Bachelor of Communication
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

The Bachelor of Communication prepares students for a lifetime of creative and critical use of media and communication in industries, government and communities. This program gives students a strong foundation in writing, industry engagement (including internships), practice and production skills, and critical thinking. Students develop expertise in multimedia and online content production, social media engagement and analytics, community and stakeholder engagement, and campaign development. Specialise by choosing a major, alongside general electives, a second major or a minor. For more information, visit Bachelor of Communication at UQ.


Digital media; Public Relations. Minors: Interaction Design; Journalism; Writing. Digital Media and Public Relations are also available as minors.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.


English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C)

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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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors




ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors




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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Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Public relations; advertising; media production and analysis; film and television; web design and management; corporate communication; social media management, public affairs.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

CSP/$14590 (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