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Graduate Certificate of Communications

Area of Specialisation In Media and Cultural Studies

Introduces students to the ways in which the media are organised, the social position and power they have and the ways they communicate to audiences.

Also introduces students to a significant range of contemporary theoretical and critical approaches used to analyse media texts, media technologies and their position in the world today.

Trains students to think critically and to communicate effectively.

Related careers

Media Officer, Media Commentator

Area of Specialisation structure

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The Graduate Certificate of Communications (Media Studies) introduces students to the ways in which the Media are organised, the social position and power they have and the ways they communicate to audiences. It also introduces students to a significant range of contemporary theoretical and critical approaches used to analyse media texts, media technologies and their position in the world today. It trains students to think critically and to communicate effectively.



UnitDescription Points
CMM4215Cultural Matrix 15
Plus 45 credit points selected from:
CCA4100Visual Culture and Subversive Ideas 15
CCA4101Environmental Humanities 15
CMM4105Global Communications 15
CMM4108Independent Study 15
CMM4118Case Studies in Communications 2 15
CMM4119Case Studies in Communications 15
CMM4123Media and Social Context 15
CMM4124Media and Nation 15
CMM4125Popular Music and Culture 15
CMM4131Reading Media Texts 15
CMM4202Culture and the Internet 15
MST4150Media in Asia 15
MST4151Media and Identity 15
 

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