Faculty of Arts
A qualification from the Faculty of Arts
As one of our graduates, you will have a qualification from New Zealand's top ranked arts faculty (2012 QS World University Rankings). Our teaching staff include some of New Zealand’s leading academic experts in the humanities, social sciences and languages.
As a large and diverse Arts faculty, we offer you a wide range of study choices. Find out about our subjects and courses.
Skills for future careers
You can develop specialised knowledge and transferable skills for a wide range of careers. The skills you can acquire include:
- communication skills
- research and analytical skills
- an ability to think critically, creatively and independently
- an ability to assess situations and develop solutions
- self-motivation and organisation
- time management skills.
Travel while you study
The University is also part of an international community of students, scholars and researchers and has programmes that give you the opportunity to study abroad. This includes study abroad language courses and study tours run through the School of Asian Studies. Through the University’s 360˚ Auckland Abroad exchange programme you have the chance to spend one or two semesters at an overseas university. Find out more from the 360˚ Auckland Abroad website.