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Master of Professional Communications

Edith Cowan University

24 months
32300 AUD/year
19750 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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This Master of Professional Communications offered at Edith Cowan University will equip you with the communication skills to unlock the potential of your degree; and to really have an impact.  


Students at Master of Professional Communications offered at Edith Cowan University will upscalee their oral communication techniques, learn how to write for specific audiences and become proficient at analysing digital texts. You’ll also learn best-practice communication strategies to manage interactions between organisations.

As part of the course and to contextualise your learning to your own interests and expertise, you’ll design and execute a Masters project. This will be a guided independent study that emphasises a process of inquiry, analysis, and synthesis of communications theory and practice to your own discipline. 

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Apply cognitive, technical and creative skills to investigate, evaluate and synthesise complex concepts in authentic situations.
  • Apply communication and collaboration skills to produce contributions to professional practice.
  • Reflect critically on a complex body of knowledge, research principles and methods to demonstrate mastery of Communications principles.
  • Use high level self management skills to plan and execute a substantial project.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Effective Communication in Professional Contexts
  • Media and Society in a Globalised World
  • Advertising and Brand Awareness
  • Methods of Inquiry 
  • Journalism in the New Media: Converged Environment
  • Public Relations Strategies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We recommend you apply as soon as you can. It's best to receive an offer as early as possible so you can prepare for orientation and semester start.


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 083661J  

  • If you've successfully completed units at an Australian, Canadian, American or UK university provider, you may meet English competency standards. Your academic transcript will need to be assessed by us.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32300 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32300 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    19750 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19750 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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