Media and Communication
Getting the message across begins with understanding the power of words.
We believe the digital age is rapidly transforming the way we communicate. For this reason, there’s never been a better time to begin a media career. That’s why we offer media and communication courses at Swinburne.
Our media and communication courses take you on an exploration of news, advertising and the evolution of media. Together, we investigate the power of words and images, and how they affect the way we think.
You’ll also have the opportunity to challenge conventions, realise your potential and explore exciting career options. It’s just a matter of choosing the course that suits the future you can picture. No matter which direction you choose, you’ll learn under the guidance of real industry professionals.
A media and communication course could lead to a future in advertising, art direction, journalism, multimedia, production and beyond.
CONDUCTING COMMUNICATIONS AT METRO TRAINS
Every day, 415,000 Melburnians take the train for their commute. It’s Liz Grabham’s job to keep every passenger in the loop with the current rail projects, and ensure they’re aware of their transport options and can plan their journey accordingly.
Journalism graduate success
Follow Kirstie’s journey from undertaking a football PR internship as part of her Journalism degree to becoming Communications Manager – Community for AFL Victoria. The skills she learned in new media helped Kirstie future-proof her career.
Advertising graduate success
Discover the endless possibilities of studying a degrees in media and communications at Swinburne. Advertising graduate, Johanna, made industry connections through her lecturers and she’s excited to start her career.
ASPIRING JOURNALISTS GET NEWSROOM EXPERIENCE
A world-first project initiated and led by Swinburne is giving journalism students around Australia the opportunity to have their articles published by The Guardian Australia, as they report on the 2016 federal election campaign.
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