An Australian first, The Faculty of Transdisciplinary Innovation (FTDi) offers degrees that encompass high-level critical and creative thinking, problem solving, data and digital technologies, invention, complexity, innovation, future scenario building and entrepreneurship.
Degrees like no others
Become a lifelong innovator, entrepreneur, creative practitioner, technology thinker and change-maker. Designed for radical and curious thinkers the FTDi degrees will push the boundaries of your creative transdisciplinary thinking.
Learn to collaborate and innovate
Benefit from collaborative learning with multiple perspectives from a number of diverse fields. Integrate a world of industry experiences, real-world projects and self-initiated proposals to address complex challenges and untapped opportunities.
Get the critical competencies for the digital age
Courses are based on extensive research into the future economy and consultation with industry ensuring that students gain the adaptability, resilience and entrepreneurial spirit they need to thrive. With futurists predicting that 50% of the jobs in in 2030 don’t exist yet and with employment trends already changing, the FTDi degrees are a direct response to industry demand for graduates working at the intersection of technology, creativity and innovation.
Accelerate your learning
Flexible options for learning about creativity, technology and innovation, either as a standalone degree, combined degree or alongside another. Be prepared for one of a kind challenging experiences for future innovators.
Gain real world experience
Work alongside seasoned professionals from a wide variety of industries and take advantage of working with real clients, tackling real briefs in real time. Students will complete an internship in the final year of your BCII degree, or in the second year of your BTi degree to launch your professional career.
Drive Industry and social change
Engage with social practices, team-based conceptual thinking and emerging technologies to discover rare skills and mindsets. Go beyond the design-thinking and design-led-innovation to drive industry and social change.
Get hands-on experience with current and emerging technologies, and apply your creative and technology skills to problem solving challenges. Be part of a creative and innovative lab learning environment with organised think-tanks, hackathons and hot-housing days. Experiment with creative methods and practices from across the disciplines.