Bachelor of Media and Communication (Professional)

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

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

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 Media and Communication (Professional) is designed to prepare you 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 the industry.

All our bachelor degrees include a guaranteed Work Integrated Learning opportunity, which could be a placement, internship or industry-linked project. This Professional Degree 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. In your final year, you'll also have the opportunity to apply your learning in a professionally focused, industry-linked project relevant to your major study area.

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

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 1 March 2021

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Duration

4 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210841 (CSP)
  • 3400210843 (IFP)