The Graduate Certificate in Creative Industries is designed for communication-based or corporate professionals interested in an advanced introduction to the design and planning of media projects in the area of convergent media technologies.
You will exit this course with a media portfolio and conceptual background on the design of a cross media platform product.
This course is not available in 2021. However, if you would like to pursue postgraduate study, explore our other postgraduate course options.
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A creative degree that gets down to business
Ideas are powerful. They can change lives, the way we live and the very world we live in. But without the skills to pitch, develop and share your concepts, your contribution will be an opportunity lost.
Break out of your media silo and master a changing media landscape.
This course is professionals interested in an advanced introduction to the design and planning of media projects.
Fees and delivery
Delivery: On campus
Fees: AUD $17,140*
Delivery: On campus
Start your unlimited journey today.
As a creative industries graduate, you can look forward to career opportunities in:
- Market research
- Business Innovation
- Media production
- Music performance and more
Authors, and Book and Script Editors write, edit and evaluate literary works for publication and scripts for film, television, radio and stage productions.
Advertising Professionals develop and coordinate advertising strategies and campaigns, determine the market for new goods and identify and develop market opportunities.
Journalists research and compile news stories, write and edit news reports, commentaries and feature stories for presentation in print and electronic media.
Professional photographers are responsible for taking photographs of media specific to an organisation or on a freelance basis. The job involves a lot of travel and flexibility.
Composers write, arrange, orchestrate, conduct and perform musical compositions.
Media Producers plan, administer and review activities concerned with producing news, sports and other information for radio and television.
Marketing Professionals develop and coordinate advertising strategies and campaigns, determine the market for new goods and services, and identify and develop market opportunities for new and existing goods and services.
Apply now and start your unlimited journey.
*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.