Bachelor of Social Science (Applied Social Science and Communication and Media Studies)

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Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Challenge assumptions about the world
Change the way you think and challenge your assumptions about the world by studying the Bachelor of Social Science (Social Science and Communication and Media Studies).
This degree will allow you to examine the way we communicate and explore the effect the media has on our world. It combines the study of communication theory with the development of communication skills. You will analyze the areas of language, film, television and culture, while learning about interpersonal, group and mass communication, and communication in multicultural societies.
Our lecturers have decades of experience in mass communication fields and networks of contacts in the media and public relations industry - so you will be learning from the best.
Career outcomes
Communication and media studies combined with social sciences will prepare you for a career in public relations, communication policy, management, administration, arts and culture industries, media, teaching and community development.


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 Diploma of University Studies (Spatial Science)
Diploma of Science (Physical Sciences)
Tertiary Preparation Program
Diploma of University Studies (Science)
Tertiary Preparation Program
Diploma of Science (Environment and Sustainability)
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