Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Fine Arts - Visual Arts

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

This combined program opens up a wide range of creative and business careers. Students graduate not only with advanced technical and creative skills but also with highly developed business knowledge. In the business component students complete a set of core units to gain a broad-based introduction to business principles and complement these studies with a business major. The visual arts component incorporates an open-studio environment which allows students to practice art across a range of media including video, photography, installation, performance and printmaking, as well as painting, drawing and sculpture. They will study art history and theory units to support their studio practice and are introduced to modern, post-modern and contemporary art.

Course Fee:


International: $134,200

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; Assumed knowledge: English (4,SA); and for Accountancy, Economics, Finance, Financial planning and Marketing majors: Maths A, B or C (4,SA); successful portfolio and interview.

Structure:

384 credit points (32 units). Business component: 192 credit points (16 units); 8 core units and 8 major units. Fine Arts component: 192 credit points (16 units); 2 core units and a Visual Arts major (14 units). Students undertake the two components of the double degree concurrently.

Subjects you can Study:

Accounting; Advertising; Economics; Finance; Financial planning; Human resource management; International business; Management; Marketing; Public relations; Visual arts.

Study Pathways:

Bachelor of Business (Honours), Master of Teaching (Secondary) or Master of Philosophy is available. Students may be eligible for advanced standing for previous study/experience.

Further information:

QUT offers a range of scholarships that provide real support for commencing and continuing students. Individual faculties also offer support through prizes, awards and bursaries that reward and encourage student effort through the generous support of individuals, industry and government sponsors.

Recognition:

Subject to choice of Business major and units: CPA Australia; Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and Institute of Public Accountants. Account Planning Group Australia, the Australasian Writers and Art Directors Association, the Australian Direct Marketing Association, the Communications Council, Youngbloods and nGen. Economics Society of Australia. Financial Services Institute of Australasia. Australian Human Resources Institute, Society of Human Resource Management (USA), Australian Institute of Management and the Australian Institute of Training and Development. Australian Institute of Export, the Logistics Association of Australia and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply. Australian Marketing Institute, the Market Research Society of Australia, the Australian Institute of Management, the American Marketing Association, Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Australian Institute of Export. Public Relations Institute of Australia. Financial Planning Association.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00213J

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gardens Point No info No Full time 4 years
Kelvin Grove No info No Full time 4 years

QUT lecturers are industry leaders who will link you to your chosen profession. Our courses will give you the knowledge, connections and agility to take advantage of whatever the future holds. You will gain experience in our labs, studios and clinics, work on real projects as part of your course, and have opportunities to undertake course-related work with our industry partners. Our students rate the quality of their educational experience at QUT higher than the national average (Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) Student Experience Survey, 2016 and 2017).

Lay the groundwork for your entrepreneurial future at QUT. Students are empowered to realise great ideas, launch start-ups and social enterprises. QUT ranks first in Queensland and second nationally for student entrepreneurs (Startup Muster Report 2017).

In an increasingly global economy, you can be confident that your QUT qualification will be well regarded. We are ranked 20th in the world in the top universities under 50 years (Times Higher Education Young Universities Rankings 2018). We are also ranked in the top 25 for employer-student connections (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019) and support your career preparation with workshops, careers fairs, work experience placements, and the opportunity to be matched with a career mentor in your industry.

Our campuses are located in central Brisbane and offer outstanding facilities including the award-winning Science and Engineering Precinct at Gardens Point campus, and the recently expanded Creative Industries Precinct at Kelvin Grove campus. A new Education Precinct is due to open at Kelvin Grove in 2019.

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