Course Title: Research and apply concepts and theories of creativity

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6087

Course Title: Research and apply concepts and theories of creativity

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 20.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2013,
Term2 2011,
Term2 2012,
Term2 2013

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course introduces students to the skills required to undertake research into different concepts and theories of creativity, and to apply those to a particular field of endeavour.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFCRT07A Research and apply concepts and theories of creativity


1. Research concepts and theories of creativity

2. Apply theories of creativity to practice

3. Develop, articulate and debate own perspectives
theories and practices of creativity

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will involve practical exercises, knowledge assessment tasks and practical group projects.