Welcome to the Faculty of Education and Arts, home to one of Australia's leading education providers along with the nations leading performing arts school. Whether you want to be an educator, a performer or artist we can provide you with the technique, tools and training required to secure you a job. We pride ourselves on our continual engagement with the education and arts community providing our students with invaluable industry opportunities, gaining the practical 'hands on' skills that ECU is so well known for. Our advanced facilities allow you to apply your newfound knowledge immediately, giving you the extra edge and confidence needed when you go out into the work force.
With a diverse range of courses, we can guide and support you in your creative growth. Listed below are the study areas offered by the faculty:
Australia's peak health and medical research funding body has appointed Kurongkurl Katitjin’s Dr Daniel McAullay to its newly announced Australian Health Ethics Committee and Research Committee.
Curators have sifted through more than 150 outstanding entries from more than 30 WA schools to identify the student art works to show at the Young Originals art exhibition at Edith Cowan University (ECU).
An exhibition by Luke Aleksandrow at Spectrum Project Space invites the audience to consider the presence of silence in everyday life.
"Throughout my three years at WAAPA I’ve learnt numerous techniques that have helped in my professional life as a freelance visual artist."
ECU Props and Scenery graduate
"WAAPA taught me the tricks of the trade that enabled me to pursue my love of theatre."
Certificate IV in Theatre (Aboriginal) graduate
We are dedicated to providing quality research that encourages interaction with the wider community and contributes to benefiting our society. Encompassing staff and students from around the globe, we celebrate the diversity of perspectives and creativity that this brings.
Our current research projects include;