This program will allow students to demonstrate their capacity for specialised study and research at a higher level in their chosen study area. Students will have the opportunity to delve into either Communication and Media Studies, English Literature, History, International Relations, Journalism or Social Sciences in their own research project.

Course Fee:

Australian: $27,360
International: $39,360

Entry Requirements:

Completion of an Australian Bachelor degree such as a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Creative Arts or equivalent from a recognised institution, with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.0, and a minimum of two years professional experience for those seeking entry to the Creative Arts major in the given discipline/field and English Language Proficiency requirements for Category 3. Applicants for the Creative Arts major are advised to also address additional criteria. For additional entry requirements specific to specialisations, see university website.

Structure:

12 units

Subjects you can Study:

Corporate Communication; Creative Arts; Editing and Publishing; Humanities and Communication

Study Pathways:

Articulate from: Graduate Certificate of Editing and Publishing; Bachelor of Arts; Bachelor of Creative Arts, or; any other approved degree. Articulate to: Doctor of Creative Arts; Doctor of Philosophy.

Further information:

This program meets the criteria for Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) at Level 09. Although there is no formal articulation pathway, there is a pathway for progression to the Doctor of Philosophy program or an approved professional award.

Who for:

Those who require professional development or qualifications upgrade

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00244B (QLD); 02225M (NSW)

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Toowoomba No info Yes Online 1.5 years
Toowoomba No info Yes Full time 1.5 years
Toowoomba No info Yes Part time 6 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.  

Make this year the start of something great with Queensland’s number one university for graduates in full-time employment*. With the option to study online or on campus, full-time or part-time, we’re ready to help you on your path to become more. 

Good Universities Guide, 2018.

Research

We develop research solutions that deliver global impact. Our researchers are found in the field, working alongside our partners to develop solutions that can be applied directly to industry and community. Our areas of research focus include:  

  • Agriculture and Agribusiness
  • Astrophysics
  • Cultural Heritage and Archaeology
  • Digital Life 
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Health and Behavioural Sciences
  • Materials Engineering and Engineering Technology
  • Mathematical Sciences and Hypersonics 
  • Regional Community and Economic Development.

Contact

Australian & New Zealand
Phone: +61 7 4631 5315 
Freecall: 1800 269 500 
Email: study@usq.edu.au   
Fax: +61 7 4635 5550 
Opening hours: 8.00am - 5.00pm (AEST) 
Monday to Friday (except public holidays)

International
Phone: +61 7 4631 5543 
Email: international@usq.edu.au  
Fax: +61 7 4635 9225 
Skype: usq.international 
Opening hours: 8.00am - 5.00pm (AEST) 
Monday to Friday (except public holidays) 

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