Discover WFHSS series
Watch videos about some of the fascinating subjects you can study in the Wellington Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Check out the subjects you could study in the Wellington Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences with our #DiscoverWFHSS series.
- Māori Studies and Te Reo
- Pacific Studies
- WFHSS Internship
- Religious studies
Dr James Wenley
Dr James Wenley (School of English, Film, Theatre, Media and Communication, and Art History) takes us through the collaborative process of making theatre and the transferable skills that his students gain.
Mindfulness outside of Buddhism Dr Sara Rahmani
Explore the world of work
Internship coordinator Carine Stewart discusses the importance of practical experience for graduates and how the Internship Course bridges the gap between university learning and workplace application.
Bringing language study to life
Dr Yuri Cerqueira dos Anjos
Bringing the past into the classroom
Assoc Prof Giacomo Lichtner
Associate Professor of History Giacomo Lichtner invites Holocaust survivors to his third-year history class to tell their stories. He shares with us the added value that this experience gives students and the power of first-hand accounts in the study of history.
What is green criminology?
Dr Sarah Monod de Froideville
Green criminologist Dr Sarah Monod de Froideville from the School of Social and Cultural Studies explains green criminology and how this specific area of study can change your world view and empower you.
Māori language and practices
Dr Mike Ross
Translanguaging and multilingual education
Dr Corinne Seals
How can we support language learning? Dr Corinne Seals (School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies) explains her passion for ‘translanguaging’ and how we can learn from those who speak multiple languages.
Learn more about Dr Seals’ translanguaging project.
New film technologies
Dr Miriam Ross
Discover how new technologies have created opportunities for filmmakers with Dr Miriam Ross from our School of English, Film, Theatre, Media Studies, and Art History. A self-described 3D cinema geek, she uses virtual reality and 360-degree film technologies in her filmmaking and research.