Course details

CRICOS course code: 058396G

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Become a communicator of influence

Our Bachelor of Communication will teach you to inform, organise, persuade, negotiate, and entertain with clear, creative and engaging communication skills across all contexts and media.

This flexible degree allows you to tailor your study areas to suit your skills, interests, and career aspirations. Choose to major in social media, journalism, public relations, creative advertising, or marketing, or select elective courses that engages your creative passion and gain exposure to international marketplaces on industry study tours. Spend an entire semester abroad at one of our global partner universities through the Study Overseas program.

In this program you will:

  • Gain a breadth and depth of knowledge in the core communication disciplines.
  • Become job-ready for a range of media, marketing and communication roles.
  • Develop briefs and communication campaigns and work with real clients.
  • Experience work as part of an agency team.
  • Gain exposure to industry with work placement opportunities.

Career opportunities:

  • Social media manager
  • Advertising executive
  • Content strategist
  • Creative director
  • Public relations officer
  • Copywriter
  • Marketing officer
  • Corporate communications officer

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Majors

  • Creative Advertising
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 24,400 Per Year Read more73,200 for the entire course
Start date: 26 July 2021
Duration: 3 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

University of the Sunshine Coast

90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 24,400 Per Year Read more73,200 for the entire course
Start date: 26 July 2021
Duration: 3 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Moreton Bay Campus

1 Moreton Parade
Brisbane Queensland 4502
Australia

Entry criteria

You must:

  • be at least 17 years of age, or have completed Year 12 or equivalent

IELTS (Academic) - Overall score of 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each subtest; TOEFL: Internet-based - Overall score of 76 with minimum score of 18 for writing; TOEFL: Paper-based - Overall score of 550 with minimum essay score of 4; Pearson Test of English - Overall score of 50 with no sub score less than 50; CAE/CPE (results after Jan 2015) - Overall score of 169 or above with no less than 162 in each skill; ISLPR (IIAA accredited)- (previously ASLPR) - 3 in all four skill areas; USC's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2 - Successful completion; USC's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 3 - Successful completion; Global Assessment Certificate (GAC) - Successful completion with a minimum GPA of 2.3.

Address

University of the Sunshine Coast
90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia