Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Fine Arts - Visual Arts

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

This combined program opens up a wide range of creative and business careers. Students graduate not only with advanced technical and creative skills but also with highly developed business knowledge. In the business component students complete a set of core units to gain a broad-based introduction to business principles and complement these studies with a business major. The visual arts component incorporates an open-studio environment which allows students to practice art across a range of media including video, photography, installation, performance and printmaking, as well as painting, drawing and sculpture. They will study art history and theory units to support their studio practice and are introduced to modern, post-modern and contemporary art.

Course Fee:


International: $139,500

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; Assumed knowledge: English (4,SA); and for Accountancy, Economics, Finance, Financial planning and Marketing majors: Maths A, B or C (4,SA); successful portfolio and interview.

Structure:

384 credit points (32 units). Business component: 192 credit points (16 units); 8 core units and 8 major units. Fine Arts component: 192 credit points (16 units); 2 core units and a Visual Arts major (14 units). Students undertake the two components of the double degree concurrently.

Subjects you can Study:

Accounting; Advertising; Economics; Finance; Financial planning; Human resource management; International business; Management; Marketing; Public relations; Visual arts.

Study Pathways:

Bachelor of Business (Honours), Master of Teaching (Secondary) or Master of Philosophy is available. Students may be eligible for advanced standing for previous study/experience.

Further information:

QUT offers a range of scholarships that provide real support for commencing and continuing students. Individual faculties also offer support through prizes, awards and bursaries that reward and encourage student effort through the generous support of individuals, industry and government sponsors.

Recognition:

Subject to choice of Business major and units: CPA Australia; Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and Institute of Public Accountants. Account Planning Group Australia, the Australasian Writers and Art Directors Association, the Australian Direct Marketing Association, the Communications Council, Youngbloods and nGen. Economics Society of Australia. Financial Services Institute of Australasia. Australian Human Resources Institute, Society of Human Resource Management (USA), Australian Institute of Management and the Australian Institute of Training and Development. Australian Institute of Export, the Logistics Association of Australia and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply. Australian Marketing Institute, the Market Research Society of Australia, the Australian Institute of Management, the American Marketing Association, Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Australian Institute of Export. Public Relations Institute of Australia. Financial Planning Association.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kelvin Grove No info No Full time 4 years
Gardens Point No info No Full time 4 years

Why study with us?

QUT lecturers are industry leaders who will link you to your chosen profession through real experiences and contacts.

Many of our courses offer you the flexibility to expand your knowledge into fields that your degree doesn’t traditionally explore—making study more stimulating and preparing you for a more agile future. You can also choose from an extensive range of double degrees for a competitive advantage that gives you greater variety in your study and career, plus opportunities and networks across two fields. There are also options to study online or undertake a short professional development course through QUTeX to apply quickly in your career.

Be career ready

You will gain experience in labs, studios and clinics, work on real projects as part of your course, and have opportunities to undertake course-related work with industry partners. We are ranked in the top 50 in the world for employer-student connections*.

Lay the groundwork for your entrepreneurial future at QUT. Students are empowered to realise great ideas, launch start-ups and social enterprises. In fact, more founders of start-ups have studied at QUT than any other Queensland university**.

In an increasingly global economy, you can be confident that your QUT qualification will be well regarded. We are ranked in the world’s top 250 universities***.

City-based campuses

Our campuses are located in central Brisbane and offer outstanding facilities including the award-winning Science and Engineering Precinct at Gardens Point campus, as well as a dedicated Creative Industries Precinct and new Education Precinct at Kelvin Grove campus.

 

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* QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019.

**Startup Muster Report 2018.

***QS World University Rankings 2019.

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