Griffith University

Bachelor of Creative and Interactive Media in Digital Arts and Design

Griffith University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 090887K

Level of study: Undergraduate


This program prepares graduates for practical engagement with contemporary digital media. The program focuses on developing the creative and technical skills required to engage constructively with digital culture as it shapes our lives and reinvents the future.

Students develop a unique set of skills in design methods, electronic media, computation, and critical thinking. They combine these skills to produce imaginative concepts, functioning prototypes, digital audio-visual artefacts, and technically mediated interaction designs for everyday life.

The program responds to shifts from the world's leading design and technology companies and arts institutions that are now seeking practitioners with high-level creative and digital technology skills.


  • Media Applications

Digital Arts and Design

Year 2

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP

Tri 12701QCA 3D Modelling for Interaction 10

Tri 12993QCM Creative Audio 10

Tri 22617QCA Mobile Play 10

Tri 22703QCA Wearable Technology 10

Year 3

You must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP

Tri 13614QCA Experimental Media 10

Tri 23643QCA Interactive Installations 10

My career opportunities

You will find opportunities in Interactive Media Designer, Web and Mobile Application Developer, Interactive Media Artist, Web Designer, Digital Content Manager, Creative Director, Games Design and Development, Instructional Designer.

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Course opportunities

Entry criteria

Standard academic entry to our undergraduate degrees requires completion of secondary school comparable to Australian Year 12 or equivalent academic achievement. Students from other countries should have country specific requirements equivalent to Australia.

English language requirements apply to International applicants and other applicants whose previous study was undertaken in a language other than English. The minimum English language requirements for such applicants for entry to this program are as follows:

  • A minimum overall band score of 6.5 on IELTS (Academic) with no sub-score of less than 6.0
  • OR a minimum score of 575 on TOEFL
  • OR an internet-based (iBT) TOEFL score of 79 (no sub-score less than 19)
  • OR no score less than 3+ in each skill of the ISLPR (conducted by ISLPR Language Services only)
  • OR a minimum overall score of 176 (no score less than 169) on C1 Advanced (formerly Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English) or C2 Proficiency (formerly Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English)
  • OR an overall score of 58 in the Pearson Test of English (Academic) with no score less than 50.


Griffith University
Gold Coast Campus
Parklands Drive Gold Coast Queensland 4215