CCI305 Communication and Creative Industries Project 3 (16)

This subject consolidates the students learning over their (secondary specialisation) course of study and provides a foundation for life-long learning. It is organized around thematic project labs which develop professional-standard practice. Students will reflect critically on personal and professional roles and challenges, including the value of cultural diversity in communication and creative industries.

Subject Outlines
Current CSU students can view Subject Outlines for recent sessions. Please note that Subject Outlines and assessment tasks are updated each session.

No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Communication and Creative Industries

Assumed Knowledge

This subject assumes that students are highly proficient and independent communication and creative industries practitioners with a minimum of two years practice/study.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to complete a complex project to professional standards for external/professional-clients/commissioners/audiences;
  • be able to work independently and as effective collaborative practitioners;
  • be able to critically appraise and justify their disciplinarity, interdisciplinarity and transdisciplinarity;
  • be able apply their individual communication and creative practice in any of a number of research-led thematic domains;
  • be able to critically reflect on professional issues in communication and creative industries including cultural diversity towards evidenced capacity as a change-maker; and
  • be able to critique both their own work and that of their peers.


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • Researching and managing complex transdisicplinary projects from planning to evaluation
  • Professional behaviours, project management and critical reflection on roles in groups
  • Producing a body of work to specific briefs and external demands
  • Principles of reflective practice and life-long learning
  • Cultural diversity in global communication and creative industries
  • Thematic Domains: The Digital Innovation Lab
  • Thematic Domains: The Performance Futures Lab
  • Thematic Domains: The Ecocritical Practices Lab
  • Thematic Domains: The Speculative Fictions Lab
  • Thematic Domains: The Creative Regions Lab
  • Thematic Domains: The Media Studies Lab
  • Thematic Domains: Emergent labs/themes as appropriate


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.