Bachelor of Arts - Creative Writing

RMIT University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00122A

This degree is designed to make you confident, skilled and adaptable in today’s creative industries - where writing and editing are essential skills, and so are creativity, communication, and critical thinking. Along with leading genres like fiction, screen, and digital writing, you’ll become an adaptable writer by learning the skills to adjust to a constantly changing industry, spending deep time with your creative work, making new experiments, and gaining a diversity of knowledges. Your flair for creative expression will be complemented by becoming proficient in the business side of writing, allowing you to understand the publishing process as well as learn the skills required to become a freelance writer, collaborator or creative entrepreneur, working in events and digital media.With a strong emphasis on industry connections, you will develop a large network of relationships throughout the degree, maximising your opportunities to gain employment upon graduation, and building a lifelong network of creative peers.

Standard entry requirements

You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent qualification).

Study pathways

Graduates of these programs may be eligible for exemptions: Associate Degree in Professional Writing and Editing; Advanced Diploma of Screenwriting.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
City International: $103,680 No
  • Full-time : 3 years
City International: $109,440 No
  • Full-time : 3 years

Further information

The type of careers this qualification leads to may include writer, editor, publisher, events/festival manager with writing focus, screenwriter, screen producer.

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