Postgraduate study in Media and Communication

What can you study in Media and Communication?

You can choose from a range of courses which study communication, film, television and media from diverse approaches — theoretical, aesthetic and historical — and complete your own research project.

The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) also includes research training that can be an advantage for future careers or provide preparation for more advanced postgraduate research.

Entry requirements

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Media and Communication

A BA or Bachelor of Global Studies with a major or specialisation in Communication or Media, Film and Television. You must have a Grade Point Average of 5.0 or higher in 45 points above Stage II in the major.

The following subjects may also be considered for entry: Journalism.

Master of Arts 

120-point (one-year) MA in Media and Communication 

A BA(Hons) or PGDipArts in Communication or Media, Film and Television, with a Grade Point Average of 5.0 or higher. The research masters has higher requirements.

The following subjects may also be considered for entry: Journalism.

180-point (18-month) MA in Media 

A BA with a major or specialisation in Communication or Media, Film and Television, or approval of the Head of School or nominee. You must have a Grade Point Average of 5.0 or higher in 75 points above Stage II including at least 45 points in the major.

The following subjects may also be considered for entry: Journalism.

Structuring your specialisation in Media and Communication

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Media and Communication

Consult the BA(Hons) schedule for how to structure your study and for the courses you may take.

2022 BA(Hons) schedule for Media and Communication

Master of Arts 

Consult the MA schedule for how to structure your study and for the courses you may take.

2022 schedule for 120-point MA in Media and Communication 

2022 schedule for 180-point MA in Media 

Courses

Explore the courses you can take as part of a specialisation in Media and Communication:

Postgraduate courses

Scholarships and awards

Help and advice

Our friendly staff will provide you with advice on planning your degree and enrolling in your courses at Student Hubs.

If you would like to find out more about studying Media and Communication, you can contact a Postgraduate Adviser.