Creative Arts and Media

Courses and Study Study areas Creative Arts and Media

James Cook University (JCU) offers courses in new media arts, innovation, music, sound and moving image, photomedia, media design, and the visual arts through our Creative Media degrees.

Our courses combine creative thinking and studio work, individual and group projects, lectures, seminars, and fieldwork. A fourth year Honours program is available to students who seek to undertake an in-depth research project. Postgraduate opportunities are also available.

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Explore your options by browsing our range of diploma, bachelor and post graduate courses.


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Jasmine studies Creative Arts and Media at James Cook University.

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Course guide

Course guide

Provides an overview of all the undergraduate courses available at JCU. You'll also find information about on-campus accommodation, campus life, student support, pathway options and more.

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Campus tour

Guided tours are a fantastic way to get a general overview of the campus, main lecture theatres, the library and other facilities. You’ll also get the chance to talk to future and current students.

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