You’ll explore how to research, produce, publish and promote news across a range of different media, and develop your editorial judgement and leadership ability by working in teams to publish your original stories in print, on-air and online.
Topics studied include traditional reporting, digital curation, content creation and freelancing. You’ll graduate with the full suite of in-demand skills which will allow you to produce engaging quality journalism in a multi-platform media environment.
Study a Bachelor of Communication and Media (Journalism) from University of Canberra and you will:
- appreciate and critique the role of public interest journalism in society
- work flexibly, collaboratively and autonomously in deadline-driven environments
- instinctively adopt communication technologies in the production of journalism
- become a confident professional storyteller with the ability to work locally, regionally and internationally
- apply the highest standards of professionalism expected of journalists.
- Journalist (newspaper, magazine, radio, television and online)
- Communications officer
- Media adviser
- Social media coordinator
- Online community manager
- Digital campaigner
- Content creator and marketer
- Social entrepreneur
- Digital editor/curator
- Multi-platform content creator
- Professional writer
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- 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)
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- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesCommunication Studies Journalism Media Studies & Mass Media View 62 other Bachelors in Journalism in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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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
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International30000 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 30000 AUD per year during 36 months.
- Domestic - Commonwealth Supported Place
Living costs for Canberra
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.