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Journalism

Curtin University

24 months
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29600 AUD/year
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About

Combine your undergraduate knowledge with the practical reporting skills required for the journalism industry with the Journalism program from Curtin University.

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Overview

The master Journalism program from Curtin University provides you with multimedia reporting skills, an understanding of the vital role of journalism in a democracy and valuable industry connections.

You will learn advanced research, investigative and interviewing skills, produce journalism for multimedia formats including social media, videos and podcasts, and use industry-standard facilities and equipment. You’ll also acquire valuable and transferable media literacy and communication skills.

Careers

Journalism is a dynamic and fast-paced industry that has witnessed much change in recent decades. This has led to many new niche and boutique media startups, creating varied employment opportunities.

Many of Curtin’s journalism graduates find work at major media organisations. We aim to produce skilled multimedia journalists who thrive in the contemporary digital environment and can demonstrate the fundamental skills of research, interviewing, writing and broadcast presentation.

Programme Structure

  • Understand and apply a range of learning strategies; take responsibility for one's own learning and development; sustain intellectual curiosity and develop a commitment to professional research and publication, as well as reflective practice
  • Assess and evaluate information, and synthesise key facts, themes, and ideas in creating journalism
  • Communicate appropriately with colleagues, professional contacts and a range of audiences. Assess the application of existing and emerging technologies on journalism to create effective professional work
  • Understand the discipline Journalism and the role of journalists and journalism in a globalized world; understand and apply established knowledge, principles, and professional practices in Journalism

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

400 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 0100573

  • A bachelor degree or equivalent in an unrelated field from a recognised institution OR a Graduate Certificate or Diploma in Journalism (applicants may be eligible for credit for recognised learning). Students with a Bachelor of Arts (Mass Communication) or Bachelor of Communications including the Journalism Stream or Specialisation may be eligible for credit for recognised learning.

Tuition Fee

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    29600 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29600 AUD per year during 24 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

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