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Strategic Communication 

The University of Western Australia

Postgraduate Diploma On Campus
12 months
Duration
35200 AUD/year
23400 AUD/year
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About

The Graduate Diploma in Strategic Communication at The University of Western Australia focuses on the advanced skills, knowledge and capabilities required to participate in the contemporary global communications environment in industry, government agencies and community organisations.

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Overview

About The Course

In this Graduate Diploma in Strategic Communication at The University of Western Australia , students will complete core units in digital media, project management and global media, as well as having the opportunity to choose from electives in areas such as media governance, global journalism, marketing, and public communication. 

They will gain skills and understanding across a range of media forms relevant to developing sound communication strategy in a global media context. 

The course is intended for those who wish to begin further study so they can proceed to the Master of Strategic Communication or those who would like a shorter course to advance their expertise in communications issues.

Career Pathways

Career opportunities in the communications sector are constantly growing. Almost all large organisations need a communications expert to advise on corporate communications, community liaison projects and human resources-based projects such as change management. In addition, private organisations in consumer marketing, media, public relations, advertising and digital communications require strategic communications specialists.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Communications in a Digital Era
  • Digital Media: Theory and Practice
  • Communication, Innovation and Project Management
  • Global Media and Cross-cultural Communication
  • Representation and Promotion
  • Communication Strategies for Change

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 083876E

  • a relevant bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent in the Level 3 units of a relevant major; 

or

  • a Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; 
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35200 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    23400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23400 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

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