Bachelor of Communication
Griffith University - Gold Coast

Course outline

Developed in close consultation with industry, this degree responds to the demand for graduates with a comprehensive suite of communication skills, ready for opportunities in new media. You’ll develop advanced interdisciplinary skills in digital media production, content creation, advanced writing and digital communication, tailored for various platforms including emerging technologies. Students of this degree work alongside and learn from some of the best communication professionals in the country. Critical thinking and creativity are emphasised to develop innovative problem-solving skills. Ethics and social responsibility are at the core of the program. You will also have opportunities for internships, real-world projects, and collaborations with industry leaders. By the time you graduate, you’ll be set to take advantage of the full array of contemporary communication career opportunities. With established networks and a professional portfolio of work, prepare to lead innovation and facilitate change in the communication and media industries. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Communication at GU. the Bachelor of Communication and Journalism at GU.

Majors

Journalism and Strategic Communication

Fee notes

This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.

Admissions Criteria

For minimum age requirements please visit Institution minimum age requirements

Prerequisites

Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.

Additional entry requirements

Griffith VET Guarantee and the Year 12 Early Offer Guarantee apply to this program. For more information visit griffith.edu.au/guaranteed-admission.

Assumed knowledge

This program has assumed knowledge. Refer to QTAC’s Course Search.

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

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Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

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

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Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Strategic, corporate, internal, crisis and media communication roles, audio and visual editing, freelance writing, social media management, digital media and content creation in various industries, including government and non-government organisations, not-for-profit, start-ups, creative industries and agencies.

Course Code
232461
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP
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
Gold Coast