Open Day 2014
22 August 2014
Learn more about your study options with the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences during Open Day, which takes place on Saturday, 30 August 2014.
The Faculty has a wide variety of activities on offer, giving you every opportunity to discover our undergraduate and postgraduate programs.
Ten ways an arts degree can change the world
The Dean, Professor Duncan Ivision will highlight 10 ways that arts and social sciences can change the world, discussing the breadth and varied nature of the opportunities available to arts graduates from the University of Sydney.
In an era of rapid change, he will outline how core human values will shape the tide of innovation.
1.30 - 2.30pm, General Lecture Theatre, The Quadrangle
The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences will run a number of presentations on its undergraduate program during Open Day.
Attend a presentation for more information on the following topics:
|Bachelor of Arts||Wallace Theatre||10am||10.30am|
|Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Science||Carslaw Building, Lecture Theatre 173||10am||10.30am|
|Arts and Social Sciences: your future||Wallace Theatre||10.30am||11am|
|Bachelor of Arts (Media and Communication)||Wallace Theatre||11am||11.30am|
|Bachelor of International and Global Studies||Wallace Theatre||11.30am||12pm|
|Bachelor of Arts (Languages) and Studies in Languages and Culture||Wallace Theatre||12pm||12.30pm|
|Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Science||Carslaw Building, Lecture Theatre 173||12pm||12.30pm|
|Bachelor of Economics||Wallace Theatre||12.30pm||1pm|
|Learn a language alongside your degree||Quadrangle, Oriental Room S204||1.30pm||2pm|
|Bachelor of Political, Economic and Social Sciences||Wallace Theatre||2.30pm||3pm|
Launch of the Executive Master of Arts and Social Sciences (EMASS)
Open Day marks the official launch of the Executive Master of Arts and Social Sciences (EMASS), one of the world's only cross-disciplinary masters degrees in humanities and social sciences.
EMASS allows you to tailor its content and structure to suit your professional, aspirational and academic needs.
It permits subject selection across a number of disciplines outside of humanities and social sciences, including education and social work, law, engineering and information technology and science.
Attend the inaugural presentation on the Executive Master of Arts and Social Sciences (EMASS) during Open Day:
|Executive Master of Arts & Social Sciences||New Law Annex, Seminar Room 440||12-12.30pm|
Alternatively, you can register your interest in EMASS for more information.
Postgraduate Open Day
You can also attend one of a number of seminars on the Faculty's extensive postgraduate coursework program:
|Human Rights & Democratisation||New Law Annex, Seminar Room 440||11am||11.30am|
|Museum & Heritage Studies||New Law Annex, Seminar Room 440||11.30am||12pm|
|Economics||New Law Annex, Seminar Room 440||12.30pm||1pm|
|International Relations||New Law Annex, Seminar Room 440||1pm||1.30pm|
|Art Curating||New Law Annex, Seminar Room 440||2pm||2.30pm|
|English Studies||New Law Annex, Seminar Room 440||2.30pm||3pm|
Want to talk to someone in person?
Located in the University of Sydney's Main Quadrangle, MacLaurin Hall will be the location of the Faculty's extensive Information Booth.
Talk face-to-face to one of our academic advisers and receive the right advice about our programs, both at the undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Join a campus tour and enjoy a 30-minute guided journey led by one of our student ambassadors.
Tours depart at 9am, 9.30am, 10am, 10.30am, 11am, 11.30am, 1pm, 1.30pm, 2pm, 2.30pm and 3pm from under the Clocktower of the Main Quadrangle.
From Egyptian mummies to Aboriginal bark paintings, Assyrian archers to butterflies and sea sponges, there is always something new to discover at our museums - and they're all open for you to explore on Open Day.