University of the Sunshine Coast

Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Creative Industries

University of the Sunshine Coast

Course details

CRICOS course code: 101332

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Prepare for a creative business career

Combine your creative passion with industry-relevant business skills through a flexible double degree that opens a world of opportunities. You’ll develop broad skills in key areas like management, marketing, communication and entrepreneurship, and can choose to pursue your creative interests by specialising in music, social media, creative writing, fashion studies and more. When you graduate, you’ll be ready to take advantage of the diverse opportunities on offer in a range of dynamic and growing creative and digital industries, as well as traditional industries.

In this degree you will:

  • Study the fundamentals of contemporary business, and develop the skills and mindset you need to succeed as an entrepreneur
  • Develop specialist creative and technical skills and build your professional portfolio
  • Gain hands-on experience through internships and work placements, and grow your professional network
  • Equip yourself with the core skills sought by employers and clients, including critical thinking, problem solving, teamwork and communication.

Majors

Sunshine Coast
Business majors: Digital Futures; Economics and Finance; Entrepreneurship; Human Resource Management; International Business; Information Systems; Management; Marketing; Tourism, Leisure and Event Management

Creative Industries majors: Animation and Visualisation Design; Creative Advertising; Creative Writing and Publishing; Interactive and UX Design; Music; Screen Media; Serious Games Design; Social Media; Theatre and Performance; Visual Communication

Moreton Bay
Business majors: Digital Futures; Entrepreneurship; Information Systems; Management; Marketing

Creative Industries majors: Animation and Visualisation Design; Creative Writing and Publishing; Interactive and UX Design; Screen Media; Serious Games Design; Social Media; Visual Communication

Online

Business majors: Digital Futures; Economics and Finance; Entrepreneurship; Human Resource Management; International Business; Management; Marketing; Tourism, Leisure and Event Management

Creative Industries majors: Animation and Visualisation Design; Creative Advertising; Creative Writing and Publishing; Interactive and UX Design; Screen Media; Serious Games Design; Social Media; Visual Communication

Career opportunities

Depending on the major chosen:

  • Business manager
  • Economist
  • Entrepreneur
  • Marketing coordinator
  • HR manager
  • Innovation manager
  • Communications professional
  • Market researcher
  • Writer/publisher
  • Creative director
  • Advertising executive
  • International business
  • Tourism and hospitality manager

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 24,400 Per Year Read moreEstimated Total Tuition Fee: 97,600
Start date: 26 July 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Moreton Bay Campus

1 Moreton Parade
Brisbane Queensland 4502
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 24,400 Per Year Read moreEstimated Total Tuition Fee: 97,600
Start date: 26 July 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

University of the Sunshine Coast

90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia

Entry criteria

You must:

  • be at least 17 years of age, or have completed Year 12 or equivalent

IELTS (Academic) - Overall score of 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each subtest; TOEFL: Internet-based - Overall score of 76 with minimum score of 18 for writing; TOEFL: Paper-based - Overall score of 550 with minimum essay score of 4; Pearson Test of English - Overall score of 50 with no sub score less than 50; CAE/CPE (results after Jan 2015) - Overall score of 169 or above with no less than 162 in each skill; ISLPR (IIAA accredited)- (previously ASLPR) - 3 in all four skill areas; USC's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2 - Successful completion; USC's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 3 - Successful completion; Global Assessment Certificate (GAC) - Successful completion with a minimum GPA of 2.3.

Address

University of the Sunshine Coast
90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia