Bachelor of Creative Industries (Theatre and Performance) - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Bachelor of Creative Industries (Theatre and Performance)

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Create your career in theatre and performance.

Designed and taught by theatre- and performance-makers, this program will build your skills through studies in acting, directing, devising, theatre history, leadership, script-writing, voice, and design. Upon graduation you will have the skills to work in theatre and performance or transfer your skills to a range of related professions.

Study location
  • Sunshine Coast
Refer to the program footnotes
Semester 1, Semester 2
Program length (full-time)
3 years
Annual tuition fee 2021
Estimated total tuition fee *
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2021 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
Study location QTAC code
  • Sunshine Coast 011471
Minimum selection threshold
ATAR - 55.00 Rank - 55
USC program code
Semester 1, Semester 2
3 years full time or equivalent part time
Study mode
Blended Learning
Recommended prior study
Total courses
Total units

In this program you will:

  • Engage in studies of acting, directing, devising, theatre history, leadership, script-writing, voice and design.
  • Build performance making skills.
  • Work alongside a professional theatre director in the creation of a theatrical production.
  • Undertake industry placements, and develop practical skills and valuable industry networks.
  • Hone your communication, problem solving, critical analysis, team work, time management, and leadership skills.
Career opportunities:
  • Stage manager
  • Actor
  • Playwright
  • Director
  • Producer
  • Educator

What will I study?

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