Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Bachelor of Communication (Digital Media)/Bachelor of Information Technology

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Course details

CRICOS course code: 096583M

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Bachelor of Communication (Digital Media)

This course lets you combine communication studies with an emphasis on digital innovation, practical skills, and industry placements and connections.

Get industry experience through internships and work placements in government departments and agencies as well as media, advertising and public relations organisations.

Our students have completed placements with Network Ten, Brisbane Festival, Hyperplex Cinemas and BBS Communications Group.

In your third year you'll investigate and engage with the local media sector, including contributing to the latest media platforms, and you'll build your professional networks.

We are a world leader in media and communication research, through our Digital Media Research Centre. If you're a high-achieving student, you may like to consider research pathways including the option to progress to a PhD.

Bachelor of Information Technology

Build a qualification that supports your interests and career aspirations and equips you with the skills to transform and shape the future through information technology.

You can develop a career in web design, graphic design, web application development, illustration, video production and post-production, game design, project management or social media management.

Get hands-on experience in state-of-the-art facilities and the skills required to be in demand as a problem solver and innovator in digital media.

Benefit from strong industry connections with valuable insights into information technology and opportunities for internships here and overseas.

Highlights

Graduate with specialist knowledge in digital media, and understand the function and influence of the media industry, as well as developing skills that are transferable across industries.
Get industry experience through internships and work placements in government departments and agencies as well as media, advertising and public relations organisations.
Develop a career in web design, graphic design, web application development, illustration, video production and post-production, game design, project management or social media management.

Career outcomes

Develop a career in web design, graphic design, web application development, illustration, video production and post-production, game design, project management or social media management.

Possible careers

Digital Communication Specialist
Digital Content Designer
Digital Content Producer
Programmer

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 34,400 Per Year
Start date: 19 July 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Kelvin Grove Campus

Victoria Park Road
Brisbane Queensland 4059
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 34,400 Per Year
Start date: 19 July 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Gardens Point Campus
2 George Street Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia

Entry criteria

  • Foundation Program Year completed at an Australian University with a final overall grade average of 4.5 (on a 7 point scale) and a grade of 4 or higher in any pre-requisite unit(s).
  • QUT Intensive Program with a grade average of at least 4.4 out of 7 and a grade of 4 or higher in any pre-requisite unit(s).
  • QUT Foundation Program with a grade average of at least 4.4 out of 7 and a grade of 4 or higher in any pre-requisite unit(s).
  • QUT Diploma program with a grade point average of at least 4.0 out of 7; and a grade of 4 or higher in any pre-requisite unit(s).

Subject prerequisites

Maths A, B or C

You must have achieved this study at a level comparable to Australian Year 12 or in recognised post-secondary studies.

Prerequisites

Satisfactory completion of Year 12 in an Australian school system or equivalent.

IELTS Academic score of 6.5 with Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking score of 6; TOEFL iBT score of 79 with Listening, Reading score of 16, Writing score of 21 and Speaking score of 18; Pearson PTE (Academic) score of 58 with Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking score of 50; Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) score of 176 with Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking score of 169.

Address

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
Gardens Point Campus
2 George Street Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia