Bachelor of Media and Communication

with a major in Creative Writing and Literature – Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

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Course rules

To qualify for the award of Bachelor of Media and Communication students must complete 300 credit points comprising of: Introductory Studies:
• Four (4) Core Units of Study (50cp)
• Eight (8) units of study from one of the following Media and Communication majors: Advertising, Cinema and Screen Studies, Creative Writing and Literature, Digital Advertising Technology, Games and Interactivity, Journalism, Media Industries, Public Relations, Professional Writing and Editing, Social Media (100cp)
• Twelve (12) units of study (150 credit points) comprising of a second major, co-major, advanced minor, minor/s, and/or electives

Students may not complete more than 150 cps (normally 12 units) at Introductory Level. A unit of study can only be counted once, where units are shared between majors and/or minors, students must choose an approved alternate.

Students also have an opportunity to undertake a WIL Professional Placement.

Professional Placements
Professional Placements are subject to a competitive selection process. International students may be eligible for a Professional Placement where a relevant Professional degree exists. International students who successful gain a placement through the selection process will be required to change courses to the relevant Professional degree, in order to complete a placement and should consider any visa and extended study duration implications prior to applying.
Students who undertake a 12 month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 375 credit points comprising:
• Four (4) Core Units of Study (50cp)
• Eight (8) units of study from Media and Communication majors (100cp)
• Four (4) units of study from the Professional Placement Co-Major (100 credit points); and
• Ten (10) units of study (125 credit points) comprising of a second major, and/or co-major, and/or advanced minor/s, and/or minor/s, and/or electives.

Students who elect to undertake a 6 month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 337.5 credit points comprising:
• Four (4) Core Units of Study (50cp)
• Eight (8) units of study from Media and Communication majors (100cp)
• Two (2) units of study from the Professional Placement Minor (50 credit points); and
• Eleven (11) units of study (137.5 credit points) comprising of a second major, and/or co-major, and/or advanced minor/s, and/or minor/s, and/or electives.