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If you love learning about culture, history, philosophy and literature, a career in arts is one of the most stimulating career choices around.

The knowledge and skills of someone versed in one or more of the arts are essential to a healthy and progressive society. Critical thinking, research, analytical and communication skills – these are the domain of the arts graduate, qualities highly regarded in business, government and the community sector.

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  • Philosophy of Religion

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    Philosophy of Religion is an online unit provided by Macquarie University, which asks central questions about the nature of god and existence, and the continuing role of religion in society.
  • Academic Learning Skills

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    This online Academic Learning Skills unit, offered through Murdoch University, is designed to provide a solid foundation of practical learning skills that help ease Bachelor of Arts students through the transition to tertiary education.
  • Art and Architecture through Roman Eyes

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    Learn all about Roman art and architecture with this online Art and Architecture through Roman Eyes unit from Macquarie University.

  • Animals in the Ancient World

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    Animals in the Ancient World is an online unit provided by Macquarie University that explores the multifaceted role animals played in ancient civilisations and cultures.
  • Literature and the Political

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    The online Literature and the Political unit through Macquarie University focuses on the role of literature and its influence in politics throughout history.
  • Advanced Editing and Publishing

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    The Advanced Editing and Publishing unit from Curtin University is an undergraduate program that helps students practise editing skills in a real-world context.

Arts news & views

10 majors you might not have considered for your arts degree

From criminology and sport studies to mathematics and music, we take a look at 10 majors from The University of Queensland you might not have considered for your arts degree.

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Jobs Australia 2014 report unveils 10 top jobs

The Department of Employment's annual employment report card has been released revealing a soft job market and decline in non-skilled work. Here’s our state-by-state and industry-by-industry roundup, so you can plan for your future.

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Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in Queensland?

Employment growth in Queensland is slightly below the national average – but are there industries that are set to boom? The Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS highlights the fast-growers and those to back away quietly from.

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Where in the world can international studies take you?

One of those transferable degrees, international studies is a great option for anyone looking to learn about the world, around the world.

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Arts sample resumes & cover letters

Spruce up your CV and job applications with our free resume & cover letter samples. View all arts templates

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