HASS stands for the College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences. It is formed in 2006 by bringing together three Schools, namely, the School of Art, Design and Media; School of Humanities and Social Sciences; and Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information.
The College, comprising the School of Art, Design and Media, the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, and the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information, seeks to offer a balance of breadth and depth of learning and fosters a culture of excellence and creativity that will stand our students in good stead long after they graduate.
HASS offers a new curriculum of greater breadth and depth that includes:
Furthermore, HASS offers four-year direct honours programmes. For students interested to pursue a Bachelor of Arts degree, we offer direct entry to your major. We equip our students with practical and adaptable skills, and we believe in a student-centered education
Curriculum of Depth and Breath
Besides an academic Major, our students can read from a wide range of Minor subjects, which include:
Traditionally, teachers direct the learning process and students assume a receptive role in their education. At our College, we believe in self-directed and interactive learning that would equip our students with the habit of life-long learning. Interdisciplinary learning is another hallmark of our approach to education. In particular, we emphasize:
The College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences prides itself in having faculty members who are not only the best in research but also dedicated to education. The College seeks to provide an intellectually challenging and yet nurturing environment for all our students.
Graduates from the School of Art, Design and Media (ADM) can look forward to rewarding careers in digital animation, digital filmmaking, photography and digital imaging, interactive media, product design and visual communication.
Graduates from the School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) are ready for a wide variety of careers in banking, the civil service, education, social work, journalism, advertising, publishing, human resources, management, public administration, arts administration and other creative industries.
Graduates from the Wee Kim Wee School of Information and Communication (WKWSCI) are sought after by the media giants in Singapore and abroad in industries such as journalism, broadcast and cinema studies, advertising, publishing, human resources management, public administration, arts administration, and creative industries.
The College is made up of three Schools and two Centres, namely:
Each of HASS' Schools and programmes has different set of minimum subject requirements. Please click here for more information: http://www3.ntu.edu.sg/oad2/website_files/ALevel/Min_Subject_Requirements.pdf
We are at:
College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
14 Nanyang Drive
Tel : 6790 6792
Fax : 6791 1604
To contact us on specific matters, please refer to the staff directory at the link here.