Creative Practice Major (Master of Arts)
|Study method||Full-time or part-time|
|Intake||February or July|
|Duration||2 years full-time or equivalent part-time.|
Admission criteria for Australian and New Zealand students
- Bachelor degree in a non-related field with honours, OR
- Bachelor degree or equivalent in a non-related field from a recognised institution (may also require relevant work experience), OR
- Bachelor degree in a related field, which will provide credit for recognised learning for one semester of study, OR
- Graduate certificate or diploma in any field from a recognised institution.
English language proficiency
|IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)|
|Overall band score||6.5|
Other qualifications may also satisfy our English language admission criteria. Please view our English language requirements page to find out more.
Fees for Australian and New Zealand students
|2018||Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees.||$17,700*|
Fees are indicative first year only.
* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. 400 credits are needed to graduate from this course. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).
Bachelor degree in a related field, which will provide credit for recognised learning for one semester of study.
Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)
The Creative Practice major will equip students with the skills, understanding and discipline to work in a variety of roles depending on the stream taken within the major.
Creative writing students tend towards becoming a copywriter, publisher, editor, media writer, poet or novelist.
Screen arts students tend towards becoming a multimedia developer, screen writer, film and television director, film and television editor, director, cinematographer, researcher, production designer or media teacher.
Theatre arts students tend towards becoming a playwright, actor, theatre director, set, costume or lighting designer, dramaturg, producer, arts administrator, stage or production manager or theatre technician.
All majors allow you to undertake an internship which can provide you with valuable work experience and a networking opportunity to advance your career.
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