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Applications are now open for our new Bachelor of Communication. Gain an advanced understanding of how communication works and prepare for a career.

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Find out the benefits of a BA, what's involved, and if it's the right fit for you.

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

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Ziena is an award-winning business and public sector leader, inclusion advocate, and named by Campaign Asia Pacific 2020 as one of the 40 Women to Watch.

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From voter diversity to climate change, the chance to have an impact at high-profile organisations was too good a chance to miss for two public policy students.

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The first winner of the $10,000 Crystal Arts Trust Prize is Saraid de Silva, a writer on the 2020–21 cohort of the University's Master of Creative Writing.

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This $5,000 Scholarship is designed for Māori and Pacific students enrolling in the first year of a Bachelor of Communication or associated conjoint degree.

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Japanese and Linguistics major Joyce Wang won the Tertiary Japanese Language Speech Contest 2021 for her speech 'New Zealand society and racism'.

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Explore the range of Arts scholarships and financial support for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

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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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The Arts Students' Centre is here to help with any questions or concerns you may have about enrolling in courses.

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A fund is available to enrolled full-time and part-time undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Faculty of Arts who are facing financial challenges.

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