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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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  • Indigenous Arts, Culture and Design

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    Indigenous Arts, Culture and Design is an online unit provided by the University of South Australia, that takes you through the role of art, culture and design in contemporary Indigenous societies.
  • Rights and Racism

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    This online Rights and Racism unit from University of South Australia examines discourse on race, intersections between rights, racism, nationalism and gender, as well as Aboriginal affairs.
  • Understanding Contemporary Societies

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    Understanding Contemporary Societies explores theories and concepts in the discipline of sociology through an applied critical study of contemporary societies.
  • Hollywood Cinema (Classic Hollywood Cinema)

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    This online unit, Hollywood Cinema, has been provided by Griffith University to explore the development of cinema from its very foundations in the 1890s to modern day Hollywood productions.
  • Graduate Certificate in Literary Classics

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    Studying this online arts course in literary classics with Griffith University will give you the training to critically analyse literary works and appreciate their authors.

  • Thinking Politically

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    Explore political concepts such as justice, equality and democracy with this online unit in Thinking Politically from Macquarie University.

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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