As part of the Division of Tropical Environments and Societies, the College of Arts, Society and Education builds capacity in the tropics by providing coursework that can develop knowledge and skills in Education, Creative Arts and Media, Social Sciences, and Social Work. We expand knowledge of people and societies in the Tropics through research at Masters and PhD levels.
Top award for innovative JCU program
Fri, 2 Dec 2016
A James Cook University program dedicated to helping students thrive in higher education has picked up a prestigious national award.
‘Bright spots’ to shine new light on coral reef fisheries
Tue, 1 Nov 2016
A James Cook University researcher will search the planet to find reefs with thriving fish populations, as part of a radical new approach to help make the globe’s coral reef fisheries more sustainable.
Top Australian literary award announced
Wed, 19 Oct 2016
The winner of one of Australia’s oldest and most prestigious literary awards has been chosen by the Foundation for Australian Literary Studies.
Public lecture on a lost coastline
Tue, 4 Oct 2016
A free public lecture in Cairns this Thursday (6 October) will focus on the archaeology and deep history of Australia’s coastline and sea country.
Celebrating JCU’s Outstanding Alumni
Mon, 12 Sep 2016
Some of James Cook University’s most talented graduates have been honoured, with the announcement of the University’s annual Outstanding Alumni awards.