Journalism, Design, Media & Communication

Journalism, Design, Media & Communication

This course provides up-to-date knowledge of the rapidly changing field of media and communications. It includes film studies, from Australian cinema to Hollywood; television studies; news media; children's media; advertising; digital and social media; screen adaptations; creative and professional writing; and publishing and editing. Students choose to major in 'Media and Culture' or 'Writing and Publishing'. The course develops skills in media research, writing and digital communications, which are relevant to further studies and today's changing workplaces.

After selecting a major, you can choose further units from within the Media and Communications area, and/or take units from other discipline areas that complement your major and suit your personal or career interests. These include history, literature, theatre, sociology, political science or psychology.