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Our courses offer the right balance of practical knowledge and academic excellence and a wide range of study options.
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Commonwealth supported: AUD $6,621.00
Domestic fee paying: AUD $19,100.00
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Under this arrangement, the Australian Government contributes towards your tuition fees and you are responsible for the remaining tuition fees, called your 'student contribution'.
You are eligible to be Commonwealth Supported if you are studying:
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Domestic tuition fees (unsubsidised full fee amount) will be applicable to you if you are not eligible for a Commonwealth Supported Place.
Domestic tuition fees also apply to non-award courses (courses or programs that do not lead to a higher education award, but are studied for general interest, professional purposes, or to gain entry to a degree program through an alternative pathway). More about non-award courses.
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This course focuses on developing a wide range of professional and communication skills through a hands on approach to traditional and new media.
It will provide students with skills in research and writing, as well as critical and creative thinking. Practice and theory go hand in hand in this course, and inform each other across all of the available specialisations. As well as giving students the knowledge needed to succeed in a dynamic communication and cultural environment, the course gives students the skills to adapt and thrive in facing and responding to challenges in a range of communication and cultural fields.
Graduates from this course have the opportunity to gain exciting employment opportunities within corporate and government sectors and our global media industries.
Students can select their major from the following disciplines:
- Creative Services
- Media, Culture & Mass Communications
- Public Relations
This course is Commonwealth Government Supported for eligible students.
The Public Relations major is accredited by the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA).
The Advertising major is accredited by the International Advertising Association (IAA).
This course will become progressively available online from 2014 onwards. Students commencing study in this course and who are eligible for advanced standing, may be required to complete units on campus.
Advertising Executive, Copywriter, Media Consultant, Broadcaster, Presenter, Journalist, Producer, PR Consultant, Public Relations Manager, Communications Officer Advertising Coordinator, Advertising Manager, Media Buyer, Press Officer, Media Critic, Media Commentator, Online Reporter, Press Secretary, Artistic Director, Designer, Researcher, Writer, Marketing Officer
Students interested in progressing further in this area can elect to study the Bachelor of Communications Honours.
Arts / Communications double degree also available in this discipline.
This course is available for on-campus study by students with an International student visa.