Communication and Media Studies is one of the most exciting and rapidly evolving areas of study in today's media-driven world.
About The Course
Communication tools and concepts are transforming the way we think about our identities, relationships and communities, from language to screen, and from emoji to social networks.
This major provides you with practical communication and digital media skills, along with essential theoretical knowledge, to help you engage with and develop a critical understanding of complex media environments. What we know of the world and how we act in it is critically related to our use of communication technologies, from language to screen, and from text to social networks.
This Communication and Media Studies major at The University of Western Australia provides you with practical communication skills along with essential theoretical knowledge and includes training in the use of the latest digital multimedia technology. You will work collaboratively on creative projects and have the opportunity to gain experience in communication technology and media production while critically reflecting on the relationship between communication, media and culture.
Graduates are highly sought after in areas such as journalism, the media, advertising, public relations, multimedia, public administration, business, government and education.
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- Power, Participation and Meaning
- Cultures, New Media and Communications
- Communication and Mass Media
- Digital Media
- Case Studies in Communication
- Media Production Project
- Designing Play
- Journalism in Practice
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- 36 months
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DisciplinesCommunication Sciences Media Studies & Mass Media View 102 other Masters in Media Studies & Mass Media in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS Code: 00126G
Below you’ll find a list of admission equivalencies for this course's Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR).
- All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE): 80
- Canadian Matriculation (except Quebec): 80
- Chinese Gao Kao: 80
- Chinese Unified Examinations (UEC): 80
- French Baccalauréat: 80
- GCE or Cambridge Advanced-level Examinations: 80
- German Abitur: 80
- Indian School Certificate (CISCE): 80
- International Baccalaureate: 27
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International33000 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 99000 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.