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- Complement your creative skills with core business knowledge for a competitive professional advantage.
- Complete 2 separate degrees in 4 years full-time.
- Major in accountancy, advertising, economics, finance, human resource management, international business, management, marketing, or public relations.
- Design your own degree by exploring your creative talents and choosing a Creative Industries major, as well as studying business.
|QTAC course code||409182|
|QUT course code||IX34|
|Course duration||4 years full-time|
|Start month||2014 February|
|Deferment||You can defer your offer and postpone the start of your course for one year.|
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Why choose this course?
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.
You will complete six Bachelor of Creative Industries core units as well as one creative industries major and two elective units. Your business degree component includes eight business core units and eight business major units.
Some of the combinations of business and creative industries include:
- media and communication and advertising
- film, television and screen with marketing
- creative and professional writing and public relations.
Graduates work in a diverse range of interesting careers, taking on positions such as:
- entertainment industries producer
- events manager
- entertainment marketing professional.
Career outcomes will depend largely on the choice of major or specialisation undertaken within creative industries.
Students may be eligible for membership to a number of professional bodies depending on choice of major and unit selection in their business degree. Details on professional recognition can be found under the individual majors of the Bachelor of Business (BS05).
Bachelor of Business (Honours) option
High-achieving students who wish to take further studies may enrol in BS63 Bachelor of Business (Honours).
This course is made up of 384 credit points. Each component (i.e. business and creative industries) comprises 192 credit points.
The business component is made up of 96 credit points of Business School core units and 96 credit points of units from a business major. The business majors are accountancy, advertising, economics, finance, human resource management, international business, management, marketing, public relations. Accountancy students will complete 10 major units and six Business School core units in order to meet professional recognition requirements.
The creative industries component is made up of 96 credit points of core units and a creative industries major (96 credit points).
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Guide to entry cut-offs
Before you start this course we assume you have sound knowledge in these areas:
- Maths A
We assume that you have knowledge equivalent to four semesters at high school level (Years 11 and 12) with sound achievement (4, SA). Accountancy, finance, economics and marketing majors also requires 4 SA in Maths A, B or C.
Did you get an OP 1-5?
If you receive an OP 1-5 or equivalent, you're guaranteed an offer for this course in the major offer round.
Your actual fees may vary depending on which units you choose. All fees are based on current fixed fee prices. We review fees annually.
2014: CSP $4,500 per Study Period (48 credit points) (subject to annual review)
Student Services and Amenities Fee
You'll need to pay the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) as part of your course costs.
HECS-HELP: loans to help you pay your course fees
You may not have to pay anything upfront if you're eligible for a HECS-HELP loan.
Scholarships and financial support
You can apply for scholarships to help you with study and living costs.
These scholarships are available for this course:
You may also be eligible for Centrelink payments
How to apply for Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Creative Industries
You apply through QTAC for all our undergraduate courses.
Are you ready to submit your application?
You're ready if you've:
- Found all the courses you want to apply for - you can apply for up to 6.
- Checked important dates.
- Checked you meet the entry requirements.
- Checked your course costs and if you're eligible for financial support.
All done? Then you're ready to apply.
Important: Make a note of the QTAC code for this course (409182) because you'll need to enter it as part of your QTAC application.
After you've submitted your application to QTAC
If you've studied before or if you have at least two years' work experience, you may want to apply for credit for prior learning.
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