Bachelor of Creative Arts

University of Southern Queensland USQ

This program allows students to work independently and collaboratively throughout their studies within either the performance, exhibition, broadcast and film industries. The balance between intensive periods of studio practice, theory studies and personal reflection will prepare students for an exciting career as a professional artist and give them the tools for continuing their artistic development over a lifetime. Students can choose from Film, Television and Radio; Music; Theatre; and Visual Arts.

Course Fee:

International: $69,600

Entry Requirements:

English (4 SA) or equivalent; Music (4 SA) or equivalent for students taking the Music major; Visual Arts (4 SA) or equivalent for students taking the Visual Arts major; English Language Proficiency requirements for Category 2. Non-standard applications for Theatre, Music, Visual Arts and Film, Television and Radio (i.e. non-OP applicants) will also be considered with an audition or interview on a case-by-case basis.


24 units

Subjects you can Study:

Film, television and radio; Music; Theatre; Visual arts

Study Pathways:

Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours)

Further information:

Please note that the Theatre major is only available on-campus in Toowoomba.

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Toowoomba No info Yes Full time 3 years
Toowoomba No info Yes Part time 6 years
Toowoomba No info Yes Online 3 years
Springfield No info Yes Online 3 years
Springfield No info Yes Part time 6 years
Springfield No info Yes Full time 3 years

Why study with us

Redefining flexible and online study, we are determined to prepare you for today’s competitive workforce. We make it easier for you to fit study into your life and will support you through the challenges that life and study bring. 

Study options

Studying on-campus at one of our three locations (Toowoomba, Springfield and Ipswich) is a rewarding way to undertake a university degree in an innovative and friendly environment. Or, you can join more than 70 per cent of our students who choose to study online with us. There is also the option to fast-track most degrees by studying over summer.

We offer degrees in:

  • Business and Commerce
  • Creative Arts and Media
  • Education
  • Engineering and Built Environment
  • Health and Community
  • Humanities and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Law and Justice
  • Sciences. 

If you’re looking to gain the skills and confidence to prepare for university study, look no further than one of our pathway programs.  

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