*** This course has been replaced by the Bachelor of Creative Arts WCART1 from 2018 and applicants should refer to this newly accredited course when applying. Students enrolled in the BCAINM will be able to continue to re-enrol however consideration should always be given to transferring to the latest course version. ***
This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to become designers and developers within the creative industries by allowing them to specialise in Web Development and Design or New Media Design. Additional elective units of study from related areas in Communication Design or Contemporary Music are also encouraged. The course focuses on high-end technologies, software and theories to enable students to become multi-skilled professionals and creative graduates in areas such as animation, video production, communication, interactive design, graphic design, digital media, film, television, gaming, music, sound and web design.
The Bachelor of Creative Arts and Industries (New Media Design) is part of a suite of professional creative courses for the cultural industries available through Charles Darwin University which enables students to also take suites of study from the creative study options in Music, Visual Arts and Communications. Within each of these discipline pathways, there are alternative study plans that allow a student to explore a particular strength. Opportunities to develop and apply creative industries skills and knowledge are facilitated by an emphasis on seeking solutions for a range of real-world projects and challenges.