Global Arts

The Global Arts major dives into the world of creative expression across different cultures. Develop analytical skills in various media, including text, image, and sound. You can also explore dance and Māori fibre arts in this major.
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Why study Global Arts?

As a graduate of the Global Arts major, you will understand how cultures and creative practice cross boundaries. Your skills will enable you to reach diverse audiences in many sectors of the international culture industry.

You can choose to focus on developing analytical skills in many forms of media, including text, image and sound, or on creative intercultural aspects that bring in dance, notably kapa haka, and Māori fibre arts.

Career Opportunities

  • Cultural Policy Analyst
  • Creative Art Director
  • Event Manager
  • Artist
  • Script-writer
  • Advertising and PR creative
  • Creative Business Owner
  • Arts Administrator
  • Educator


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