About the Graduate Certificate in Creative Industries - Creative Writing
The Creative Writing course provides both skills and knowledge in both freelance writing and vocational areas, including publishing, professional writing and editing. Units deliver students a range of skills in major writing forms and genres including fiction, creative non-fiction, script and news-writing.
Campuses and Duration
|Kelvin Grove||0.5 year|
More information about Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Add
QUT is recognised for real-world courses with practical experience to prepare you for your career.
The key aim of QUT is to produce job-ready graduates with the skills and abilities to work anywhere in the world. Reflecting our global outlook, QUT has a student population of 40,000 students, and nearly 6800 of these are international students from more than 100 countries.
What QUT offers you:
- Ranked in the world's top 100 universities for employer reputation (QS World University Rankings 2011)
- Awarded the top rating of five stars by QS Stars Rated for Excellence
- The largest university career mentor scheme in Australia, including partnerships with hundreds of companies worldwide to give you real experience while you study
- The fastest growing research university in Australia - in the past six years the university and its supporters have invested more than half a billion dollars in infrastructure
QUT's International Student Services (ISS) has experienced staff and support options to help you settle in and get the most out of your university experience. Our services include accommodation assistance, language and learning advice, airport reception, workshops and seminars, university orientation and recreational activities.
QUT provides employment assistance and free advice on career planning, and is the only university in Australia with an International Career Counsellor that works exclusively with international students and employers. Services include career counselling, resume and job application checking services, CareerHub, the International Work Placement Scheme and the Career Mentor Scheme.
QUT offers more than 650 undergraduate and postgraduate study options in the areas of:
- building and planning
- creative, design and performance
- health and community
- information technology
- law and justice
- science and mathematics.
QUT International College (QUTIC) is an integral part of the university and offers English language, university diploma, foundation and pathway programs to prepare international students for entry into Australian university degree programs.
The QUT IELTS Test Centre, located at QUTIC at the Kelvin Grove campus, offers both General Training and Academic modules. It is open to internal QUT students, as well as candidates external to the university.
QUT has a ranking of world standard or above in more than 75 per cent of its research, as assessed under the Australian Government's Excellence in Research for Australia assessment framework (2010). Our top-performing research areas included:
- communication and media
- physical chemistry
- information systems
- public and allied health
- applied economics.
Over the last five years, QUT's research investment attraction has outperformed all other Australian universities. The new $230 million Science and Engineering Centre at the Gardens Point campus will ensure we continue to be the fastest-growing research university in Australia.
Visit www.qut.edu.au/research for more details.
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