Course Details


Graduate Certificate

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Study Mode


Course Location

Australian Capital Territory

Applications Close

Jan 21, 2022

Course Starts

Feb 7, 2022

compton School

Graduate Certificate in Creative Business

A course for busy creative professionals to learn how to start or expand your creative business.

Learn the fundamentals of starting, growing, funding and managing a creative business.

With a group of your creative peers, you will take part in case studies and group assignments, learning from each other and expanding your creative network.

With the help of Compton’s Creative Fellows, you will develop your own creative business plan.
This will be the touchstone of the course, to which all the teaching will contribute.

Creative Fellows that you will be mentored by including Sue Maslin (The Dressmaker), Piers Grove (Betoota Advocate), Chloe Rickard (Wakefield), Denise Eriksen (Media Mentors), Kylee Ingram (digital/screen entrepreneur), and Dr Chris Stevens (creative psychologist).

By the end of the year, you will have –
• An actionable creative business plan, ready to implement.

• A deep understanding of the key business disciplines including financial analysis, business planning and strategic choice.

• A network of true peers on which to draw in your future creative projects and business ventures.

• A postgraduate business qualification from one of Australia’s leading universities.

The course is brought to you by Compton School in partnership with the University of Canberra, one of Australia’s Top 10 Universities.

The course will be delivered through a combination of online lectures and tutorials and face-to-face workshops (COVID permitting) in Canberra, Sydney and Melbourne.

The course is fully accredited, and eligible for Government FEE-HELP.

A $500 early-bird discount applies to enrolments received before 31/12/2021.

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