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Education, Arts and Social Sciences

  • New Programs for New Careers

    New Programs for New Careers

    From 2015 UniSA will offer a dynamic new range of communication and media programs.

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  • How Do I Become A Teacher Pathways

    How Do I Become a Teacher?

    The University of South Australia offers the largest range of education programs in South Australia, spanning early childhood to adult education.

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  • The Future of Globalisation

    The Future of Globalisation

    Vice Chancellor’s Professorial Fellow Public Lecture presented by, Professor Charles Lemert.

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  • Children as Citizens Book Launch

    Children as Citizens Book Launch

    A book written by Professor Pauline Harris, The University of South Australia and Mr Harry Manatakis, Department for Education and Child Development

    Friday 8 August, 3pm - 5pm

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  • waste: postgraduate interdisciplinary conference

    waste: postgraduate interdisciplinary conference

    A two-day conference hosted by PhD students from the Division of Education, Arts and Social Sciences.

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  • Industrial Design Graduate Wins Major Australian Design Award

    Industrial Design Graduate Wins Major Australian Design Award

    Max Hughes, has won Australia’s most prestigious design award, the ‘2014 Hills Young Australian Design Award’ for his computer game controller called ‘Orby’.

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  • Posters For Sight Design Competition

    Posters For Sight Design Competition

    Tertiary and school students are invited enter an exciting design competition that aims to raise awareness of loss of vision and blindness. An opportunity for tertiary students to win a $1000 cash prize!

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  • Kym Wiseman

    Study Architecture
    at UniSA

    Architects provide a primary role in the design and development of buildings and the spaces around them. An architect is involved through various stages of a building project, from its design and documentation through to its construction and beyond. 

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The Division of Education, Arts and Social Sciences works across fields related to the arts, social sciences and humanities, with a unique focus on applied research and educating future professionals. 

We promote inter-disciplinary studies to give our students a unique experience that reflects our diverse and inter-related society.

Where possible, we incorporate real world experience into study programs to best prepare our students for their professional careers.

We draw on the talents and scholarship of our staff to advance innovation in teaching and excellence in research. Extensive national and international links inform the world class research of the division and its research institutes and centres.

Please explore more about our division and consider coming to study or research with us.

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Contact information

Division of Education, Arts and Social Sciences
Murray House, Magill Campus
GPO Box 2471
Adelaide SA 5001

Student enquiries
1300 301 703 or +61 8 8302 0150

Key contacts
Pro Vice Chancellor: Professor Pal Ahluwalia
Executive Officer: Sam Baker
Personal Assistant: Narelle Vaughan
Division Director: Finance & Resources:
Jeremy Sloan
Personal Assistant: Tracy Brunato

Featured Program

Visual Arts student

Bachelor of Visual Arts

The Bachelor of Visual Arts (Specialisation) provides students with a studio-based education and a choice of eleven specialisations, each of which have qualified and experienced practitioners and lecturers who introduce students to some of the most compelling ideas in contemporary visual arts practice.

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