Study

The Wellington Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers study options to challenge and broaden your perspective and give you skills employers want.

Study in the humanities and social sciences will help you explore the many facets of the human experience and how we interact as individuals and communities. In the humanities, we explore what it means to be human—languages, literature, history, media studies, film, theatre, and music. In the social sciences, we explore how humans interact with each other—cultural anthropology, communication, criminology, and sociology.


Undergraduate study

The Wellington Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers three undergraduate degrees.

Postgraduate study

Postgraduate study at the Wellington Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is an opportunity to pursue your passion and become an expert in your field.

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Other study options

We offer a Certificate in Deaf Studies, a Certificate of Proficiency, and a Certificate of Proficiency in English.

Pre-degree programmes

Get the foundational skills needed for university study.

Alumni

Our alumni are making their mark in New Zealand and beyond.