Majors and Minors

for every interest

Undergraduates at the School of Humanities are able to select from a wide variety of additional Majors (Double Major, Second Major) or Minors for an added dimension to their major area of study.

Second Majors offered by the School of Humanities include:

  • ​Second Major in Art History new

  • Second Major in Chinese

  • Second Major in English

  • Second Major in History

  • Second Major in Linguistics and Multilingual Studies

  • Second Major in Theatre and Drama new

  • Second Major in Philosophy

Unique Minors offered by the School of Humanities include:

  • Minor in Art History new

  • Minor in Chinese Creative Writing

  • Minor in English Creative Writing

  • Minor in Gender & Diversity Studies

  • Minor in Modern Languages

  • Minor in Translation

Interdisciplinary Minors offered by the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences draw on the courses from the School of Humanities, the School of Art, Design and Media, the School of Social Sciences and Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information. An interdisciplinary minor is a great option for motivated students who are looking to enrich their educational experience.

  • Minor in Design Systems and Thinking

  • Minor in Environmental Humanities

  • Minor in Film

  • Minor in Geography and Urban Planning

  • Minor in Global Asia

  • Minor in Photography

  • Minor in Science, Technology and Society

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The School of Humanities in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore offers undergraduate and graduate degree programmes in ChineseEnglish (Literature), HistoryLinguistics and Multilingual Studies, and Philosophy, and Art History as undergraduate electives, a minor, a second major, and a double major with English Literature.

A dynamic hub of research excellence in the humanities supported by a world-class faculty, the School of Humanities provides a rigorous and holistic education to develop students into well-rounded individuals who are able to think critically and articulate their ideas clearly and confidently.


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