Media and Communication - Media Studies, B.A. | Online | Swinburne Online | Australia
36 months
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23744 AUD/year
16323 AUD/year
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The Media and Communication - Media Studies BA degree at Swinburne Online will equip you with the skills to create engaging cross-platform content, manage social media accounts, produce digital media projects and write for print, broadcast and digital media.

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Overview

Within the Media and Communication - Media Studies BA degreeat Swinburne Online you will learn professional communications skills to enable you to reach audiences effectively through digital and traditional media. With this qualification, you will be ready for a range of roles within the media and communications industry, including media content creator, social media manager, communications officer and media analyst.

Final year students in the Media Studies major will undertake an internship in a professional media and communications role or create a major project of their choosing. This will give you a head start in your career upon graduation.

What will you learn?

  • Professional Communication: Build your skills and confidence as a professional communicator.
  • Intercultural Communication: Learn how to effectively communicate within a multicultural society.
  • Campaign Planning: Create engaging PR strategies and implement campaigns across multiple platforms.
  • Writing: Develop industry-specific writing skills that will allow you to effectively engage and influence your audience.
  • Digital Communities: Explore how social media and online communities impact how we communicate with each other.
  • Multi-Media: Fundamentals of media studies, with a focus on texts, contexts, and the history of media and media studies.
  • Global Media: Gain an understanding of how globalisation has impacted the media industries.

Career outcomes

  • Communications Officer
  • Social Media Content Creator
  • Publicist
  • Radio Production Coordinator
  • Media Strategist
  • Social Media Manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Communication Practice
  • Media Content Creation
  • Global Media Industries
  • Learning and Communicating Online
  • Innovation Cultures: Perspectives on Science and Technology
  • Screen Studies: Movies, Television, and Ourselves
  • Digital Communities
  • Screen Franchising and Innovation
  • Global Screen Studies: Beyond Hollywood
  • Sports/Advertising/Media
  • Media and Communications Project A
  • Researching Social Media Publics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 00111D 

Non-Year 12 entry:

  • Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification (including diplomas, advanced diplomas, associate degrees and degrees) or equivalent. Additional performance criteria and prerequisite requirements may also apply.
  • Students admitted to the course with prior tertiary studies that satisfy part of the academic requirements of this course may be eligible for academic credit.

Year 12 entry:

  • Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, such as an interstate or international Year 12 qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23744 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23744 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    16323 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16323 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • Commonwealth provided loans are available to assist eligible students to pay their course fees.

Funding

Commonwealth provided loans are available to assist eligible students to pay their course fees and there are a range of university, government and privately funded scholarships and prizes.

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Australia Awards Pacific Scholarships
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Australian Government
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40000 AUD
Deadline
13 Oct 2024
Veterans’ Fund Indigenous Scholarships
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American Australian Association (AAA)
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Australia Awards Scholarships
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Australian Government
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30000 AUD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
Edith Cowan University MACC Undergraduate Scholarship
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The Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (The MAAC)
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12700 AUD
Deadline
02 Dec 2024
Asian Exchange Scholarship
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Westpac Bicentennial Foundation
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8000 AUD
Deadline
01 Mar 2025
Southern Cross University Academic Excellence MACC Scholarship
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The Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (The MAAC)
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1000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
The Smooth Movers Scholarships
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The Smooth Movers
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Various benefits
Deadline
24 Nov 2024
Destination Australia Cheung Kong Exchange Program
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Australian Government Department of Education
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15000 AUD
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Destination Australia
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Province of Lower Austria
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5000 AUD
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Tertiary Access Payment
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Australian Government Department of Education
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Grant
2000 AUD
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Anytime
International Student Accommodation Support Scholarship
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Federation University Australia
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1200 AUD
Deadline
06 Dec 2024
FedSuccess - Hardship Support Grant
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Federation University Australia
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Various benefits
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Anytime
Federation Pathways Scholarship
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Federation University Australia
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Various benefits
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Anytime
Federation Excellence Scholarship
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Federation University Australia
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Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
19 Jul 2024
University of Tasmania MACC Scholarship
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The Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (The MAAC)
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Grant
1000000 INR
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Anytime
Education Future International Scholarship
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Education Future
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Grant
10000 AUD
Deadline
22 Mar 2025
John Hall Rowing Scholarship
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US Federal Government
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3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
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ACES Education Fund
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Grant
2000 AUD
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International MVC Scholarship
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Meridian Vocational College
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Grant
2000 AUD
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MVC Vocational Education Scholarships
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Meridian Vocational College
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Grant
2000 AUD
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MVC Young Chef’s Club Award
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Meridian Vocational College
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1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
ServiceScape Scholarship
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ServiceScape
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Grant
1000 AUD
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MVC Access Scholarships
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Meridian Vocational College
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Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
The Smooth Movers Scholarship
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The Smooth Movers
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Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
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U.S. government
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Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Grants of the Leopold Figl Foundation for students with residence in Lower Austria
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Leopold Figl Foundation
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40000 USD
Deadline
25 Mar 2025
Mary Doctor Fine Arts Scholarship
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Blumenthal Performing Arts
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10000 USD
Deadline
25 Mar 2025
Gordon Hay Scholarship
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Blumenthal Performing Arts
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3000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
Moving Mates Scholarship
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Moving Mates
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Various benefits
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Erasmus+ - Grants for study mobility
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OeAD, Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation
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5000 USD
Deadline
25 Aug 2024
Women Scholarship for International Students
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educations.com
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5000 CAD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
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Pinsky Law
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3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
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1000 USD
Deadline
17 Sep 2024
Annual Students' Scholarship
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StudyCorgi
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1000 USD
Deadline
15 Jul 2024
Fighting Bullying With Technology
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1902 Software
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500 USD
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L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grant
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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
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3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
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Anonymous Hope Fund
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12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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10000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
Global Innovation Challenge
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Social Shifters
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3500 USD
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15 Nov 2024
The Bill Walsh Scholarship
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ACES: The Society for Editing
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2000 USD
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31 Jul 2024
The MyUS Community Scholarship
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MyUS
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2000 USD
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20 Aug 2024
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1000 USD
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15 Dec 2024
Clean And Recovery Scholarship Essay Contest
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1000 USD
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31 Aug 2024
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1000 USD
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10 Dec 2024
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1000 USD
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31 Oct 2024
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31 Aug 2024
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1000 USD
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17 Sep 2024
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StudyCorgi
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1000 USD
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30 Jun 2024
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1000 USD
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1000 GBP
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965 USD
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750 USD
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23 Nov 2024
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1500 USD
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31 Jul 2024
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