Bachelor of Communication
UniSC - University of the Sunshine Coast - Sunshine Coast

Course outline

This flexible degree allows you to tailor your study areas to suit your skills, interests, and career aspirations. Major in Social Media or Journalism, with options to add minors in Strategic Global Communication, creative and Interactive Advertising or select elective courses that engage your creativity and provide exposure to international skillsets and future work opportunities.

In this program you will gain a breadth and depth of knowledge in the core communication disciplines and become well-grounded in key themes in global communication and multicultural discourses. You’ll develop briefs and communication campaigns and work with real clients, and gain exposure to industry with work placement opportunities. For more information, visit Bachelor of Communication at UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast.

Majors

Journalism, Social Media, Game Design, Creative Writing and Publishing, Music, Screen Media, Theatre and Performance, Visual Communication, Interactive Media and Digital Culture. Some major/minor combinations may need to be commenced in the first semester of study to complete in the minimum duration. Not all majors available at Moreton Bay.

Other requirements

The Inherent Academic Requirements of a program are those fundamental skills, capabilities and knowledge that students must be able to demonstrate in order to achieve the essential learning outcomes of the program, while maintaining the academic integrity of that program. For information, visit Inherent Academic Requirements on the UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast website.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast and for this course, refer to UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast’s website.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Recommended study
English
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

96.90

75.00

52.35

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

98.90

77.00

54.35

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Social media manager, advertising executive, content strategist, creative director, public relations officer, copywriter, copy editor, marketing officer, corporate communications officer.

Course Code
011041
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$15136 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Sunshine Coast