Course Description

Combine digital media and IT for careers in web design, graphic design, illustration, project management, web application design or social media management.

Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $8,000 per year full-time, $32,000 total course cost
International Students: $31,600 per year full-time


4 years full time,

Starting dates

February, July

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Communications undergraduate courses at QUT (Queensland University of Technology) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 63.3% (national average 69.3%)
Improved skills: 83.9% (national average 80.6%)
Overall satisfaction: 82.3% (national average 78.9%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from QUT (Queensland University of Technology). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Communications undergraduate courses at QUT (Queensland University of Technology) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 60.0% (national average 58.3%)
Studying full time: 18.7% (national average 17.1%)
Median full time salary: $49,600 (national average $48,800)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 096583M
QUT (Queensland University of Technology) Code: ID10

Entry Requirements

Assumed knowledge

Before you start this course we assume you have sound knowledge in these areas:

  • English
  • Maths A, B or C

We assume that you have knowledge equivalent to four semesters at high school level (Years 11 and 12) with sound achievement (4, SA).

More about assumed knowledge

Guaranteed entry

If you receive an adjusted OP 1-5 (or equivalent selection rank), you are guaranteed an offer for this course.

Advanced standing

If you have prior studies or work experience, you may be eligible for advanced standing (credit).

Selection Rank: 77