Welcome to the Faculty of Arts

Resources for new Faculty of Arts students

 

WELCOME DAY FOR NEW ARTS STUDENTS

Meet the Dean and fellow students during our 2020 Welcome Day Zoom get together. Hear tips on how to survive your first year as a Faculty of Arts student at the University of Manitoba.

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PREP WEEK

Did you miss the August 2020 prep week sessions? Watch the replays here:

Introduction to the Humanities

Have you ever heard of the term ‘Humanities’? What areas of study does it even include? Attend this session to learn about the 5 Humanities majors and minors we offer. We’ll also share what you can expect from your classes, professors and your new Faculty. We will then dive deeper into 3 of our Humanities programs: (1) English, Theatre, Film & Media (2) Classics and (3) Religion where you will be introduced to: the field and sub-fields of study, highlights of courses offered, each area’s unique student opportunities, and a discussion of sample careers.

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Introduction to Interdisciplinary Studies


Have you ever heard of the term ‘Interdisciplinary Studies’? What areas of study does it even include? Attend this session to learn about the 14 Interdisciplinary majors and minors we offer. We’ll also share what you can expect from your classes, professors and your new Faculty. We will then dive deeper into 4 of our Interdisciplinary programs: (1) Native Studies (2) Global Political Economy (3) German and Slavic Studies and (4) Labour Studies where you will be introduced to: the field and sub-fields of study, highlights of courses offered, each area’s unique student opportunities, and a discussion of sample careers.

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Introduction to the Social Sciences


Have you ever heard of the term ‘Social Sciences’? What areas of study does it even include? Attend this session to learn about the 6 Social Sciences majors and minors we offer. We’ll also share what you can expect from your classes, professors and your new Faculty. We will then dive deeper into 3 of our Social Sciences programs: (1) Sociology and Criminology (2) Linguistics and (3) Political Studies where you will be introduced to: the field and subfields of study, highlights of courses offered, each area’s unique student opportunities, and a discussion of sample careers.

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FACULTY FAIR

June 2020 presentation for new Faculty of Arts Direct Entry students.

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