Bachelor of Media and Communication (Professional)

with a major in Advertising

BA-MCMPROF Degree including work placement Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

The Bachelor of Media and Communication (Professional) includes a mandatory 12-month paid work placement. You'll benefit from Swinburne’s unique industry partnerships, gain invaluable full-time work experience and earn credit towards your degree.

The course is designed to provide students with the latest skills and knowledge that will prepare them for a variety of roles in the dynamic and ever changing industries associated with media and communication. The degree takes a strategic approach to media and communication and links theoretical and practical knowledge and skills needed to operate effectively in diverse settings within industry.

Graduates will be well qualified for roles in settings such as agencies, not-for-profits, government departments, small business and large corporate organisations.

Selected major: Advertising

Gain vital knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the complex and creative world of advertising. Explore effective design and strategy, as well as advertising development, implementation and evaluation. Learn how to design advertisements that not only please clients but achieve the ultimate purpose of reaching the audience in the desired way.

Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 26 February 2018

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4 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210841 (CSP)
  • 3400210843 (IFP)


Faculty of Health, Arts and Design