|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.|
|Location||Bentley, Mauritius, Sarawak, Singapore or Dubai This course may not be offered at all locations every year. Please contact us for more information on availability.|
|Study method||Full-time or part-time|
|Intake||February or July|
|Duration||3 years full-time|
Our mass communication degree produces corporate media professionals for the 21st century. This major will help you to become part of a growing employment sector in mass communication, digital media and corporate communication.
This course will prepare you for working across more than one area in the rapidly expanding world of media and corporate communication. It provides key technological skills and knowledge for work in corporate media and communication fields, as well as an understanding of issues and debates concerning media, communication and information.
You can tailor the course to your learning and career goals. It begins with an introduction to the many different areas that make up today’s media and corporate communications environment, providing students with the opportunity to take foundation units in media studies.
In your first year, you will study foundation units in:
In your second and third years you consolidate your training by choosing two streams to specialise in. The first stream can be chosen from:
The second stream may also be taken from those areas or you may prefer to choose from:
Your second and third year core units give you an insight into a range of media issues and communication contexts, teaching you the technical skills for your professional ambitions and also the flexibility and critical awareness that comes with a broader intellectual understanding of media and corporate communications.
You also have four electives which you can use to extend your studies or broaden your skills by selecting units from a complementary discipline. Alternatively, you can choose to undertake a professional internship
All the disciplines have a strong connection with professional practice and feature opportunities to apply your practical skills and understandings. Students from different areas of study are encouraged to work together as they progress through the program on projects that reflect the nature of the evolving media, mass communication and creative industries and how they interact with the corporate and business communities.
2018 intakes for Curtin Bentley (All streams)
2018 intakes for Curtin Dubai (Marketing and Web Media streams only)
2018 intakes for Curtin Malaysia (Sarawak) (Corporate Screen Production, Journalism, Marketing and Public relations streams only)
2018 intakes for Curtin Singapore (Journalism and Marketing streams only)
2018 intake for Mauritius (Corporate Screen Production, Journalism, Marketing and Web Media streams only)