Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Creative Industries

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Course details

CRICOS course code: 059596B

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

You will complete six Bachelor of Creative Industries core units as well as one creative industries major of eight units, and two Creative Industries introductory units. Your business degree component includes eight business core units and eight business major units.

The Bachelor of Business is designed to produce graduates with the knowledge, skills and experiences for success in a broad range of contexts in general and specific fields of business. The course provides students with a strong theoretical and practical underpinning in the key disciplines, functions, principles and practices of business across national and international business environments with depth and specialisation in a discipline. The curriculum is responsive to industry needs, providing students with contemporary knowledge and skills that are highly relevant to industry.

The Creative Enterprise core consists of studio units that offer authentic, problem-based activities, coupled with Work Integrated Learning, skills in entrepreneurship and commercial links that engage in creative start-ups - the perfect complement to your business studies.

Some of the combinations of business and creative industries include:

media and communication and advertising
screen content production with marketing
creative and professional writing and public relations.

Equip yourself for an inspiring career in the growth and development of creative industries.

Creative businesses continue to establish themselves worldwide, so not only will you be able to use this degree globally, but your combined skills and knowledge will also enhance your value to traditional as well as creative businesses.

The first degree of its kind, our Bachelor of Creative Industries (BCI) allows you to develop your own creative niche by providing diverse knowledge, creativity and practical skills across a range of selected creative disciplines.

Highlights

Complement your creative and entrepreneurial skills with core business knowledge for a competitive professional advantage.
Complete 2 separate degrees in 4 years full-time.
Combine your creative industries major with a major in accountancy, advertising, economics, finance, financial planning, human resource management, international business, management, marketing, or public relations.
Develop your creative thinking and innovation, and project management skills.
Learn through industry partnerships and networking, and interdisciplinary work.

Career outcomes

Graduates work in a diverse range of interesting careers, taking on positions such as:

entertainment industries producer
events manager
creative entrepreneur
social media marketer
entertainment marketing professional.

Career outcomes will depend largely on the choice of major or specialisation undertaken.

Possible careers

Administrator
Advertising and New Media Professional
Banking and Finance Professional
Branding Specialist
Campaign Manager
Communication Specialist
Copywriter
Creative Entrepreneur
Creative Writer
Digital Communication Specialist
Digital Content Producer
Drama Teacher
Entertainment Entrepreneur
Events and Festivals Coordinator
Fashion Marketer
Film/Television Producer
Graphic Designer
Human Resource Developer
Human Resource Manager
Information Officer
International Business Specialist
Internet Professional
Market Research Manager
Marketing Officer/Manager
Media Producer
Multimedia Designer
Music Agent/Manager
Music Publisher
Organisational Communication Specialist
Policy Officer
Post-production specialist

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 31,500 Per Year Read more2021 academic year tuition fee: 32,700 per year
Start date: 22 February 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Kelvin Grove Campus

Victoria Park Road
Brisbane Queensland 4059
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 31,500 Per Year Read more2021 academic year tuition fee: 32,700 per year
Start date: 22 February 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Gardens Point Campus
2 George Street Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia

Entry criteria

  • Foundation Program Year completed at an Australian University with a final overall grade average of 4.5 (on a 7 point scale) and a grade of 4 or higher in any pre-requisite unit(s).
  • QUT Intensive Program with a grade average of at least 4.4 out of 7 and a grade of 4 or higher in any pre-requisite unit(s).
  • QUT Foundation Program with a grade average of at least 4.4 out of 7 and a grade of 4 or higher in any pre-requisite unit(s).
  • QUT Diploma program with a grade point average of at least 4.0 out of 7; and a grade of 4 or higher in any pre-requisite unit(s).

IELTS Academic score of 6.5 with Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking score of 6; TOEFL iBT score of 79 with Listening, Reading score of 16, Writing score of 21 and Speaking score of 18; Pearson PTE (Academic) score of 58 with Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking score of 50; Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) score of 176 with Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking score of 169.

Address

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
Gardens Point Campus
2 George Street Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia