Digital and Social Media, Postgraduate Certificate | Curtin University | Perth, Australia
6 months
14550 AUD/year
9200 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Improve your skills in online communication, social media management and web media creation with the Digital and Social Media program from Curtin University. 

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Advances in digital technology have dramatically increased the demand for specialists in digital and social media and online information. A deep understanding of digital and social media is key to success across a range of professions, from media and marketing to policy-making and advocacy.

The Digital and Social Media program from Curtin University presents you with a range of skills and specialisations to choose from, depending on your interests and career goals: you can develop skills in public communication, social network management, collaboration via virtual organisations and web media production.

Career opportunities 

  • Data business analyst
  • Digital and social media manager
  • Digital producer/strategist
  • Online content creator
  • Web communications manager
  • Industries
  • Advertising, arts and media
  • Education and training

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Web Communications
  • Digital Culture and Everyday_Life 
  • Online Power and Resistance
  • Social Media Communities and Networks
  • Writing on the Web
  • The Digital Economy
  • Internet Collaboration and Innovation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


100 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 030948K 

  • This course has minimal on-campus contact hours, designed for students to use the internet for all/most of your learning. International students will still need to be enrolled full-time in the course, as an internal/on-campus student.

  • Some lectures in this course may be attended by both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14550 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14550 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    9200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9200 AUD per year during 6 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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