Bachelor of Creative Arts (Digital Media)

Fast facts

Course type: Undergraduate degree
Course length: 3 years (full-time only)
Location: On campus


2014 Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR): 60.00

For those completing the SACE (or interstate equivalent) the minimum ATAR required for consideration of entry is 60.

Applicants are required to submit a written statement, CV and a portfolio and meet the university’s minimum entry scores.

Guaranteed entry ATAR: Not applicable
TAFElink: Not applicable
Bonus points
: SEAS, RISAS
Deferment: This course may not be deferred.


International students
FISC Foundation: 6.0, Gao Kao: Tier Two (Portfolio required ass part of the admissions process)

English requirements


Course overview

The Bachelor of Creative Arts (Digital Media) explores the connections between technology and the creative arts and the ways in which digital media is used in society and the workplace. It combines studies in IT, multi-media design and culture, with a strong emphasis on working in creative teams.

You will gain basic professional skills in digital media production, including the operation of software and hardware, as well as the ability to plan, develop and complete a digital media product, including production and post-production stages.  

You will also develop an understanding of screen and digital media through their historical developments, social and cultural applications, and the function of formal and aesthetic properties in various forms.

The course is designed to provide all students with experience in the creative process and the ability to apply logical thought, analysis and research skills in ways that will enhance both the creative and practical processes required by digital media production.

What will I study? 

Refer to the course rule.

Why study Digital Media at Flinders?

The Bachelor of Creative Arts (Digital Media) at Flinders:

  • is designed for students who want to fill key creative writing roles in the digital media industries
  • provides you with the skills to begin your career in the Creative Industries
  • offers innovative yet practical education with a strong vocational focus
  • is recognised as the leading course of its type in South Australia.

Career opportunities

What can I do with my Bachelor of Creative Arts degree?  

Study a language

Flinders also offers all students the opportunity to major in a language in conjunction with any undergraduate course. The Diploma in Language is designed to provide students with competence in a chosen language that adds greater portability to their qualifications. You will complete a total of 1 extra year of study and graduate with both your chosen degree and the Diploma in Language. You can apply for this at time of enrolment.

Entry requirements

Prerequisities: None

Domestic students: You can qualify for undergraduate courses through: year 12 qualifications, adult entry (STAT/Bridging Program), TAFE/VET qualification, higher education transfers. Flinders also offers a range of special access schemes. Refer to undergraduate study applications.

Additional requirements: To apply you need to submit an application through the South Australian Tertiary Admissions Centre (SATAC) and submit a written statement, CV and a portfolio and submit a completed and signed coversheet - Refer to Application guidelines and forms - Bachelor of Creative Arts (Digital Media) (PDF 279KB) .

International students: Entry and English requirements

Applications and annual fees

Domestic students
SATAC code: 214741
Mid year entry: No
Applications: SATAC Uniweb 
Annual fees:

Place type: Commonwealth-supported

2015: $6,322

International students
CRICOS code: 058429C
Mid year entry: No
Applications: How to apply 
Annual fees:

2015: $21,400

 

 

 

Note:

  • Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
  • We accept international applications for programs commencing beyond the year advertised and tuition fees for these years will be higher. Please note that your tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase.

Credit transfer

Refer to credit transfer for further information.

Related courses 

Further study options

Course brochures

Domestic students
Creative Arts & Media (PDF 611KB)

International students
eBrochure: Undergraduate international prospectus

 

Related links

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