|Guaranteed ATAR||70 This is the ATAR level at which an offer of admission is guaranteed, subject to any other non-ATAR criteria being met.|
|Study method||Full-time or part-time|
|Intake||February or July|
|Duration||3 years full-time|
Journalism at Curtin has had an excellent reputation with media industries for more than 40 years through its combination of real-world practice, creativity and technological skills, and project work. You will develop the ability to research, prepare and publish news, current affairs and other content across different media platforms, including print, broadcast and online media.
You will undertake practical work in excellent facilities such as the on-campus TV studio, Western Independent newspaper and our community radio station, Curtin FM.
This major allows you to incorporate studies in related areas, such as film and television, social sciences (international relations, history, sociology, anthropology) and other disciplines.
You will have the opportunity to undertake an industry placement in your final year.
Journalism is offered as part of the Bachelor of Arts. You can enhance your studies with a secondary major or choose from a range of elective units to support your career goals.
You can study this as part of a double major:
*Please note not all majors are offered online
High achieving students may complete an additional honours year enabling them to undertake their own significant research project.