Creative Industries

School of Design

Design improves the quality of work and life, brings social and economic advantages to industry and community, and is central to the development of fulfilling citizenship and social innovation. Our students and researchers are part of a sustainability-focused, multidisciplinary school with close connections to the design profession.

Our courses explore new digital technologies within well-equipped workshops and studios that offer a unique hands-on university experience.

Our wide range of expertise includes:

  • architecture
  • fashion
  • industrial design
  • interactive and visual design
  • interior design
  • landscape architecture.

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QUT Design Lab

A hub and home for a diverse team of academics, research students, and industry professionals, the QUT Design Lab supports transdisciplinary collaborations that result in tangible impact and engagement, and which transfer knowledge and technology into beneficial applications for industry, society, and the environment.

Moving beyond the creation of objects or artefacts, the QUT Design Lab demonstrates the benefit and value of design methods, practices, and outcomes in realising Australia’s National Innovation agenda.

Our mission is “Change by Design.”

Fostering broad-based collaboration, the QUT Design Lab is a centre for bold, fresh, and rigorous design-led research that seeks to tackle our most pressing 21st century challenges through value-led research themes and platforms.

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Creative Industries Faculty

  • Postal address:
    QUT Creative Industries Faculty
    Musk Ave
    Kelvin Grove QLD 4059