Australian College of Business and Technology

Diploma in Communications and Creative Industries

This program focuses on both theoretical and practical dimensions of communications and creativity. It provides introductory level units in which you will acquire the fundamental skills that are essential to the program and your future career.
The program consists of 8 units of study and can be completed over 2 or 3 trimesters. 
Students who successfully complete 4 units under the ACBT Diploma program will receive Advanced Standing in the ECC Diploma of Communications & Creative Industries Program – Year 2 (CRICOS Code 092033G).
Students also have the possibility of receiving up to 8 units (120 credit points) advanced standing, the equivalent of the first year, in the respective bachelor’s degree at ECU.
A minimum of 50% pass in all units is required for progression to ECU.


Year Sri Lankan Students
2023 LKR 86,000/- per unit



  • SAH1100: Communicating Ideas
  • SAH1150: Creativity
  • SAH1200: Media and Culture
  • SAH1250: Storytelling and Meaning
  • PAC1100: Professional and Academic Communication
  • SBL1300: Business Environment and Markets
  • SBL1600:  Business Identity and Protocols
  • MKT1600: Marketing Principles and Practices

Entry into 2nd year of

Students can also enter into many universities in Australia or Navitas-partnered Universities for the 2nd year in related majors such as Fashion, Games and Interactive Design, Visual and Spatial Design, Broadcasting and Digital Journalism, Advertising etc.

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