Students will acquire the ability to conduct independent creative arts research, apply relevant theories to their practice, and develop creative and academic expertise in their chosen discipline.
On successful completion of the Doctor of Creative Arts program from University of Southern Queensland students will be able to:
develop a substantial body of knowledge and make an original contribution to creative arts practice and theory
effectively communicate knowledge of traditional and contemporary arts practice, creative research methods and practice-led research principles
demonstrate expertise as a professional creative artist and practice-led researcher according to international standards
exercise intellectual independence and accountability involving critical and creative thinking in hybrid and/or discipline specific arts practice.
Career outcomesA research degree can offer a competitive industry advantage and graduates can expect enhanced career opportunities in creative arts practice and/or the Arts industry more broadly, and aims to provide professional artists with recognition of both your practice and knowledge.As a creative arts research student, this degree is especially valuable if you are wanting to pursue an academic career, a career in research or an advanced level of professional practice.
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Research Methods in Creative Arts Practice
Professional Creative Arts Practice
Creative Arts Exegesis and Practice
- 36 months
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DisciplinesVisual Arts Film, Photography & Media
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Completion of an Australian university Bachelor degree in Arts with First Class Honours or Second Class Honours (Division A) or equivalent, or a Masters degree (with a research component) in Arts, or equivalent, together with evidence of professional standing as an arts practitioner.
Applicants are advised to also note the following:
Admission by written application and artist portfolio. The application will include a written proposal of 5-8 pages including conceptual framework and research background, central question, significance, and original contribution of project.
Submission of a satisfactory preliminary research proposal, as determined by the Higher Degrees Review and Admissions Committee.
International30240 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 30240 AUD per year during 36 months.
National23920 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23920 AUD per year during 36 months.
- External/Online AUD 30240
Living costs for Toowoomba
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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