24 months
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33720 AUD/year
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About

The world of media and communication is changing at breakneck speed. Get one step ahead of the change with Master of Media and Communication at Swinburne University of Technology.

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Overview

In this course, theory meets practice. During the Master of Media and Communication at Swinburne University of Technology  you’ll gain a range of media production skills and the digital technology, professional development, research and project management skills that can take your career to the next level. 

Choose to specialise in media practice, strategic communication or social media management. Plus, build your relationships with industry and external stakeholders before you graduate with an industry-based media project. Graduate ready to move up, or across, into a career in public relations, media and communications, journalism, publishing, broadcasting, production, radio, research or web development.

Career opportunities

The Master of Media and Communication provides students with a broad range of theoretical and practical skills in media production. Students are equipped with a range of digital technology, professional development and project management skills that are applicable to diverse media organisations or independent media project work. Students have a choice of specialisations as well as the opportunity to work on a substantial industry-based media project that builds relationships with industry and external stakeholders.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media Industries
  • Media Ecologies 
  • Engaging Audiences
  • Digital Cultures: Aesthetics, Markets, Industries
  • Social Media Analytics
  • Data Research and Visualisation
  • Media Industry Experience

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

200 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

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

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Starting from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Swinburne University of Technology and/or in Australia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code 093362D

Standard entry
  • A recognised three-year Bachelor degree with a minimum average score of 60 per cent; or
  • Completion of the Postgraduate Qualifying Program (International Applicants only) with a minimum average score of 60%.

Satisfactory completion of one of the following:

  • IELTS overall band of 6.5 (Academic Module) with no individual band below 6.0
  • Swinburne’s English for Academic Purposes (EAP 5 Advanced level) with overall 70%, all skills 65%
  • Or equivalent measures available at English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33720 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33720 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25200 AUD per year during 24 months.

14,630 AUD Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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