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Curtin College (Navitas)

Bentley , Western Australia ,Australia

Diploma of Arts & Creative Industries (Stage 1) Communications, Design & Arts

Culminating in a Bachelor of Design, a Bachelor of Communications, a Bachelor of Creative Arts or a Bachelor of Arts (Humanities) from Curtin University, the Diploma of Art and Creative Industries is your pathway to Design, Fashion, Social Sciences and Communications.

The Diploma of Art and Creative Industries and the Degrees that it provides a pathway to encourage creativity, versatility and strong visual presentation and communication. This flexible, dynamic diploma allows you to tailor your studies to suit your personal interests and goals, be they in the rapidly expanding world of media and corporate communication, the industry, commerce, education and government sector, or the creative vision of a design agency.

Leading to:
Bachelor of Arts (Humanities)
Anthropology & Sociology
Creative Writing
International Relations
Literary & Cultural Studies
Professional Writing and Publishing
Bachelor of Communications
Mass Communications, majoring in:
Corporate Screen Production
Marketing and Public Relations
Web media and Journalism
Bachelor of Creative Arts
Fine Art
Screen Art
Theatre Arts
Bachelor of Design
Animation and Game Design
Creative Advertising & Graphic Design
Digital Design
Digital Experience and Interaction

Students must complete four to five core units and three to four elective units:

Core Units
Academic Research & Writing
Academic Communication Skills
Design Skills (Design & Art only)
Information & Media Technologies
Introduction to Design Computing (Design & Art only)
Media, Culture & Communication (Social Sciences & Mass Communications only)
Elective Units
Design Skills
Essential Mathematics
Human Biology
Introduction to Design Computing
Media, Culture & Communication
Project Management
Technical Mathematics

Campus Information


Building 205, Curtin Bentley Campus, Kent Street, Bentley WA 6102, Australia


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Application Processing Time in Days: 20

Application Process

More Information Required
10 Days
Possible Interview Call from Institution
10 Days
Provisional / Unconditional offer
20 Days
Visa Process
30 Days

Minimum English Language Requirements

English Level Description IELTS (1.0 -9.0) TOEFL IBT (0-120) TOEFL CBT (0-300) PTE (10-90)
Expert 9 120 297-300 86-90
Very Good 8.5 115-119 280-293 83-86
Very Good 8 110-114 270-280 79-83
Good 7.5 102-109 253-267 73-79
Good 7 94-101 240-253 65-73
Competent 6.5 79-93 213-233 58-65
Competent 6 60-78 170-210 50-58
Modest 5.5 46-59 133-210 43-50
Modest 5 35-45 107-133 36-43
Limited 4 32-34 97-103 30-36
Extremely Limited < 4 < 31 < 93 < 30

Job Opportunity Potential

UniHub is an online patform service that allows organisations to advertise their employment opportunities and events to our current students and alumni.

Careers include:
Fashion Designer
Game Designer
Graphic Designer
Marketing Manager
Professional Writer
Public Relations Manager

PSW Opportunity


Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria

General Certificate of Education (GCE)
  • GCE O-Level with 4 passes
  • Minimum of 2 points from 2 GCE A?Level OR 1 point from 1 GCE A?Level and 2 points from GCE AS Level
International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • Completion of Year 1 Diploma with at least 18 points (minimum of 4 subjects)
  • Minimum of 20 points over 6 IB units in one sitting
India 10+2 with 55% 10+2 with 55% from 4 academic subjects
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 5.5 (no band below 5.0)
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT 54 (R7, L6, S15, W17)
General Certificate of Education (GCE) O-level / SPM 1119 C
(GCE) AS-Level English C grade or better
(GCE) A-Level English E grade or better
Pearson Test of English - Academic (PTE-A) 42 (no score below 36)
Pearson Versant English Placement Test 50 (no score below 46

  • Course Code: 087938G
  • Course Type: Full Time
  • Course Level: Under Graduate Diploma or Certificate
  • Duration: 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee: 24600 AUD
    Annual Cost of Living: 24700 AUD
    Application Fee: N/A
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