Bachelor of Creative Industries

Program code

1609

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

3 years full-time
6 years part-time

Credit points

240

Indicative fee

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Entry requirements

15

OP 2019

66

Rank 2019 (more)

OR VET qualification

Diploma

Offered in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Prerequisites

  • English (4SA)

Assumed knowledge

Nil

OP 1-6 Guarantee

If you receive an OP 1-6 or equivalent and meet subject prerequisites, you are guaranteed a place in this program.

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.

 

For Domestic and those International students not required to complete the English Language Enhancement course

For the award of Bachelor of Creative Industries (BCtveI), you must successfully complete 240 credit points, made up of the core courses AND

  • 60 credit points for a major;
  • 30 credit points for Arts and Entrepreneurship listed elective courses;
  • 30 credit points for Free-choice elective courses.

Other program requirements

You must successfully complete:

  • no more than 100 credit points of Level 1 courses (the first digit of a course code denotes the level);
  • at least 60 credit points of Level 3 courses or higher.

This degree/s may be awarded with Distinction where a student achieves a minimum program GPA of 6.5 with no failed courses. The words 'This award was achieved with Distinction' will be recorded on the testamur and will appear below the conferral date of the award.

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. This qualification is accredited as an AQF Level 7 - Bachelor Degree.

English Language Enhancement

Domestic students enrolled in this program whose first language is not English may complete the following English Language Enhancement (ELE) course as an elective.

Students whose first language is English are not permitted to undertake this ELE course.

Note: Students must check the prerequisite and incompatible requirements before selecting any course within this program.

Year 1

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 1113LHS The Practice of Ideation in the Creative Arts  10
Tri 1 1114LHS Cross Cultural Practices and Protocols in the Creative Arts (see Note 1) 10
OR
Tri 1 5904LHS Language and Communication for Arts and Social Sciences (see Note 1) 10
Tri 1 1115LHS Creative Arts and the Entrepreneurial Mindset  10
Tri 1,2 1116LHS Creative Collaboration Lab 1  10
Tri 2 1118LHS Disruptive Technologies in Creative Economies  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 1003MKT Introduction to Marketing  10
Tri 2 1119LHS Leadership and Ethical Awareness in the Creative Arts  10
Tri 2 1120LHS Creative Collaboration Lab 2  10

Note 1: Students required to undertake 5904LHS must complete 1114LHS in place of an elective course in Year 2.

Year 2

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2   Major courses  40
Tri 1,2 1114LHS Cross Cultural Practices and Protocols in the Creative Arts (see Note 1) 10
OR
Tri 1,2   Free-choice elective  10
Tri 1,2   Arts and Entrepreneurship listed elective  10
Tri 2 2014LHS Creative Collaboration Lab 3  20

Note 1: Students required to undertake 5904LHS must complete 1114LHS in place of a free-choice elective course in Year 2.

Year 3

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2   Arts and Entrepreneurship listed electives  20
Tri 1,2   Major courses  20
Tri 1,2   Free-choice electives  20
Tri 2 3028LHS Creative Collaboration Lab 4  20

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2112QCM Music Business and Licensing  10
Tri 1 2113QCM Foundations of Music  10
Tri 2 2121QCM Sound and Music Installations 1  10
Tri 1 3063QCM Music Programming and Production  10
Tri 2 2122QCM Sound and Music Installations 2  10
Tri 2 3065QCM Music for Media  10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2993QCM Creative Audio  10
Tri 1 2701QCA 3D Modelling for Interaction  10
Tri 2 2703QCA Wearable Technology  10
Tri 2 2675QCA Designing Immersive Environments  10
Tri 1 3614QCA Experimental Media  10
Tri 1 3643QCA Interactive Installations  10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2223LHS Page to Stage  10
Tri 1 2221LHS Contemporary Theatre and Its Origins  10
Tri 2 2222LHS Drama for Social Action  10
Tri 3 3236LHS Devising Theatre  10
Tri 2 3223LHS Performing Ecologies  10
Tri 1 3221LHS Theatre Direction  10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2036LHS Writing Short Fiction  10
Tri 1 2154LHS Writing Poetry  10
Tri 2 2106LHS Writing Across Cultures  10
Tri 1 3111LHS Experimental Writing  10
Tri 1 3401GFS Episodic Storytelling  10
Tri 2 3402GFS Writing for Podcasting  10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2686QCA The Photographic Message  10
Tri 1 2652QCA Introduction to Photo Media Practice  10
Tri 2 2619QCA The Photo Studio  10
Tri 1 3824QCA Doc 3: Expanded Narratives  10
Tri 1,2 3852QCA Doc. 4: Transmedia Storytelling  10
Tri 2,3 2651QCA Digital Photography  10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2401GFS Narrative Design  10
Tri 1 2402GFS Script Development  10
Tri 2 3403GFS Film Festival Design and Curation  10
Tri 1 2716GFS Australian Screen Industries  10
Tri 2 2712GFS Asia Pacific Film  10
Tri 2 3404GFS Screen Business  10

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 2081QCM Theories of Moving Image Sound  10
Tri 1 2083QCM Soundscape Design  10
Tri 2 2082QCM Creating Sound to Brief  10
Tri 2 2084QCM Multiplatform Sound Production  10
Tri 1 3063QCM Music Programming and Production  10
Tri 1 3065QCM Music for Media  10
Arts and Entreprenurship

You must complete 30 credit points from the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 3579QCA Business Practices in Creative Industries  10
Tri 1,3 2513LHS Media Law  10
Tri 3 3013MKT Entertainment and the Arts Marketing  10
Tri 2 3042MKT Marketing Globally  10
Tri 1 3007MKT Social Marketing: Applying Marketing for Social Change  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 2043MKT Entrepreneurship and New Business Ventures  10
Tri 2 3045MKT New Venture Business Planning  10
Tri 1 2683QCA Design and Branding  10
Tri 1,3 3040MKT Digital and Social Media Marketing  10

You may select electives from the list below or any Undergraduate free-choice elective offered across the University, including from across the majors in this program, provided prerequisites are met. If you require guidance please liaise with your Program Director.

You must ensure that you complete a minimum of 60 credit points of Level 3 courses (or higher) and the maximum of level 1 courses (100 credit points) is not exceeded in your entire program.

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 3062LHS Transnational Indigenous Literatures  10
Tri 1 3063LHS Poetry and Poetic Imagination  10
Tri 1 3518LHS Media Campaigns and Strategies  10
Tri 2,3 2509LHS Media, Politics and Public Opinion  10
Tri 3 2811QCA Portrait Photography  10
Tri 2 2687QCA Photo Illustration  10
Tri 1 2673QCA Motion Graphics  10
Tri 2 3125QCM Major Project  10
Tri 1,3 2515LHS Media Relations  10
Tri 1,2 or 3   Global Mobilty Study Tour  10
Tri 1,2 or 3 3031IBA Griffith Innovation Challenge  10