Feedback, questions or accessibility issues: [email protected] Our graduates are also some of the most recognisable personalities in the media landscape, with many going on to secure positions with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), The Advertiser and The Australian, as well as on commercial radio and TV networks. For more information refer to Appendix 4 of the University's Selection and Entry policy. Graduates of this degree (the only one of its kind in South Australia) are qualified to work as journalists and writers in mainstream media and communication fields. Not all sub-majors are available on each campus. UniSA offers an extensive range of career-related events and workshops online, on campus and around Adelaide to develop your skills and increase your knowledge. By completing this form you give consent for La Trobe University to contact you for marketing purposes. No. The admission criteria have been grouped to assist you to easily find the information most relevant to your circumstances. We're helping reduce fertiliser dependency, La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science (LIMS), La Trobe Animal Research and Teaching Facility, Contact the La Trobe Graduate Research School, Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Media and Communication, Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics, Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics. There are other pathways you can follow to study this degree, including: You could be eligible for credit for previous studies you have undertaken. Times Higher Education (THE), 2020, World University Rankings 2021 by subject: arts and humanities. I loved being able to delve into the field straight away. The environment is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so you can tailor your learning to your life. When you successfully complete the Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing or Associate Degree in Professional Writing and Editing and achieve a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (out of 4.0), you are guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Communication (Journalism) with 1 semester of advanced standing (equivalent to 60 credit points). UniSA welcomes the opportunity to speak with you regarding your study options. Take a look at the global opportunities available. All students receive a travel stipend to attend professional-development conferences such as those offered by Investigative Reporters and Editors or the Creative Nonfiction Foundation. Receiving credit will reduce the number of courses you undertake within the degree, and may also reduce the overall duration of your degree. Can I speak to someone regarding my study options? 618: Mass Media and Political Behavior: 3 cr. Recipients can get a 50% reduction on tuition fees for up to four years of full-time study for selected degrees. Key dates for applications can be found here. Program proposal due end of first semester of coursework, Portfolio due at end of coursework, typically 3-4 semesters. The review board is charged with final decisions regarding satisfactory progress. All rights reserved. If at any stage you no longer wish to be contacted, simply choose unsubscribe in any of our emails. Study South Australia’s only Journalism and Professional Writing degree. They will help you with your enrolment, ID cards, fees, timetables and any other questions you might have. Between now and 2020, the total Australian media and entertainment market will reach $47.4 billion1. OR If you are completing an Australian year 12 qualification in Australia or overseas, or the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme in Australia, you must apply through SATAC. The Minor in Print and Online Journalism consists of 5 courses (2 core courses and 3 electives) for a total of 20 credits. When you are ready, apply through our International Application System. While journalists are not required to be formally accredited to practise, many Australian journalists are members of the MEAA. It's available as a major in our Bachelor of Media and Communication, or explore the range of courses below. You can choose short-term or semester-long study from a range of universities and countries depending on your area of study and cultural interests. This is one of two Core Courses that provide a foundation for the program. 12 Graduate Courses. Students who wish to enrol in a sub-major outside UniSA Creative should consult with their Program Director. Weekend options are available. Learn to tell stories that matter through a myriad of platforms, including social media, digital news channels, podcasts and television. 1. Enquiry:, See equivalence table for other qualifications and English Language tests accepted by UniSA (PDF). Courses making up each sub-major are detailed in Majors and Minors home pages. 9 hours to complete. A finding of unsatisfactory progress by the review board may be grounds for a one-semester probation, suspension of funding (if applicable) or dismissal from the graduate program, at the review board’s discretion. If you’re interested in writing about arts and culture, you’d look for opportunities in the communication arts or art departments. A request for a waiver of this rule may be granted in rare cases. You’ll graduate with practical experience and a portfolio of work to show future employers.