Bachelor of Media and Communication (Professional)

with a major in Journalism

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: Journalism

Combine traditional journalistic skills with online publishing, multimedia production and the skills required for interacting with audiences, social networking and building online communities. Publish and broadcast work in online, television, radio and print outlets.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 2 March 2020

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Duration

4 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210841 (CSP)
  • 3400210843 (IFP)

Faculty

Faculty of Health, Arts and Design