University of Canberra

Bachelor of Creative Industries (Acting and Performance) (ARB401.1)

University of Canberra

Course details

CRICOS course code: 102455J

Level of study: Undergraduate


The Bachelor of Creative Industries (Acting and Performance) offers a structured course of learning and training in the craft of acting and performance. The course is presented in an innovative partnership between TAFE Queensland and the University of Canberra, preparing graduates with the skills, knowledge, and outlook to build a sustainable career in the performing arts industry. The course offers: lively, detailed and focused training in acting, voice and body skills; regular performance opportunities to play to live audiences; intense development of the acting student's creative voice as an independent performance maker. Plays, readings, online resources and academic materials are designed to inspire, challenge and motivate the training actor. Students are expected to develop as actors and performers who think for themselves, respect their own ideas and ideals, and use theatre and film as a means to share those ideas and ideals. Students are encouraged to understand and explore their place of performance in a contemporary world.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 26,700 Per Year
Start date: 07 February 2022
06 February 2023
Duration: 3 years
Study mode: Full time

UC in Queensland - Brisbane (South Bank Campus)

66 Ernest Street
Brisbane Queensland 4101

Entry criteria

Year 12

Overseas qualification

Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0; TOEFL iBT: Overall score of 60 with: R: 13; L: 12; S: 18; W: 21; Pearson Test of Academic English: 50 with no skill score below 50; Cambridge English Scale: 169 with no sub-score below 169: Occupational English Test: No grade lower than 'C' in any of the sub-tests.


University of Canberra
11 Kirinari Street
Canberra Australian Capital Territory 2617