Media and Communication (Cinema and Screen Studies) from the Swinburne University of Technology will help prepare you for a career you’ll be passionate about. Select a major from ten options, and then tailor your degree to suit your interests with a second major or co-major and a wide range of minors or electives.
Course learning outcomes
On successful completion of the Bachelor of Media and Communication, graduates will be able to:
- develop knowledge, conceptual understanding, technical skills and expertise in the broad field of media and communication
- formulate arguments that draw on and critique the differences between relevant theories and evidence as they pertain to the field of media and communication
- exercise initiative and judgment in planning, problem-solving and decision-making in professional practice and/or scholarship, individually and in collaboration with others
- critically apply creativity and problem-solving in relation to a range of media and communication activities and processes.
- recognise and reflect on social, cultural, legal and ethical issues relating to media and communication industries in local and international contexts
- apply a broad understanding of an audience through interpreting and communicating ideas, problems and arguments in a range of media and communication contexts and formats, using the English language
- reflect critically on their performance and/or scholarship and use this to improve their own creative and productive outcomes
- critically evaluate and apply research methodology relevant to the field of media and communication
The Advertising major is professionally accredited by the Media Federation of Australia (MFA).
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- Genre and the Moving Image
- Screen Studies: Movies, Television and Ourselves
- The Australian Screen
- Screen Franchising and Innovation
- Popular Culture of Asia
- Global Screen Studies: Beyond Hollywood
- Screen Technology and Culture
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- 36 months
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DisciplinesFilm, Photography & Media Media Management Media Studies & Mass Media View 50 other Bachelors in Media Management in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 088390J
Satisfactory completion of one of the following:
- IELTS overall band of 6.0 (Academic Module) with no individual band below 6.0
- Swinburne’s English for Academic Purposes (EAP 5 Advanced level) with overall 65%, all skills 65%
- Or equivalent measures available at English language requirements.
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International32090 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 32090 AUD per year during 36 months.
National14630 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14630 AUD per year during 36 months.
National fee is Commonwealth supported
Living costs for Melbourne
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.