60 months
982 AUD/credit 47136 AUD/year
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This combined Bachelor degrees in Communication (Public Communication) - Laws at the University of Technology Sydney enable students to explore public communication processes and industries in social, economic and political contexts.    

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Public communicators are responsible for a range of public-facing communication initiatives, such media and marketing campaign design and production, media liaison or the development and implementation of large-scale communication strategies. 

As such, a fundamental understanding of the law as it relates to public engagement is a valuable tool for professionals in this field. 

The combined Bachelor degrees in Communication (Public Communication) - Laws at the University of Technology Sydney course content emphasises specialist skills in public relations or advertising, as well as an in-depth exploration of legal theory and practice that meets the academic requirements for admission to practise law in NSW.

Using their elective choices, students can build specialist expertise in areas such as media, entertainment and contract law.    

They can also choose to study the Legal Futures and Technology major as a way of gaining first-hand experience of the technologies shaping the future of legal work.


Career options include advertising account manager, corporate communications adviser, lawyer in the public communication industry, media liaison officer, political media adviser, public or community relations manager or special events coordinator.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:
  • The Ecology of Public Communication 
  • Foundations of Law
  • Ethics Law and Justice  
  • Principles of Public Relations 
  • Media Writing and Production

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 087788F   

  • Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification, Australian Qualifications Framework Diploma, or equivalent Australian or overseas qualification at the required level.
  • The English proficiency  
  • To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47136 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 982 AUD per credit during 60 months.
  • All offers made to domestic undergraduate students will be for Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP).   

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 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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