Bachelor of Communication and Media (Journalism)

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Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Interview, investigate, and inform the world
Join the ranks of journalism professionals with our Bachelor of Communication and Media (Journalism). Journalism classes at USQ encourage practical learning that will prepare you for a diverse range of career options in this dynamic and exciting field.
Interview people, report the news, write feature stories, create and edit news packages, and design and produce packages for radio, television, online, and print. Learn from lecturers with years of industry experience as journalists.
Our strong industry partnerships will help you access news organizations for real opportunities to apply your knowledge. Third-year students undertake work placements as part of their studies.
Career outcomes
Our graduates are working in radio, television, online and print media, throughout Australia and overseas. You will be equipped to work as a news and specialist reporter, columnist, commentator, copywriter, producer, editor, newsreader and presenter.


Department

Which department am I in? Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts (BELA)


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Students must have a recognized previous academic qualification. These qualifications are for standard entry and are based on comparisons with Australian year 12 level examinations. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic only) - 6.0 (or better) (no component lower than 5.5); TOEFL (paper based) - 550 (or better) (with a minimum Test of Written English Score of TWE 4.5); TOEFL (electronic or computer based) - 213 (or better) (with essay rating of at least 4.5); TOEFL (internet based) - 80 (or better) (with 19 minimum in all bands); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 50 (or better) (with no communicative score less than 50); Cambridge English Scale Scores for FCE, CAE and CPE3 - Cambridge English: First (FCE) with a score of 169 or above. No less than 162 in each skill.


Entry Requirement For International Student

Subject pre-requisite: English (4 SA) or equivalent.
To apply for an undergraduate (or your first) university degree at USQ, you must have a recognized previous academic qualification. These recognized qualifications are recognized for standard entry and are based on comparisons with Australian year 12 level examinations.
Other English Language Requirements: Minimum score of TOEFL paper based test is 550, the minimum score of computer based test is 213, the minimum score of Pearson (PTE Academic) is 50 and the minimum score of Cambridge English: First (FCE) with a score of 169 or above. No less than 162 in each skill.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
University of Southern Queensland (USQ) offers below pathways courses for this subject Tertiary Preparation Program
Tertiary Preparation Program
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from TAFE Queensland
Australian Pacific College


Full Time (3 years)

A$21,920.00 (US$ 17,146) per year

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018

University of Southern Queensland (USQ) Toowoomba Campus, West Street, TOOWOOMBA, Queensland, 4350, TOOWOOMBA, Australia


Online/Distance (Variable)

A$19,200.00 (US$ 15,018) per year

Expected November 2018

University of Southern Queensland (USQ) Toowoomba Campus, West Street, TOOWOOMBA, Queensland, 4350, TOOWOOMBA, Australia