The Faculty offers undergraduate, graduate and short-course programs creating an atmosphere of critical confidence and creative risk taking, as well as high expectations in development of skill and facility. This fusion of immersive training and critical investigation provides our students with the capacity to present inventive collaborations and high individual achievement.
Study at the Victorian College of the Arts
The Victorian College of the Arts offers a suite of undergraduate and graduate study options in visual art, film and television, animation, screenwriting, dance, theatre, production and design, music theatre, and more. It is also home to the Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development. Situated in the heart of Melbourne's Arts Precinct, classes are taught in specialist facilities and a collaborative, professionally-focused environment.
Study at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music
The Melbourne Conservatorium of Music offers world-class tertiary music education at undergraduate and graduate level with the most comprehensive range of music courses in Australia, including music performance, composition, interactive composition, jazz and improvisation, musicology, ethnomusicology, conducting, music therapy, music psychology, performance science, music performance teaching, and more.
Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development
The Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development connects Indigenous visual, design and performing artists with a pathway to their future in the arts. Situated in the heart of Melbourne's Arts precinct, the Wilin Centre fosters innovation in the research, development, advocacy and presentation of Indigenous arts and cultural practice.
Other Study Options
Breadth studies at the VCA and Conservatorium offer students from a variety of backgrounds the opportunity to continue their interest in the arts or develop new skills and passions alongside their other tertiary studies.
The Faculty is a stimulating destination creative arts research. Our programs are both scholarly and studio/ performance-based, providing opportunities for in-depth study in your chosen discipline as well as interdisciplinary and collaborative practice.
Short courses are designed to build confidence, develop skills and enhance learning in a supportive studio environment. An extensive range of short courses in other creative disciplines are via both the VCA and Conservatorium.
Our corporate education programs are designed to help your business leverage the creative process for competitive advantage. We will show your team how to thrive in an environment of experimentation, self-assessment and creativity.
Resources for students
Information about applications, auditions, Indigenous and international student services, scholarships, awards and single subject study.
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