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Media and Communications

Macquarie University

12 months
Duration
34000 AUD/year
28800 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Whether you’re an aspiring or experienced media professional, the Media and Communications program at Macquarie University will give you the skills you need to expertly respond to the challenges associated with the changing mediascape, in an ethical context.  

Overview

In an age where social media storytelling, data-driven journalism, user experience considerations and community engagement have replaced traditional one-way journalism, the heart of content creation and dissemination is an exciting place to be.

The Media and Communications program at Macquarie University focuses on digital production, distribution, and audience communication and engagement strategies, as well as on online journalism and media practices. 

Armed with such contemporary knowledge and skills, you’ll accelerate your career in fast-moving contemporary media and communications environments across the world.

Career Opportunities

  • Advertising and PR specialist 
  • Arts and cultural administrator
  • Creative media entrepreneur
  • Creative media marketing and promotion specialist
  • Global communications adviser
  • Government arts policy adviser or cultural attaché
  • Government communications policy adviser
  • Media policy and strategy adviser
  • Media writer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media production Foundation 
  • Media and Communications: Creative Contexts 
  • Media and Communications: Technologies  
  • Media and Communications: Representations 
  • Storytelling Techniques 
  • Digital Media Strategies 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International - We recommend applying early for your course to ensure you have adequate time to arrange your student visa.

Credits

80 alternative credits
  • 2 years - 160
  • 1,5 years - 120
  • 1 year - 80

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS CODE: 099507K  

  • AQF level 7 bachelor's qualification in a related field or recognised equivalent with a WAM of 65, or
  • AQF level 7 bachelor's qualification in a related field or recognised equivalent, and two years relevant approved work experience, professional certification or other recognised prior learning, or
  • AQF level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent with a WAM of 65 and two years relevant approved work experience, professional certification or other recognised prior learning

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28800 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 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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