Course details

CRICOS course code: 052327B

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


For international students interested in a broadly-based program that integrates the study of selected units in the areas of studio-based art, graphic design or history and theory of art and design combined with relevant communication and business skills.


The course assists students to prepare for a career in the visual arts and design industries.

Further study

A UniAccess-International student who successfully completes eight units specified by a UniAccess program may either leave with a Diploma qualification or continue their studies with a place in the Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design course.

Students with a Student Visa will need to complete the program in minimum duration, study at least one subject on-campus each semester and must not undertake more than 33% of the program online.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
24,824 Per Year
Read moreUnit fee: 3,103
Expected Jul 2023 1 year
Full time
Melbourne Campus
115 Victoria Parade
Melbourne Victoria 3065

Entry criteria

There are essential components of a course or unit that demonstrate the capabilities, knowledge and skills to achieve the core learning outcomes of that course or unit. You will need to be able to meet these inherent requirements to complete your course.

International English Language Testing System (IELTS): Overall score: 6.0; Individual score of 5.5 in all tests

Pearson Test of English (PTE): 50 with a minimum of 42 in all four communicative skills

Test of English as a Foreign Language - Academic (TOEFL): Internet based total of 60: minimum 18 in writing, 8 in reading, 16 in speaking and 7 in listening

ACU English Language Test: C (60-64%)

Cambridge Advanced English (CAE): Overall CAE score: 169; Individual score of at least 162 in all tests


Australian Catholic University
North Sydney Campus
40 Edward Street
Sydney New South Wales 2060
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