Pre-Bachelor On Campus

Diploma of Communication

Deakin College

8 months
29200 AUD/full
23000 AUD/full
Tuition fee
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This Diploma of Communication offers a wide range of unit choices leading to the second year of the relevant Deakin University degree. 


Areas of study include advertising, communications, journalism, digital media and public relations.


Employment and career options upon completing your Diploma of Communication at Deakin College:

  • Advertising agency roles
  • Account management
  • Media planning
  • Journalist
  • Copywriting and art direction
  • Media policy and management

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Communication in Everyday Life
  • Design Skills
  • Advertising Principles and Practices
  • Creative Brand Communication
  • Strategic Communication and Writing
  • Making Social Media

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines


8 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry to Diploma courses requires the successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent.
  • CRICOS Provider Codes: Deakin College 01590J

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    29200 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29200 AUD for the full programme during 8 months.
  • National

    23000 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23000 AUD for the full programme during 8 months.

Living costs for Geelong

1000 - 2000 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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