Box Hill Institute’s (BHI) Creative Industries offer courses in everything from arts, music, fashion design, professional writing, sound and technical production, to dance graphic design, building design or visual arts.
We offer training in current industry practices as well as the opportunities to develop your full creative potential. Our progressive range of courses from Certificates to Degrees allow you to start your learning at a level that suits you. Our degrees offer unparalleled combination of applied learning with teaching that focuses on nurturing creativity and innovation.
Interested in a business career within the music industry? Our unique courses give you the opportunity to specialise for industry employment. Box Hill Institute is the first TAFE in Australia to offer a Masters Degree with our Master of International Music Business and Master of Music (Contemporary Practice).
This hands-on approach has produced excellent results for our students.
Benjamin Huang studied for a Bachelor of Applied Music – Composition and won last year’s Tropscore, Australia’s largest film score competition and the sister competition to short film festival Tropfest.
Will Evans, Lucas Doppler and Louis Papantos are music business students who started their own record label, ZERO through NINE Records and have released music from artists such as Japanese Wallpaper, Leaks and Lower Spectrum. As Ben O’Hara – Head of Music Business (Higher Education) at BHI says, the course is designed to offer practical skills and is taught by music industry experts, so the students finish with a rounded knowledge of the music industry and substantial contact list and great music industry internships.
If ‘glad rags’ are your thing, our fashion courses cover design, technology, production and business studies to develop your technical skills in fashion with a core of creativity and innovation.
Jennifer Ho was selected for the Melbourne Spring Fashion Week emerging designer parade in 2014 after completing the Advanced Diploma of Applied Fashion Design & Technology course and is now working in industry.
So whatever creative approach you wish to take, on whatever path, Box Hill Institute has the expertise and experience to help you get the real world skills for real world results.