Bachelor On Campus

Business - Communication (Professional Communication)

Queensland University of Technology

48 months
31300 AUD/year
14600 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Combine business and professional communication for a career as a media or entertainment producer, public relations consultant or international business specialist. The Business - Communication (Professional Communication) degree is offered at Queensland University of Technology. 


Bachelor of Business

Our business degree equips you to confidently enter the modern business world. It combines key business research and contemporary business best practice, and sets demanding standards to create your future career options.

Develop business skills and be able to think creatively and critically, communicate professionally, make ethical business decisions and work in a global context.

Graduate with deep knowledge and experience in your chosen major, equipping you as a professional in your chosen discipline. You can study accountancy, advertising, economics, finance, human resource management, international business, management, marketing, or public relations.

Graduates of the business and professional communication double degree can find careers as media or entertainment producers, public relations consultants or international business specialists.

Bachelor of Communication (Professional Communication)

This course at Queensland University of Technology prepares you for communication roles across a broad range of professional settings in small and large organisations. In addition to the high-level professional writing skills required by employers, you will develop knowledge and experience in a range of areas.

These include organisational communication such as strategic speech writing and delivery, and persuasive writing, including the role of rhetoric in contemporary communications and important societal debates.

The course is taught by highly experienced communicators and scholars. Visits and lectures from industry, work integrated learning placements and projects, and international study options will provide you with real-world experience and contacts.

You will graduate with advanced writing and communication competence - a rare skill keenly sought by employers - as well as practical industry knowledge and networks.

Business - Communication (Professional Communication) graduates can work as professional writers and editors in corporate, government, community and freelance capacities. Opportunities exist as corporate writers, scriptwriters, reviewers, travel writers, feature writers, editors, journalists, publishers, media workers and teachers.

Programme Structure

You will complete:

  • four core units 
  • a communication major in professional communication.

You must complete:

  • business core units 
  • a business major, choosing from: accounting, advertising, economics, finance, human resource management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


384 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • English, or Literature, or English and Literature Extension, or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 & 4, C)
  • If you’re a current Queensland Year 12 student, you may be eligible to receive an offer for this course on the last day of Queensland Year 12, before receiving your ATAR or selection rank. 
  • If you achieve an ATAR or selection rank of 87.00 or higher (including any adjustments) and satisfy all other admission requirements, you are guaranteed an offer for this course.
  • CRICOS: 096579G

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31300 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31300 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    14600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14600 AUD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 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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