CREATEC collaborates with the community, government and industry to provide innovative research solutions and knowledge transfer that helps solve real-world problems.
CREATEC also raises the research profile of ECU within the media, communications, technology and creative industries to local community, government and industry groups. The focus is collaborative research through seven themed research groups.
Our current research projects include;
Have you ever wondered what Perth was like before it was a city? A new exhibition at the Perth Town Hall is set to tell the tale of Perth’s swampy past.
CREATEC is hosting the Research Journeys in Communications and Arts: Postgraduate and Honours Colloquium.
CREATEC is putting the call out for papers for 'The Language of Plants: Science, Philosophy, Literature and Cinema' (forthcoming, 2015).
CREATEC continuously seeks to create new alliances with a wide range of industry, community and government groups. Past and present alliances have proven to be mutually beneficial and for the wider common good.
CREATEC currently holds alliances with the following enterprises:
Dr David Robinson will present "Gramsci in Africa: The Relevance of Gramscian Concepts for Mozambican History at the CREATEC Lunchtime Seminar Series. Event: Wednesday, 1 October
Dr Junko Iwasaki will present "The process and rate of second language (L2) acquisition by child and adult learners: A case of Japanese morphology" at the CREATEC Lunchtime Seminar Series.Event: Wednesday, 10 September
Dr Ryan Reynolds will present "Gap Filler: a DIY creative movement in Christchurch" at the CREATEC Lunchtime Seminar Series.Event: Wednesday, 3 September