Humanities & social science

Think holistically into the present

Choose a speciality or career

Study human behaviour and interaction in the context of social, cultural, environmental, economic and political factors.

Whether you’re interested in politics, languages, history or literature, studying humanities and social sciences will help you develop an understanding of the world you live in and the events that have helped form the present.

Emma—Psychological Sciences student with Swinburne University, through Open Universities Australia.
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Humanities & social science degrees

Undergraduate GRF-ART-DEG-2021

Bachelor of Arts

  • Major in Art History
  • Major in Creative Writing
  • Major in Criminal Justice
  • Major in History
  • Major in Journalism
  • Major in Literature
  • Major in Media Studies
  • Major in Public Relations
  • Major in Screen Culture
  • Major in Sociology

Undergraduate UNE-MDL-DIP-2021

Diploma in Modern Languages

  • Chinese Language Major
  • French Language Major
  • German Language Major
  • Indonesian Language Major
  • Italian Language Major
  • Japanese Language Major

Humanities & social science subjects

Rich, diverse and rewarding careers

Broaden your career opportunities across a number of industries by studying humanities and social science online with leading Australian universities. Learn how to leave your mark on the world and make a difference. 

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