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Study Humanities

What does it mean to be human? How do we tell stories that matter? How can we make a positive difference? 

Humanities students are our future creators, philosophers, thinkers, activists and advocates. At Southern Cross University, our humanities courses nurture that development, with teaching and learning that equips you to make a real difference in the world. 

Humanities incorporates a range of study areas, including Indigenous Knowledge and Philosophies, Creative Writing, Cultural Studies and Philosophy. 

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Why choose Humanities with Southern Cross?

Global top 5%

We're ranked in the top 5% of universities for Social Sciences (THE World Universities Rankings 2023)

5-star rating

We're rated 5-stars for overall experience in Humanities and Social Sciences (GUG 2023)

World-wide appeal

Our graduates live and work in more than 120 countries around the world

Southern Cross Model is a better way to learn

For almost a century the sandstone walls of Universities housed the same teaching model. The Southern Cross Model is different – immersive, responsive, in tune with the 21st century student. By joining Southern Cross, you are part of a better way to learn.

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Prepare for university with a pathway program

If you have the passion, we have the entry pathway. We offer preparation courses to refresh your academic skills, increase your entry rank, or get you on track for a degree with a short course.

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Entry pathways

There are many ways to get into Southern Cross University. Discover your options with an entry pathway.

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