Creative arts

Creative ArtsWhy study Creative arts?

If you are an undergraduate student with a strong academic record, Honours in Cinema Studies, English, Media: screen + sound, media studies or Theatre and Drama gives you the opportunity to pursue a year long program of study (two years part-time) which combines coursework and research in a specialised area of knowledge. You can also elect to undertake a combined Honours year and gain expertise in two areas of study for a broad-ranging qualification. The Honours program will prepare you for further academic study or for work in specific fields and industries involving creative writing, screenwriting, writing for the media and theatre production, as other arts related occupations in fields such as media arts -screen and sound, theatre and performance and teaching. Complete the Honours program with a high overall grade to qualify for entry into the Masters by Research program, or, in cases of high achievement, direct entry into the PhD program.

Career opportunities

Publishing and editing, writing, arts criticism, scriptwriting and performance, as well as in other arts-related occupations in fields such as film, media, theatre, and teaching.

Course information

Local students

Structure

Coursework

See English, Media: screen + sound or Theatre and Drama Honours pages for structure.

Entry requirements

If you are interested in undertaking an honours year in Creative Arts.  See English, Media: screen + sound or Theatre and Drama Honours pages for Entry Requirements.

How to apply

Discuss ideas for a thesis topic with your lecturers and tutors, secure the agreement of a supervisor and then apply online.

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International students

Structure

Coursework

See English, Media Studies or Theatre and Drama Honours pages for structure.

Entry requirements

If you are interested in undertaking an honours year in Creative Arts.  See English, Media Studies or Theatre and Drama Honours pages for Entry Requirements.

How to apply

Discuss ideas for a thesis topic with your lecturers and tutors, secure the agreement of a supervisor and then apply online.

Apply Now

Related study options

Didn't find a suitable course? You could also try these study options:

Your study experience

Student and graduate profiles

Students of the College talk about their experience at La Trobe.

About the academic staff

You'll get to meet a large number of academics during your course, from tutors through to lecturers. You can view all the staff from the School of Humanities and Social Sciences or focus on staff in creative arts and screen studies.

Creative arts events:

A continuous flow of fairly aimless movement

Art exhibition by La Trobe School of Creative Arts