Bachelor of Arts

with a major in Professional Writing and Editing – Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

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Selected major: Professional Writing and Editing

Gain an understanding of industry laws and regulations, as well as writing and editing skills for novels, non-fiction, creative fiction, scripts, screenwriting, advertising and the web.

The Bachelor of Arts offers you a unique range of interdisciplinary skills. You'll develop your capacity for critical analysis, creativity and problem-solving, as well as a thorough understanding of the relationship between theory, research and practice. Choose from a wide range of major study areas, equipping you for diverse careers in areas such as media, management, finance, education and government.

Build up your CV with real industry experience while you study through our Work Integrated Learning programs, which are a guaranteed part of all our bachelor degrees and can include placements, internships or industry-linked projects. In this degree, in the Grand Challenges: Making a Difference (ART30001) unit, you’ll work in teams and develop valuable collaborative skills as you research innovative solutions to contemporary issues facing society.

Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 1 March 2021
  • Semester 2 - 2 August 2021

Duration

3 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400234321 (CSP)
  • 3400234323 (IFP)

Faculty

Faculty of Health, Arts and Design