Master of Arts (Creative Enterprise)
Course summary for current students
2015 course information
|Award granted||Master of Arts (Creative Enterprise)|
|Duration||1 year full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Deakin course code||A758|
Course version for continuing students who enrolled prior to 2013.
The Master of Arts (Creative Enterprise) provides intensive training in developing a new creative venture, including business and strategic planning in the creative industries, alongside creative practice and development in writing, publishing, new media, performance and/or film. It culminates in the development of a start-up creative enterprise or production outcomes for a project.
Students may undertake the Master of Arts (Creative Enterprise) (8 credit points) in part time or full time mode. The course builds on core units of Arts Audiences, Arts/Media Law and New Ventures, with the option of an elective in areas such as photography, dance, events/working in creative teams and fundraising. It culminates in developing the project in a studio-based incubator environment. Every student will bring to the course a creative idea, concept or project that is to be developed through learning, practice and mentoring in enterprise skills and creative production in a studio-based incubator environment. Industry practitioners and professionals will act as mentors to the 'classroom as incubator'.
The Master of Arts (Creative Enterprise) is a unique course, offering local creative practitioners a lifelong investment in their entrepreneurial and economic future. It also meets a growing international student demand for transferring education in the creative arts to a creative business.
Fees and charges
Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.
Please be aware:
- Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
- Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
- Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services
To qualify for the award of Master of Arts (Creative Enterprise) a student must successfully complete 8 credit points of study from the units listed below:
|ACA715||Creative Enterprise Project (Formerly ALR715)|
|ACC717||Law, Media and Communication (Formerly ALJ724)|
Select 1 elective from:
|MMM793||Managing Cultural Projects and Events|
|MMM799||Arts Fundraising and Sponsorship|
Students who enrolled prior to 2009 to contact the course director to discuss unit selection options.