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Bachelor of Digital Media and Communication

Southern Cross University
Program overview
Length: 3 years
Study pace: Full time/part time
Education level: Bachelor's degree
Start dates
July 2018  (English)
February 2019  (English)
July 2019  (English)
February 2020  (English)
July 2020  (English)
February 2021  (English)

Program Description

Program Description

Study a Bachelor of Digital Media & Communication in Australia

This bachelor degree from Southern Cross University has been designed to meet demands within this new age of digital media and communications. Through the course, students will sharpen their storytelling and communication skills, exploring wide range of related topics, including:

  • Digital design
  • Journalism
  • Screen media
  • Digital marketing
  • Music and technology
  • Creative writing
  • Cultural studies
  • Visual culture

As well as course work, students will be required to undertake a professional placement that utilizes the university's strong connection to the vibrant creative industries. This gives students the opportunity to put what they learn in the classroom into real-life action. In the past, students have worked in organizations and companies ranging from radio and TV stations to newspapers to festivals to graphic design companies.

Admission requirements

To apply for this program, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a qualification equivalent to Australian Year 12 with the required entry grade
  • Proficiency in English (IELTS score of 6.0 overall)

This program has an IELTS English language proficiency requirement. For more information about IELTS or to book a test, click below:

Degree & diploma

Upon completion of this program, graduates will be awarded a Bachelor of Digital Media and Communication from Southern Cross University.

Career opportunities

Graduates can continue on to work in a variety of areas, including:

  • Broadcast and online journalism for print, radio or TV
  • Film and video production
  • Advertising and graphic design
  • Publicity, marketing and public relations

Tuition & fees

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Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University

Explore Australia with Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University is a progressive, young and well-connected regional research university located in Australia. They have vibrant campuses in two different states. The campuses locations boast extraordinary natural beauty and creativity. These are Coffs Harbour in the Mid North...

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Contact information for Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University

Southern Cross Drive
QLD 4225 Bilinga

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