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Monday, April 15, 2019 at 8:45 AM - Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 2:00 PM (NZST)

UC Possibilities

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Presented by: UC College of Arts

Are you thinking about university next year but unsure which subjects to take?

Discover the Bachelor of Arts with UC POSSIBILITIES!

15 – 17 April / 8:45am – 2:00pm (each day)

What's involved?

  • Come to UC for one, two or three days depending on subject interests
  • Attend lectures delivered by our leading experts and learn about various career options
  • Explore the campus
  • Find out about clubs and student life
  • Learn about scholarships and other benefits of coming to UC
  • Great chance to meet other students


Focus on: Global Studies
Subjects covered: Political Science and International Relations, Classics, European and European Union studies, History, Languages (Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, French, German), Mathematics, Statistics  

Plus: Hear more about the Professional and Community Engagement (PACE) internship programme – one of the largest Arts internship programmes in Australasia, which offers internships across New Zealand and internationally, including group programmes to both China and Thailand.


Focus on: People and Society
Subjects covered: Anthropology, Education, Human Services, Māori and Indigenous Studies, Music, Sociology, Art History and Theory, Cinema Studies

Plus: Receive an introduction to our clubs and go on a tour around our historic campus.


Focus on: Communication and Behaviour
Subjects covered: Digital Humanities, English and Cultural Studies, Linguistics and English Language, Media and Communication, Psychology, Philosophy

Plus: After exploring all the subjects you can take as part of the Bachelor of Arts we want you to look beyond. What can you do with a major in History or Philosophy? We will give you an outlook of how you can turn your passion into a career. There are a wide range of employers specifically looking for the skills you develop as an Arts students - some of them from areas you wouldn’t expect.

Register for one, two or all three days - it's up to you!


How much does it cost?

Nothing and you get free lunch every day!



If you want to come along please register as we do have a limited number of spaces. If you would like any extra information or if you have questions please email

We look forward to seeing you in April!

More information

Sabine Sinclair

Have questions about UC Possibilities? Contact UC Events

When & Where

North Arts Lecture Theatres
Ilam Campus, University of Canterbury
New Zealand

Monday, April 15, 2019 at 8:45 AM - Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 2:00 PM (NZST)

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Founded over 140 years ago in Christchurch, the University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha (UC) is ranked in the top 1% of the world’s universities and offers more than 100 programmes of study across five colleges – Arts; Business and Law; Education, Health and Human Development; Engineering and Science.


UC offers a unique, total educational experience that gives graduates the edge. With world-class academics, a diverse and welcoming culture, a huge range of clubs, practical experience opportunities both on and off campus, international exchanges and so much more, UC students graduate with the skills and confidence they need to make a difference in an ever-changing world.


With world-class and research-active lecturers, UC is committed to producing graduates who have mastered their chosen area of study, are employable, enterprising, biculturally competent and globally aware, and engaged with their community.

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