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Bachelor of Arts - History

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Level of Study

Bachelor's Degree


3 years

Next start date

Expected Jul 2024


Auckland University of Technology


The Bachelor of Arts prepares you for a huge range of careers, and you can build your degree in a way that suits you – study a single or a double major, select from a wide range of minors or add elective papers from another area of study. Throughout your Bachelor of Arts you’ll develop effective communication, critical thinking and analysis skills, as well as the ability to research and present professionally. These skills are key to any professional role.

History Degree - Bachelor of Arts

Understand the past to change the future by studying the History major in the Bachelor of Arts.

With the Bachelor of Arts in History you delve into the history of New Zealand and major events in our world over the centuries, and develop advanced skills in research, writing, analysis and debate.

Career opportunities
History teacher

Heritage manager
Museum/gallery curator
Policy specialist
Civil servant
Content producer

Entry criteria

University Entrance or equivalent.

Chinese Studies major: Not available for native speakers of Chinese.

Useful New Zealand school subjects

All subjects are useful, in particular Classical Studies, English, Geography, History, History of Art, Media Studies and other languages.

English Language Requirements:

Minimum IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 overall with all bands 5.5 or higher; or equivalent; TOEFL iBT score of 80; Certificate in English for Academic Study (CertEAS) with B/B+ grade; AUT Academic English with B grade; CAE minimum overall score of 169; PTE minimum overall score of 50.

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