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- Develop the leadership, management and administration skills needed to run productions, events and festivals.
- Develop practical skills in an industry-linked learning environment, taught by industry professionals.
- Study arts management, festival and event production, entrepreneurship, marketing and professional communication.
- Opportunities for mentoring and internship with local and national leaders in festivals in events.
|QUT course code||KK88|
|Course duration||1.5 years full-time|
|Start month||2013 & 2014 February, July|
As short-run productions, projects, events and festivals become the norm for the creative industries, the need for highly effective and educated event managers and producers has never been greater. These creative industries professionals require a range of skills and knowledge, including an awareness of current industrial agendas and trends, leadership skills, management and administration skills, communication skills, and effective market and audience development strategies.
Why choose this course?
This course offers an industry-linked learning environment where professionals and academics in the field deliver informed, practical content. Connections with local and national leaders in festivals and events will ensure you benefit from their experience, mentorship and real-world project or internship opportunities. You will graduate with enhanced creative industries networks and the confidence to develop your own entrepreneurial projects, events and programs.
You can choose to study the skills most relevant to your professional development, including arts, cultural and creative industries policy, arts management, festival and event production, entrepreneurship, marketing and professional communication. Assessment projects are practical and can be customised to your own development needs.
An undergraduate degree with an overall minimum grade point average of 5.0 or above (on a 7-point scale). Students whose undergraduate degree is in a related creative industries discipline may apply for the Previously Studied Pathway. Applications without the requisite entry requirements will be considered for special entry. Please contact the Creative Industries Faculty for more information.
Minimum English language requirements
Students must meet the English proficiency requirements.
|IELTS (International English Language Testing System)|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)|
Haven't completed an IELTS or TOEFL test?
Don't have the English language score you need? We can help!
We offer courses to improve your English and help you gain entry to this course.
When you apply for this course, we'll recommend which English course you should enrol in.
Haven't completed an English language test? We can help!
You can complete an IELTS test at our Kelvin Grove campus.
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: $12,400 per Study Period (48 credit points) (subject to annual review)
2013: $11,800 (indicative) per Semester (subject to annual review)
Scholarships and financial support
You can apply for scholarships to help you with study and living costs.
How to apply for Master of Creative Industries (Creative Production and Arts Management)
You're ready to apply if you have:
- Found all the courses you want to apply for. You can apply for up to 3
- Checked important dates
- Semester 1
201318 January Final date for accepting applications (degree programs only) from offshore Assessment Level 3, 4 and 5 applicants. Student visa assessment levels are available.8 February Final date for accepting applications (degree programs only) from offshore Assessment Level 1 and 2 applicants and onshore applicants. Student visa assessment levels are available.
- Semester 2
20137 June Final date for accepting applications (degree programs only) from offshore Assessment Level 3, 4 and 5 applicants. Student visa assessment levels are available.5 July Final date for accepting applications (degree programs only) from offshore Assessment Level 1 and 2 applicants and onshore applicants. Student visa assessment levels are available.
- Checked you meet the entry requirements
- Checked costs and scholarships
- Checked if you're eligible for credit for prior learning
- Gathered supporting documents
All done? Then you're ready to apply.