Bachelor of Creative Industries - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Bachelor of Creative Industries

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Find your place in the dynamic and expanding creative industries

Creative Industries is one of the fastest growing, most dynamic and diverse employment sectors. This program allows you to tailor your studies to suit your interests and abilities, providing you with a range of skills and employment choices in the expanding creative industries sector and beyond.

Study locations
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Moreton Bay
Refer to the program footnotes
CRICOS code
080099K
Commence
Semester 1 or Semester 2
Program length (full-time)
3 years
Annual tuition fee 2021
A$24,400
Estimated total tuition fee *
A$73,200
Footnotes
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2021 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
  • ^First- and second-year courses available at USC Moreton Bay from Semester 1, 2021. Not all majors and minors available at USC Moreton Bay.
Study locations QTAC code
  • Sunshine Coast 011271
  • Moreton Bay ^ 014071
  • Online 015014
Refer to the program footnotes
Minimum selection threshold
ATAR - 55.00 Rank - 55
USC program code
AR338
Commence
Semester 1 or Semester 2
Duration
3 years full time or equivalent part time
Study mode
Blended Learning
Recommended prior study
English
Total courses
24
Total units
288
Footnotes
  • ^First- and second-year courses available at USC Moreton Bay from Semester 1, 2021. Not all majors and minors available at USC Moreton Bay.

Upon completion, you’ll have strong creative and technical skills, an entrepreneurial mindset, and a professional portfolio that showcases your diverse creative practice.

In this program you will:

  • Develop specialist creative and technical skills in design, media, arts, and communication as well as entrepreneurial capacity.
  • Choose from and combine a wide range of study areas including theatre and performance, creative writing and publishing, screen media, music, interactive media, digital culture, creative and interactive advertising, marketing, social media, and game design.
  • Gain practical experience and develop connections with local, national and international professional practitioners.
  • Undertake industry and research projects that will refine and showcase your knowledge and skills in the creative industries.

Choose to study abroad at one of USC’s 70+ partner institutions worldwide through our Study Overseas program.

Majors/Minors

Sunshine Coast
Majors: Creative Writing and Publishing; Digital Culture; Game Design; Interactive MediaJournalism; Music; Screen MediaSocial Media; Theatre and Performance; Visual Communication;

Minors: Creative and Interactive Advertising; Creative Writing and Publishing; Digital Culture; Fashion Studies; Game Art and Animation; Game Design; Game Programming; Interactive Media; Journalism; Music; Photographic Practice; Screen Media; Social Media; Strategic Global Communication; Theatre and Performance; Visual Communication;

Moreton Bay
Majors: Creative Writing and Publishing; Game Design; Interactive Media; Journalism; Screen Media; Social Media; Visual Communication;

Minors: Creative and Interactive Advertising; Creative Writing and Publishing; Game Art and Animation; Game Design; Game Programming; Interactive Media; Journalism; Screen Media; Social Media; Strategic Global Communication; Visual Communication;

Online

Majors: Creative Writing and Publishing; Digital Culture; Game Design; Interactive Media; Journalism; Screen MediaSocial Media; Visual Communication;

Minors: Creative and Interactive Advertising; Creative Writing and Publishing; Digital Culture; Fashion Studies; Game Art and Animation; Game Design; Game Programming; Interactive Media; Journalism; Photographic Practice; Screen Media; Social Media; Strategic Global Communication; Visual Communication;

Career opportunities:
  • Creative entrepreneur
  • Performance creator
  • Screen media professional
  • Writer/publisher
  • Creative director
  • Music industry professional
  • Theatre practitioner/actor
  • Entertainment industry professional

What will I study?

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