Bachelor of Fine Arts - Drama

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

For each actor on stage or screen, there's a world of professionals involved in every aspect of the performing arts, including writers, teachers, designers, producers, directors, promoters and managers. This course can give students the experience and connections they need to forge a career in this world, and build on their passion for drama and performance. It offers students the opportunity to explore directing, designing, teaching, devising, creative producing and administration. Students can engage with new and traditional theatre forms and explore relationships between live performance and new theatre and screen technologies. Opportunities exist for local, national and international projects that focus on social engagement, community development and contemporary theatre works for children and young people.

Course Fee:


International: $103,700

Entry Requirements:

Year 12, or equivalent; Assumed knowledge: English (4,SA)

Structure:

288 credit points comprising 2 core units; a Drama major (14 units); a situated creative practice extension (up to 3 units); plus 1 minor (4 units) or 4 electives.

Subjects you can Study:

Drama

Study Pathways:

This course can be followed with a graduate-entry teacher education course, which enables students to become qualified teachers. Pathways to the Master of Philosophy are also available. Students may be able to claim advanced standing for part of their course, on the basis of completed or partially completed studies, and other assessable learning outcomes.

Further information:

QUT offers a range of scholarships that provide real support for students. Applicants who receive an OP 1-5 or equivalent are guaranteed an offer for this course in the major offer round.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00213J

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kelvin Grove No info Yes Full time 3 years

Why study with us?

QUT lecturers are industry leaders who will link you to your chosen profession through real experiences and contacts.

Many of our courses offer you the flexibility to expand your knowledge into fields that your degree doesn’t traditionally explore—making study more stimulating and preparing you for a more agile future. You can also choose from an extensive range of double degrees for a competitive advantage that gives you greater variety in your study and career, plus opportunities and networks across two fields. There are also options to study online or undertake a short professional development course through QUTeX to apply quickly in your career.

Be career ready

You will gain experience in labs, studios and clinics, work on real projects as part of your course, and have opportunities to undertake course-related work with industry partners. We are ranked in the top 50 in the world for employer-student connections*.

Lay the groundwork for your entrepreneurial future at QUT. Students are empowered to realise great ideas, launch start-ups and social enterprises. In fact, more founders of start-ups have studied at QUT than any other Queensland university**.

In an increasingly global economy, you can be confident that your QUT qualification will be well regarded. We are ranked in the world’s top 250 universities***.

City-based campuses

Our campuses are located in central Brisbane and offer outstanding facilities including the award-winning Science and Engineering Precinct at Gardens Point campus, as well as a dedicated Creative Industries Precinct and new Education Precinct at Kelvin Grove campus.

 

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* QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019.

**Startup Muster Report 2018.

***QS World University Rankings 2019.

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