• Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration
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Overview

This course prepares students for a wide range of roles in the media and cultural sectors. 

Students study the history, contemporary issues and theory of media and culture while developing technical and conceptual skills in film, video, new media and sound. 

The professional areas in the degree include film, video, television, multimedia, sound, radio, performance and installation, and the interplay among these media forms.

The combined Bachelor degrees in Communication (Media Arts and Production) - International Studies at the University of Technology Sydney seeks to augment the value of media arts and production by broadening awareness and understanding of another language and culture.

This course explores the histories, theories, practices and challenges of creative media production. Working across multiple platforms, genres and media, students develop production skills in video, sound and digital media, and enhance their creative innovation in these areas. 

Students are encouraged to evolve as creative producers of media projects throughout their studies, as well as deepen their understanding and technical proficiency across media production areas. 

By the end of the course, students have developed a professional portfolio of creative media work.

Careers

Career options include arts and cultural administrator, cinematographer, digital producer, director, documentary maker, editor, media artist, multimedia designer, producer, production manager, program commissioning editor, radio producer, researcher, scriptwriter and sound designer.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Include:
  • Citizenship and Communication
  • Exploring Media Arts
  • German Language and Culture 
  • Fictions
  • Foundations in International Studies
  • Aesthetics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

CRICOS: 087764C

  • Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification, Australian Qualifications Framework Diploma, or equivalent Australian or overseas qualification at the required level.
  • 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

  • International

    840 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 840 AUD per credit and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Sydney

  • 1882 - 3550 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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