Study the human race and gain a greater understanding of others through their culture, languages and history.
From media and art history, to philosophy and languages, The School of Humanities is the gateway to a rewarding and passionate career.
Why study a degree in humanities?
You will study the most interesting topics on the planet that delve into what it is to be human, how people interrelate and how society has shaped us in the past, present and future. You will learn real world issues, while contemplating the great questions that us as humans have been contemplating for thousands of years.
Higher Degrees by Research
Further your studies with a Higher Degree by Research while developing expertise and skills in a chosen field.
Adding an honours degree to your qualification allows you to enhance focus on your research skills and significantly enhances your employment opportunities.
Our undergraduate study areas
Our postgraduate study areas
Scholarships and prizes
The Faculty of Arts has a number of scholarships and prizes for students.
The Faculty of Arts Peer Mentoring Program
The Peer Mentoring program is run by current students and aims to help first-year students settle into their studies and the University of Adelaide community.