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Arts One attracts intellectually adventurous students and instructors who enjoy challenge and innovation. Arts One alumni include Rhodes Scholars, recipients of Governor General’s Medals for academic excellence, a BC Supreme Court Justice, and several UBC instructors.

Year End Debate

The Arts One student council has organized a final event that will combine celebration and serious exam prep: an Arts One Debate to be held on Tuesday April 7th from 5-7pm in the IBLC 380 Gateway space. It is described as “a battle of wits between our reading list characters and authors” and comprises material […]

Image by Christina Hendricks, Arts One instructor

Themes for 2015-2016

Arts One has two cohorts, each with their own theme and teaching team, and students choose one for the year. For 2015-2016, one cohort will focus on the theme of “Hero, Anti-Hero” (similar to the one in 2014-2015), and the other will be on a new theme called “Seeing and Knowing.” Click the title of this blurb for more information.