Bachelor of Creative Arts

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Unit set code

MJ-A317004 (major)


Gain expertise, practical experience, and develop professional skills in the rapidly changing industry of publishing. The emphasis in this major is the achievement of professional standards in publishing. After undertaking introductory units on professional writing, publishing, and design, you will gain experience in editing, feature writing and writing for young people, and the process of digital publication.

Career outcomes

  • Publishing
  • Editing
  • Education
  • Research
  • Copywriting and technical writing
  • Performing Arts


To complete a Major sequence in Publishing complete the eight (8) units as specified below

ADD105Design Fundamentals

AIX117Professional Writing for Work

ACC213Dilemmas, Defamation, Deception and Disinformation

ALJ216Feature Writing

ALW204Publishing Fundamentals

ALW205The Role of the Editor

ALW352Writing and Publishing for Young People

ALW396Producing Digital Anthologies: From Concept to Publication

Note: Incompatible with the Professional Writing minor sequence

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