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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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  • Academic and Professional Communications

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    Improve academic skills that are crucial to the field of arts and humanities with this Academic and Professional Communications unit from Curtin University.
  • Graduate Certificate in Arts

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    The Graduate Certificate in Arts is the ideal online course for graduates who want to delve deeper into their specialist area of study or, alternatively, pursue a new field of study for their own personal interest.

  • The Making of Australia

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    The Making of Australia offers insight into our nation's contemporary social, political and cultural environment through an investigation of Australian history.
  • Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age

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    Learn more about the historical conquests and rule of Alexander the Great with this online unit from Macquarie University.
  • Modern Warfare

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    This online Modern Warfare unit from Macquarie University examines modern warfare, a subject plagued by myths and misunderstandings about how military force is applied, and what it can and cannot achieve.
  • Sustainability, Ecology and Communities

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    Sustainability, Ecology and Communities covers the practices, policies and theories behind sustainable development, and is provided online by Murdoch 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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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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