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Creative Arts courses

Hone in on your video editing skills or learn more about the culture and entertainment industry with our creative arts courses. Study at TAFE, undergraduate or postgraduate level.


Our graduates find employment opportunities across the following sectors:

  • art galleries and studios
  • not-for-profit companies
  • private companies.


Our creative arts courses are provided by:

Short courses 1 course

Duration: 6 weeks

Expand your skills in creative writing and workshop your ideas with industry experts at Victoria University Polytechnic.

TAFE certificates & diplomas 2 courses

Duration: 0.5 years

Begin your career as a media designer or creative artist and gain fundamental skills that can be applied to a number of design disciplines.

Duration: 1 year
Become a visual artist by studying a wide range of contemporary, digital and classical techniques in painting and drawing.

Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 3 courses

Duration: 3 years
Choose your specialisation in arts from a range of subject areas and open up a world of career options. This course gives you the flexibility to choose from a broad range of Majors.
Duration: 3 years

Bachelor of Business specialisations include accounting, banking & finance, event management, financial risk management, human resource management, information systems management, international trade, management & innovation, marketing, supply chain & logistics management, tourism & hospitality management.

Duration: 3 years
Follow your interest in industries that include film, television, radio, screen culture, online and mobile media production with this Bachelor of Screen Media.

Postgraduate research 1 course

Postgraduate Research

Research postgraduate

Our Office for Research provides support to our current and future researchers, such as:

  • identify a research topic
  • find a supervisor
  • apply for research supervision or grants.
Duration: 1 year

The Master of Research Practice recognises honours qualifications, accelerating your study in the areas of industry, community or the built environment.

Completing my PhD has been the most profound experience of my life. I was so beautifully supported and nurtured by my supervisors. I emerged from the experience so much more confident in myself and in my ability to pursue opportunities relating to my passion: writing.
Alice Robinson

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