Bachelor of Media and Communication

with a major in Public Relations

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The Bachelor of Media and Communication is designed to prepare students for a career in the media, communications and multimedia industries. Students learn about how the media is evolving through an examination of issues such as ownership, control of the media and the impact of new media technologies on society. The course links theoretical and practical knowledge and skills needed to operate effectively in diverse settings in industry.

Selected major: Public Relations

Understand how to influence and manage the public perception of an organisation. Learn to effectively communicate with a chosen target audience through the production of engaging content, targeted messaging and strategic campaigns. Along with writing skills and event management, you will develop an understanding of new media, digital marketing and crisis communication. This degree is professionally accredited by the Public Relations Institute of Australia.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 4 March 2019
  • Semester 2 - 5 August 2019

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Duration

3 Year/s

Full-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210851 (CSP)
  • 3400210853 (IFP)

Faculty

Faculty of Health, Arts and Design

CRICOS code

088390J


Fees

A$29400 (annual for 2019)*

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