Acting and Drama

If you are passionate about performance, love entertaining and enjoy using your imagination to create, studying acting and drama at CQUniversity will set the stage for an inspiring and rewarding career.

With our innovative Bachelor of Creative Arts (Acting), you can combine a major in acting with a broader understanding of the creative industries. You will develop your stage skills through a series of theoretical and hands-on studies, including industry seminars and practical studios. You may also choose a minor or general electives from a variety of undergraduate options.

The Bachelor of Theatre (Drama) focusses on core studies within a performance-integrated structure, followed by the specialisation of drama or musical theatre in remaining years. Whether you choose a career in performance or prefer to take the teaching route, you will emerge a highly-skilled and motivated creative performer.

Acting and Drama Application and Auditions process

Applying to study an acting and drama course at CQUni is a simple process requiring an application through a Tertiary Admissions Centre (TAC) and an audition. To find out more about how to apply as well as how to register for an audition, audition dates and more, click on the links below.


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  • 3 years full-time, 6 years part-time
  • Level 7: Bachelor Degree
  • Mackay
  • Domestic and International