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Communication (Digital Media Production), Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #710 (BCR) Bathurst, Australia| Online
Do you want to be at the forefront of the digital media industries? The Bachelor of Communication (Digital Media Production) from Charles Sturt University gives you an advanced understanding of emerging digital technologies so you can produce creative content for platforms including video, audio, apps, virtual assistants and the web.
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This degree fuses technical and humanistic approaches to the communication industries. Pursue your interests while developing rich, engaging content using a range of technologies.

Course highlights

Charles Sturt University’s Bachelor of Communication (Digital Media Production) lets you build in-demand skills for new and emerging digital platforms. You’ll produce content for video, audio, text and the web that integrates user experience and storytelling into one compelling package.

  • Flexible skills for the future

    This degree allows you to gain a broad range of experience. You’ll study alongside students in advertising, public relations, journalism, radio and theatre media – and bring your creative problem-solving skills and understanding of digital capabilities to these fields and more.

  • Extensive practical experience

    Learn to write, record, edit and produce content for the newest platforms and use existing platforms in novel ways. Benefit from Charles Sturt University’s world-class facilities that include the technologies used in the industry today.

  • Diverse subjects

    This degree includes subjects in media production, research, digital media, social media, mobile media, programming, internet technologies, documentary production and video journalism.

Career opportunities

  • Become an in-demand media producer

    Use your skills to create compelling content for media organisations around Australia and the world.

  • Run your own business

    Structure your degree so you’ll have the skills to run your own small production company, servicing clients large and small.

  • Design a unique path

    Combine your talents and experience in unexpected ways to take advantage of new technologies as they arise.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    192 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Production Planning
  • Programming Principles
  • Principles of Audio Programming
  • Social and Mobile Media
  • Scriptwriting
  • Video Storytelling
  • Documentary Production
  • Internet Technologies

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

Provider CRICOS 00005F

  • Essential requirements for admission

Minimum CSU English Language Proficiency requirements

  • Applicants with higher education study
Successful completion of two university level subjects (AQF level Associate Degree or higher) demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
  • Completed bridging or enabling course

Successful completion of a Tertiary Preparation Course from an Australian University or an accredited provider demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23600 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    6656 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6656 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Bathurst

  • 1260 - 2250 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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