree program, and a minimum of 8 and a maximum of 10 units for an advanced major.
www.msvu.ca /calendar/Undergraduate/BachelorArts.asp   (1712 words)

  
 Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences - Distance Degree Programs
The Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences is a broad-based, interdisciplinary, liberal arts degree with options that include primary and secondary course concentrations in criminal justice, sociology, psychology, anthropology, history, human development, political science, and women's studies (a formal minor in business administration is also available).
The Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences is an upper-division degree completion program that enables students to complete the final two years of a bachelor's degree without going to a Washington State University (WSU) campus.
The Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences is a broad-based interdisciplinary program with course concentrations available in anthropology, business administration, criminal justice, history, human development, political science, psychology, sociology, and women studies, and a formal minor in business administration.
distance.wsu.edu /degrees/social_sciences.asp   (402 words)

  
 Bachelor of Teaching - Bachelor of Arts
A range of Bachelor of Arts sequences and units are available and students have free choice of their major and of one minor sequence.
The Bachelor of Teaching requirements foster the acquisition and development of the basic professional knowledge, skills and attitudes required of an effective classroom teacher.
The Arts Minor 1 is taken in conjunction with curriculum studies in the second discipline and provides the second teaching subject.
inet.acu.edu.au /handbook/2005/Course/ed/bteachba.htm   (1088 words)

  
 Bachelor of Arts Program - The University of Queensland, Australia
The Bachelor of Arts provides students with a greater understanding of themselves and others, of different cultures and times, and of the world in which they live.
Bachelor of Arts students enjoy one of the most flexible university degrees available, and the BA at UQ is a longstanding degree, offered by the university since its inception in the early 1900s.
The Bachelor of Arts provides a broad, flexible education and is excellent preparation for a wide range of careers.
www.uq.edu.au /study/program.html?acad_prog=2000   (976 words)

  
 Calendar, Academic Prorammes, Division of Continuing Studies - Royal Military College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
The General Bachelor of Arts programme without a concentration is offered to students who are interested in Arts courses, but who initially have no particular interest in a specific field of study in Arts.
The General Bachelor of Arts programme with a concentration is offered to students who already have an interest in a given field of study in Arts.
The concentrations in Arts have been designed by the departments in the Arts Division in such a way as to make it easy for a student who has completed the programme with distinction to upgrade his/her degree to an Honours degree with a view to pursuing studies at the graduate level.
www.rmc.ca /academic/continuing/calendar/acadprog_e.html   (2691 words)

  
 Bachelor of Arts in Humanities
The Bachelor of Arts in Humanities is a broad-based, interdisciplinary, liberal arts degree.
The Bachelor of Arts in Humanities is an upper-division degree completion program that enables students to complete the final two years of a bachelor's degree without going to a Washington State University (WSU) campus.
The Bachelor of Arts in Humanities is a broad-based interdisciplinary program similar to the social sciences degree, but offering students the opportunity to include in their program courses related to the basic cultural concepts of civilization through literature, art, music, theater, philosophy, history, languages, and linguistics.
distance.wsu.edu /degrees/humanities.asp   (394 words)

  
 Design Your Own Bachelor of Arts
The Bachelor of Arts provides one of the most effective and relevant courses for the 21st Century.
The Bachelor of Arts is a three year, full-time, undergraduate course, offered on-campus at Lismore and Coffs Harbour and externally (by distance education), or in a mixture of both study modes.
One of the innovative strengths of the Bachelor of Arts is its balance between theory and practice providing students with a very desirable graduating qualification.
www.scu.edu.au /schools/arts/ba   (1004 words)

  
 STU Bachelor of Arts
In addition to traditional arts majors and honours programmes, students have access to a broad range of interdisciplinary options and to elective courses in emerging fields of study.
Students are encouraged to explore the various liberal arts disciplines during their first two years of the programme by choosing from a variety of subject areas.
This allows students to gain a better understanding of their interests and abilities and be in a better position to select a major for the final years of the programme.
www.stthomasu.ca /prospective/programmes/arts.htm   (1032 words)

  
 Bachelor of Arts (BA), University of Otago, New Zealand
Bachelor of Arts (BA), University of Otago, New Zealand
Regulations for the Degree of Bachelor of Arts (BA)
The Bachelor of Arts (BA) is Otago's most flexible undergraduate degree programme, enabling students to study from a selection of more than 40 arts and social science subjects, as well as papers offered elsewhere in the University.
www.otago.ac.nz /courses/qualifications/ba.html   (544 words)

  
 Undergraduate Catalog, 1998-2000. Natural Sciences
For this degree students may major in any of the departments of the College of Liberal Arts or the College of Natural Sciences; these majors are listed under the heading "Degree Programs" in chapter 1.
The requirements for the Bachelor of Arts under Plan I are designed to give each student flexibility in the selection of courses to meet individual needs.
Within the general requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Arts and the requirements of the major, a student may also complete a concentration in European studies; folklore; Jewish studies; religious studies; technology, literacy, and culture; or women's studies.
www.utexas.edu /student/registrar/catalogs/ug98-00/ch09/ch09b.html   (4240 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Bachelor of Arts
The length of the course in Arts in the medieval universities varied considerably according to time and place.
The statutes framed for the University of Paris, in 1215, by Robert de Courçon, the papal legate, fixed the minimum length of the course at six years, twenty years of age being required for its completion and the reception of the license.
It is no longer possible, during the years in college or in the university, to cover the whole range of acquired knowledge in the liberal arts, as the endeavour was to do in the Middle Ages.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/01756c.htm   (1111 words)

  
 TACDC | Bachelor of Arts Degree Programs in Graphic Design, Interior Design, Animation, Fine Arts and Illustration
Earning a bachelor's degree from The Art Center Design College in graphic design, illustration, fine arts, animation graphics or interior design is just the first step in creating a career doing the things you love to do.
By researching, discussing, analyzing, and presenting aspects of contemporary art issues students will be able to complete a project that synthesizes their understandings of one or more issues with their own art practice.
Historical and contemporary installation art will be researched, discussed, and analyzed to provide a basis for students to identify issues and practices relevant to their own ideas.
www.theartcenter.edu /BAframe.html   (10419 words)

  
 Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Subjects in the Bachelor of Arts (BA) deal with the history and creative activities of humankind.
Because of the communication skills developed through studying the Arts, graduates with Arts degrees are valued as essential contributors to the modern workplace.
The Bachelor of Arts is a three-year degree consisting of 360 points (20 papers).
www.waikato.ac.nz /enrol/degrees/ba.shtml   (567 words)

  
 The New School Bachelor's Program
The Bachelor’s Program at The New School for General Studies is an individualized program of study in the liberal arts for students returning to college to complete their undergraduate degrees.
While it is one of several bachelor’s degree programs offered at the university, it is the only one designed specifically for adults.
We believe that the understanding of the individual, society, and the world around us that comes from the study of the liberal arts should be at the heart of undergraduate education.
www.nsu.newschool.edu /ba   (167 words)

  
 Theatre Department
The Department of Theatre offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre and, in collaboration with the Department of Creative Writing, a Master of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing and Writing for the Performing Arts.
The department is housed in the new $35-million ARTS complex.
The M.F.A. in Creative Writing and Writing for the Performing Arts is a unique two-year program which requires students to write in two different genres selected from fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, playwrighting, and screenwriting.
www.theatre.ucr.edu   (317 words)

  
 Bachelor of Arts
The Bachelor of Arts course (Pass and Honours) offers a diversity of subjects, making it attractive to students seeking a liberal arts education and the development of skills either as a basis for employment or as the foundation for further specialised study.
Students in the Bachelor of Arts course are required to complete a Volunteer Experience unit to meet graduation requirements.
The Bachelor of Arts course with a specialisation in Theology is also being offered and for convenience and ease of reference by students it has been included in the following table.
inet.acu.edu.au /handbook/2005/Course/arts/ba.htm   (1212 words)

  
 Salon Arts & Entertainment | "The Bachelor"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
But too much of "The Bachelor" rests on the soft, narrow shoulders of its leads, and the movie always seems to be cracking under the strain.
It may be too much to ask of a story that its heroes not merely fall in and out of love a few times but possess a nobility of soul that makes the whole $100 mil thing an issue for everyone but them.
Whatever the excuse, though, "The Bachelor" doesn't generate enough laughs or sighs to hold together, and the only thing more disappointing than a truly awful film is a merely weak one that has some really fun moments.
www.salon.com /ent/movies/review/1999/11/05/bachelor?CP=SAL&DN=110   (1074 words)

  
 MATHEMATICS
Before receiving a bachelor's degree in mathematics, students must obtain a passing grade on a standardized major field achievement test administered by the Department of Mathematics.
Additional courses transferred from other universities or from other campuses of the University of Colorado that are used to meet the minimum 24-hour upper-division requirement must be approved by the Department of Mathematics.
Before being admitted to candidacy for the Ph.D. degree in mathematics, a student must pass examinations in real analysis, modern algebra, and a third topic chosen by the student and the student's advisor.
www.colorado.edu /sacs/catalog97-98/arts/MATHEMATIC.html   (1160 words)

  
 Bachelor of Arts at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
A Bachelor of Arts is an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a courses taken that generally lasts three years in the UK or four years in North America, except for Quebec where the degree takes three years after graduation from a provincial CEGEP programme.
Universities plan the Arts Bachelor degree as a liberal arts schedule.
A Bachelor of Arts receives the designation A.B. or B.A. for a major/pass degree and A.B. (Hon.) or B.A. (Hons) for an honours degree.
www.wiki.tatet.com /Bachelor_of_Arts.html   (287 words)

  
 College of Arts and Sciences -- BU 2005/2006 Undergraduate Bulletin
The College of Arts and Sciences is an academic community of students and faculty involved in the discovery, evaluation, and transmission of essential knowledge.
TOP OF The University confers the degree of Bachelor of Arts (BA) on candidates recommended by the faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences and approved by the Trustees of Boston University.
Candidates for the Bachelor of Arts degree in the College of Arts and Sciences must satisfy requirements in writing, foreign language, mathematics, general education, the selected concentration, and electives.
www.bu.edu /bulletins/und/item12.html   (6480 words)

  
 UMB Performing Arts- Music Major   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
The curriculum leading to the Bachelor of Arts in music provides an intensive grounding in music theory, history, and performance, both solo and ensemble.
Students transferring to UMass Boston from other academic institutions are advised that at least 15 credits in music courses must be completed at UMB in order to satisfy the requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music.
In some cases it is possible to waive some course requirements; either by examination, or if it is determined that the music courses taken at other institutions are equivalent in content to those offered at UMass Boston.
www.performingarts.umb.edu /Music_Major.htm   (474 words)

  
 Bachelor of Nursing- Bachelor of Arts
The dual degree course Bachelor of Nursing - Bachelor of Arts aims to develop a proactive and adaptable graduate who, at a beginning level, will be an independent life long learner, a competent practitioner, a creative and critical thinker, and a motivated researcher.
In addition, the Bachelor of Arts degree offers students the opportunity to enhance further skills of critical analysis, decision making and organisation that are essential in many areas of potential employment.
Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing - Bachelor of Arts dual degree will undertake studies in three main areas: science studies (140 credit points), nursing studies (140 credit points), and humanities and/or social sciences (40 credit points).
inet.acu.edu.au /handbook/2005/Course/hs/bnba.htm   (605 words)

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