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Communication (with specialisations)

18 months
24400 AUD/year
22000 AUD/year
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Establish yourself as a dynamic professional communicator with Charles Sturt University's Master of Communication (with specialisations). Develop your knowledge of contemporary communication practice and theory, including multi-platform communication and digital media, or build your skills in public relations.  


The Communication (with specialisations) program from Charles Sturt University positions you as a leader in the rapidly evolving landscape of communication practice. This course is ideal if you're working in or aspiring to work in and media, organisational communication, advertising, public relations or corporate communication.

Choose a pre-designed specialisation or your own elective series, to tailor your degree towards a career goal or explore an area that fascinates you.

With a strong practical focus, this degree includes assessments that enable you to undertake projects of significance to your workplace or industry. In your final subject, you'll produce a research dissertation or major industry project geared towards your career interests.  

This degree is delivered online, allowing you to fit study around your work, family and lifestyle commitments. The classroom comes to you through a range of online study materials, forums and communication tools.

This degree is delivered by academics with a broad range of industry experience. They will share their knowledge to help you make the most of the opportunities in today's – and tomorrow's – workplace.

Career opportunities

Whether you currently work as a professional communicator or you aspire to do so, completion of the Master of Communication will ensure you stand out in a competitive job market. If you are already working in a professional communication context, this qualification will boost your prospects of entering leadership and management roles. This degree also provides a foundation for the pursuit of further research, such as a PhD, if you complete an academic dissertation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Marketing Management
  • Digital and Social Media Marketing
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Global Marketing
  • Integrated Marketing Communications  
  • Social and Environmental Marketing
  • Big Data and Marketing Analytics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 00005F 

  • Successful completion of a Bachelor’s Degree or above (or AQF equivalent) in Communication or related discipline with a GPA of 5 (credit average) or above, OR
  • Successful completion of a Graduate Certificate or above (or AQF equivalent)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24400 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    22000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 AUD per year during 18 months.


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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