Careers

An Arts degree can prepare you for a rapidly changing job market by providing you with sought-after transferable skills and advanced knowledge that you can use in a wide range of careers — including those we cannot yet imagine.

Find out where an Arts degree could take you in our Careers ebook.
 

Develop the skills that employers need

Through your Arts study, you can prepare yourself for the evolving landscape of work and develop the skills that employers value:

  • Written communication skills
  • Research and analysis
  • Critical and analytical thinking
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Creative thinking and problem solving
  • Global and cultural awareness

   

Content producer


Zak Walsh

Zak completed a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Film, Television and Media Studies and a minor in English and is now a content producer for a digital agency.

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Publicist


Kristina Hard

Kristina completed a Bachelor of Arts in English and Drama and is now a publicist with South Pacific Pictures.

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Content and advertising manager


Shreya Gejji

Shreya completed a Bachelor of Arts in Media, Film and Television and English and a Master of Arts in Screen Production and now works as a content and advertising manager at Mindvalley in Kuala Lumpur.

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Marketing automation specialist


Johnny completed a Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics and English Language Teaching and a Postgraduate Diploma in Language Teaching and now works as an English as a Second Language teacher.

Grace completed a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in English and Psychology and is now a marketing automation specialist at Harmoney.

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On air controller


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Waimarama completed a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology and a minor in Māori Studies and is now an on air controller at SKY TV.

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Television presenter


Kristian Schmidt

Kristian completed a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws conjoint majoring in Pacific Studies and is now a television presenter with MTV.

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Account planner


Jack Murphy

Jack completed a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in History and Art History and now works as an account planner at DDB New Zealand.

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Retail marketing executive


Laura Butler

Laura completed a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Media, Film and Television with a minor in Psychology and is now a retail marketing executive with Air New Zealand.

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Account manager


Jaimee Brooking

Jaimee completed a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Film, Television and Media Studies and Sociology and now works as an account manager for Young+Shand.

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