College of Arts, Society and Education


The College of Arts, Society and Education is a part of the Division of Tropical Environments and Societies. The College builds capacity in the tropics by providing coursework that can develop knowledge and skills in Creative Arts and Media, Humanities , Social Sciences, Social Work and Education. Expanding knowledge of people and societies in the Tropics through research at Masters and PhD levels.

College News

New research centre to explore Australia’s human & environmental history
Thu, 22 Jun 2017
A new, national research centre launched today (Thursday 22 June) will explore Australia’s human and environmental history.

Language – an open book
Thu, 8 Jun 2017
Cairns-based linguists Alexandra Aikhenvald and Bob Dixon are celebrating two new books and a new language centre  at The Cairns institute at James Cook University this afternoon.