Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

You're here because you're curious about the world.

We like that. Our students are creative and independent thinkers across the humanities and social sciences. They seek to understand and navigate the world through social research, cultural and literary theory, languages, historical inquiry, artistic practice and philosophical reflection.

With more than 40 study areas to choose from you'll develop valuable intellectual, analytical and communication skills – including written communication, problem solving, critical thinking and interpersonal understanding – that lead to success in many different jobs, careers and life situations.

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Get to know our programs and what they can offer you beyond a top qualification

Industry experience

Industry experience

Many of our programs incorporate professional practice or industry projects. You can also enhance your studies through internships or work placements.

You'll gain valuable work experience, strengthen your skills and develop your professional networks. You may even be offered a job!

Specialised facilities

Specialised facilities

University isn't just lecture theatres. Our state-of-the-art facilities and equipment give you a taste of what it's like to work in real workplaces.

Depending on your program, you could find yourself studying in our drama studio, archaeology laboratories, digital media production facilities or on-campus museums.

Enhance your employability

Enhance your employability

Broaden your horizons and your career prospects through an overseas extracurricular experience.

Our Globetrotters Grant can help you travel to attend internships, conferences, field experiences and research programs. Develop skills and qualities employers expect by experiencing the world beyond your usual environment.

No matter what my future holds, my studies have given me a passionate, empathetic view, and a drive to change the world for the better!

Sarah Ritchie, Bachelor of Arts (Sociology and Gender Studies)

Endless possibilities

What will your future hold?

  • PR, media and communication
  • Foreign affairs and trade
  • Government and public sector
  • Community development and voluntary sector
  • Non-government organisations
  • Arts administration and performance
  • International and corporate organisations
  • PhD scholarships

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Learn to see the potential of the world. Gain the knowledge to make it better.

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