Bachelor of Arts (Humanities)
OP702032Closed to new enrolments
Are you interested in culture, society and the arts, and how people make sense of their place in a changing world? Our Bachelor of Arts in Humanities will provide you with interdisciplinary knowledge in a number of areas including history, art history, philosophy and classical studies.
Approximately 10-12 hours study per course per week.
Study type Trimester
Cost$13,140 NZ Domestic
Not including annual administration fees, course materials or external exam fees.
Based on internationally recognised courses from Open University UK, this qualification will give you a broad knowledge of humanities and the arts in a variety of contexts from Europe to New Zealand. You will also learn how to think critically, research effectively, interpret complex issues and communicate clearly.
Closed to new students
This qualification is closed to new students.
If you started studying this qualification from October 2012 you can enrol in your remaining courses as normal. Your must complete all required courses by Trimester 3 2022.
If you began studying this qualification before 11 September 2012 you need to enrol to complete your courses from the following qualification page.
While Open Polytechnic will no longer be offering this qualification, it will continue to be recognised by NZQA, employers and industry.
What you will learn
When you achieve this qualification you will:
- have a deepened understanding of human culture, society, creativity and belief
- be able to apply your interdisciplinary knowledge and skills to specific cultural, social and work contexts
- be able to use your analytical skills to develop arguments and support judgements and views with appropriate evidence.
This qualification will prepare you for a broad range of roles which require critical thinking, research skills and the ability to communicate clearly.