Indonesian Extended Major
Part of the Bachelors of Science/Arts program
Commencing semesters, 2017
School of Languages and Cultures
Faculty of Science
Phone: 07 3365 1888
International Student Advisor
Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980
Why study Indonesian?
Bahasa Indonesia is the official language of Indonesia, the fourth most populous and largest Muslim majority nation. With more than 300 million speakers, Indonesian is the fifth most widely spoken language in the world. The Indonesian major covers Indonesian history, politics, culture and society are offered through the Indonesian studies major. Indonesian is also commonly studied together with majors in Asian Studies, International Relations, Business, Law and Development. In the federal governments 2012 White Paper on `Australia in the Asian Century', Indonesian was identified as one of the crucial language skills areas for development. Indonesian at UQ is available for beginning, immediate and advanced students.
View the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Indonesian extended major.
Translation & interpreting, business, journalism, teaching, research, public service, diplomacy, international organisations, international trade.
What it costs
Please view the Bachelors of Science/Arts for indicative fees.
How to apply
Please view the Bachelors of Science/Arts for information on key dates and how to apply.