Work of Arts

Arts is a four-letter word that goes beyond the obvious. It represents four broad areas of study.
  1. Social Sciences, which includes politics, economics, psychology, anthropology and criminology
  2. Humanities, which includes English, languages, history, philosophy and East Asian studies
  3. Fine arts, which includes music, drama and design 
  4. Interdisciplinary Studies, which represents a cross-section of knowledge and spans across  four fields of study including religious studies and Middle Eastern and African studies 
Arts at the U of A represents about 900 distinct courses and connects creativity with innovation, research and problem solving.