Also known as bachelor degree, they are the start of your university life. There are two types of undergraduate degrees: generalist and specialist. Generalist degree, like the Bachelor of Arts, offer a broad range of subjects to choose from and have limited compulsory content. Within these degrees, students are required to choose a major (specialist field). For example, if you choose sociology as a major, your undergraduate degree will be Bachelor of Arts (Sociology). In a specialist degrees, for example a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, students are required to undertake a pre-determined list of modules, usually in a fixed order, in order to earn the degree.