Arts

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You can choose from a variety of subjects in the humanities, social sciences, cultures and languages.

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Discover our range of qualifications and where they can take you. From bachelors degrees and diplomas to masters and doctorates, there's an option for you.

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Find out what's involved in studying a BA, the different subject options and possible career pathways.

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Find out what you'll be studying in a Bachelor of Communication (BC), the different major options, and future opportunities.

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Where can Arts study take you? Our graduates chat about their career paths and how they got to where they are.

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Browse the different postgraduate qualifications, where they could take you and how to apply.

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An authentic set of ancient Roman armour, based on examples from Italy c. 400 BCE, has been recreated at the University of Auckland.

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Opinion: Dame Anne Salmond visualises Te Tiriti as a meeting place for all New Zealanders to come together to resolve injustices and seek peace.

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The Faculty of Arts will award up to 21 University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarships in 2023.

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We are seeking applications for Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) for 2023.

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Need to talk to someone for specific subject advice? Our academic advisers can help you make the best choices for your programme of study.

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Find out about scholarships, prizes and financial support for Arts student.

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