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About

Study the technological, political, economic and social changes in the communications and media industry with a Graduate Diploma of Communication from Deakin University.   

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

 Graduate Diploma of Communication from Deakin University  offers a distinctive interdisciplinary and cross-disciplinary mix of specialisations in Digital Media, Public Relations, Journalism, Television Production and Visual Communication Design. 

You can choose from a wide range of units that suit your particular interests to gain professional knowledge in media and cognate disciplines and further enhance your research, analytical and communication skills.

The Graduate Diploma of Communication, which will also give you credits towards Deakin’s Master of Communication, uses a flexible approach to skill-building to provide you with a competitive edge in a rapidly evolving job market.

Outcomes   

Deakin's graduate learning outcomes describe the knowledge and capabilities graduates can demonstrate at the completion of their course. These outcomes mean that regardless of the Deakin course you undertake, you can rest assured your degree will teach you the skills and professional attributes that employers value. They'll set you up to learn and work effectively in the future.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication and Creative Arts Internship
  • Law, Media and Communication
  • Digital Publishing
  • Design and Digital Skills 
  • Designing for Web Environments
  • Design Thinking and Problem Solving 
  • Strategic Branding and Design
  • Writing with the Camera 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

Credits

8 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

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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Start 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 Deakin University  and/or in Australia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry will be based on performance in:

  • a Bachelor Degree in any discipline OR
  • a Graduate Certificate in any discipline OR
  • at least two years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent)

CRICOS code: 084026F   

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33800 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23600 AUD per year during 12 months.

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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