Bachelor of Fine Art/Bachelor of Business

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

In this new double degree, you'll develop your passion for visual art while gaining practical business skills. You'll be able to apply your creativity in a wide range of commercial areas, understand visual arts practice in terms of a contemporary art market and be prepared to work independently as an artist, in arts and cultural organisations. The Queensland College of Art (QCA) attracts students that are dedicated to becoming innovative and creative practitioners. In the Bachelor of Fine Art, one of the flagship degrees of the <abbr title="Queensland College of Art QCA</abbr>, you'll focus on theory and practice to gain experience in contemporary approaches to visual arts, and develop studio skills and research methods. In the Bachelor of Business, you'll gain a solid understanding of core business skills and learn how they can be applied in a range of industries. Fine Art majors Expanded Practice Photographic Art Practice Studio Art Business majors Asian Business Employment Relations Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment Event Management Human Resource Management International Business Logistics and Supply Chain Management Management Marketing Real Estate and Property Development Sport Management Sustainable Enterprise Tourism Management Students can also choose not to complete a major, selecting from a range of courses that provide broad knowledge for a career in business management.


  • Accounting for Decision Making
  • Business Data Analysis
  • Contemporary Global Art
  • Economics for Decision Making 1
  • Free-choice electives
  • Global Visual Culture
  • Government-Business Relations
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Introduction to Western Art
  • Language and Communication for Arts and Social Sciences
  • Legal Issues for Managers
  • Major Studio Project
  • Management Concepts
  • Modern Art and its Legacies
  • Professional Practices in the Visual Arts
  • Studio Foundations 1
  • Studio Foundations 2
  • Work and Employability


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Nathan International: $116,000 No information available No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years
South Bank, Qld College of Art International: $116,000 No information available No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

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