36 months
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33920 AUD/year
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About

 The Bachelor of  Media and Communication (Creative Writing and Literature) from the Swinburne University of Technology  focuses on developing key skills in professional communication and media content creation. 

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Overview

 The Bachelor of  Media and Communication (Creative Writing and Literature) 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.

Gain an understanding of creative text and popular culture in literature. Develop models for your own writing and critiquing skills in literature, while exploring subjects such as self and society.

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

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Professional Communication Practice

  • Media Content Creation

  • Global Media Industries

  • Writing Fiction  

  • Reading and Writing Genre Texts

  • Australian Writing: Mapping Diversity

  • Prose Poetics

  • Exploring Iconic Texts

  • Literary Industry Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
50
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
64

Credits

300 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
50
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
64

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33920 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33920 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    14630 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14630 AUD per year during 36 months.

National fee is Commonwealth Supported

Living costs for Colombo

61275 - 89166 LKR /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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