Communication and Technology

Explore the interplay between humans, culture and technology and gain a practical and creative approach to digital communication.

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Subject overview

Communication and Technology* is designed to give you the knowledge and skills to create a better society through digital communication.

Explore the connections between humans, society and machines via social media and other digital platforms. Investigate ethical issues that are emerging in digital journalism, social media, "big data" surveillance and privacy, and artificial intelligence.

Discover the possibilities and limitations of a variety of digital platforms and consider Indigenous perspectives on technology and data and what they could mean for policy, activism and design.

Where can Communication and Technology take you?

The Bachelor of Communication with a major in Communication and Technology* will prepare you to work in areas or industries that are digitally focused. As a skilled digital communicator, you could have a career in communications, marketing, content production, advertising, public relations, technology, advocacy, sustainability or the media.

Explore your study options in Communication and Technology

*We’re planning to launch the Bachelor of Communication in 2022, however the programme is going through regulatory approval and details may change.