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What you will learn
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In a complex and evolving world, creativity and innovative thinking are more valued than ever.
This Melbourne MicroCert is valuable for any leader or professional who wants strategies to generate new ideas and respond more creatively to problems.
Gain strategies and tools for idea generation
Demystify the creative process and build confidence in your own creative thinking. Learn how creative professionals consistently generate fresh ideas and how to identify environments conducive to creativity.
Practice flexible and adaptive thinking by experimenting with different media
You'll be guided to draw upon your own lived experience and develop a portfolio of creative work using film, soundscapes, performance, written journals or visual narratives that explore your professional identity.
Sustain your creative thinking
You will learn to innovate independently and within a group and gain the tools to foster your own sustained creativity. Develop models for safe creative thinking and practices.
Who you will learn from
Learn from skilled academic and professional experts who will share invaluable knowledge you can use in your job.
Academic Program Director (Creative Industries and Design)
Melissa has an active creative practice and a background in creative and performing arts pedagogy and curriculum design. She is former Executive Director, Learning and Teaching at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA).
Wendy J Thompson
Creative Practitioner, Director, Screenwriter, Casting Director, Playwright and Educator
Wendy J Thompson is a Creative Practitioner, Producer, Director, Screenwriter, Educator, Leader and Playwright with a wealth of creative and performing arts expertise and real-world experience. She has produced a number of award-winning films through her company Sirius Films; served as a board member for the Australian Directors Guild; and, over the past two decades, worked at Australia’s premiere screen academy, The Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) in various capacities as Ca
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To take Generating Creativity as a stand-alone Melbourne MicroCert, you'll pay the normal course price.
$990.00 AUD (inc GST)
Please contact Student Support to discuss discounts and payment options for University of Melbourne staff or alumni, or to pay by invoice.
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