Description

Humanities study human culture using methods that are primarily analytical, critical or speculative, and having a significant historical element, as distinguished from the mainly empirical approaches of the natural sciences.

Art practitioner is anyone involved in dealings with personality tests, imagination and or human experience. Art is multidimensional and cuts across all aspects of human endeavor.

All Art and Humanities courses have four years duration.

Career Opportunities include:

Archaeologist, Journalist, Philosopher or Teacher, Musician, Performer, Historian, Linguist, Anthropologist, etc.

Certification

Graduates of Art and Humanities are awarded certificates bearing titles of either; B.A., B.Sc (Hons.) depending on the institution.

Essential skills for Arts and Humanities students

  • Creativity
  • The ability to generate new ideas
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Self-motivation
  • Management and organizational skills
  • Communication skills
  • Negotiating skills
  • Critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Decision-making skills
  • Basic business skills
  • Flexibility and adaptation skills

See: All JAMB subject combination

Arts and Humanities Career, Their Description and Prospects

Archaeology

Christian Religious Studies

English Language

Fine and Applied Arts

French

Hausa

History and International Studies

Igbo

Islamic Studies

LAW

Linguistics

Mass Communication

Music

Philosophy

Political Science

Psychology

Religious Studies

Theatre Arts

Yoruba