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Postgraduate Diploma On Campus Online

Professional Writing

Deakin University 

12 months
Duration
32600 AUD/year
22000 AUD/year
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About

Broaden your writing style, context and notions with a postgraduate Graduate Diploma of Professional Writing course from Deakin University. 

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Overview

The Graduate Diploma in Professional Writing  from Deakin University  provides students with an understanding of the publishing industry and of the requirements involved in writing and editing for different audiences. It hones students’ ability to write in, and for, a range of contexts including freelance writing.

The Graduate Diploma of Professional Writing offers studies in various forms of professional writing and editing for graduates with major sequences in other disciplines. The emphasis is on the development of skills required to prepare work for publication. In each area of study, from editing to publishing and our cutting edge unit on blogging, students receive practical experience in the process of writing and revision. 

The program will develop students’ understanding of the requirements of writing and editing for different readerships.

Career 

The program is designed to provide career enhancement for students employed or wishing to be employed in the fields of professional writing or publishing. 

 It enables students currently employed in these fields to upgrade their qualifications in order to apply for specialist positions and enhance their opportunities for promotion. It also provides for those seeking a qualification to enable refocusing of career options.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Creating Your Arts Business
  • Social Media Content Creation
  • Feature Writing
  • Editing 
  • Publishing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

8 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission Requirements Specific 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: 095260E 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32600 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 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

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