The Bachelor of Media and Communication is designed to prepare students for a career in the media, communications and multimedia industries.
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.
Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $6,566 per year full-time, $19,698 total course cost
International Students: $29,400 per year full-time
3 years full time, 6 years part time
Graduates of Communications undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology rated their degrees as follows:
Teaching quality: 69.4% (national average 69.3%)
Improved skills: 77.1% (national average 80.6%)
Overall satisfaction: 76.4% (national average 78.9%)
The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Swinburne University of Technology. You can find out more about these results here.
Graduates of Communications undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology had the following employment outcomes:
Employed full time: 58.6% (national average 58.3%)
Studying full time: 8.1% (national average 17.1%)
Median full time salary: $50,000 (national average $48,800)
You can find out more about employment outcome results here.
CRICOS Code: 088390J
Swinburne University of Technology Code: BA-MCMN
2019 Guaranteed Entry ATAR: 60
Successful completion of:
- the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, such as an interstate or international Year 12 qualification.
- completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification (including Certificates IV (completed), Diplomas, Advanced Diplomas, Associate Degrees and Degrees)
- applicants without a formal qualification may be considered for entry if they have significant and relevant work experience and/or upon completion of the STAT test.
- VCE Units 3 and 4 – a minimum study score of 25 in any English (except EAL) or 30 in English as Alternate Language (EAL) or equivalent
Meeting the minimum entry requirements for the course does not guarantee offer of a place.