36 months
29999 AUD/year
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This Bachelor of Communication and Media (Corporate and Public Communication) from University of Canberra aims to produce critically aware, ethically responsible and multi-skilled professionals who will thrive in the interlinked industries of public relations, public affairs and corporate communications. 

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In this unique national capital setting, you’ll explore how historical and current social, political and economic processes influence, and are influenced by, communication.

Study a Bachelor of Communication and Media (Corporate and Public Communication) from University of Canberra and you will:

  • learn strategy and campaign development; social and digital analytics; the basics of graphic design and visual language; multi-media production and stakeholder management 
  • evaluate the cultural, historical and theoretical models of corporate and public communication in the context of professional practice
  • create professional communication and media outputs which support, promote or critique a range of domestic and global programs or issues
  • develop critical reflection and creative problem-solving skills
  • learn to apply your professional judgement responsibly and ethically.

Career opportunities

  • Public relations executive
  • Publicist
  • Freelance public relations consultant
  • Public affairs manager
  • Corporate communications manager
  • Community relations officer
  • Media manager
  • Communication strategist
  • Media adviser
  • Marketing manager
  • Social media/online community manager
  • Communication officer or manager
  • Fundraising/sponsorship manager

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Professional Orientation (Communication and Media) 
  • Professional Practice: Work Integrated Learning
  • The Art and Power of Communication 
  • Digital Media Fundamentals
  • Producing Credible Communication 
  • Engaging Audiences  
  • Professional Evidence (Communication and Media)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means:

  • Year 12 ATAR
  • other Australian Qualification
  • work experience 
  • overseas qualification

CRICOS Code: 095566J

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29999 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29999 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • Domestic - Commonwealth Supported Place

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 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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