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 with a major or specialisation in Communication or Media, Film and Television. You must have an average grade of B or higher in 45 points above Stage II in the major.

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

Master of Arts in Media and Communication

120-point (one-year) MA

A BA(Hons) or PGDipArts in Communication or Media, Film and Television, with an average grade of B or higher. The research masters has higher requirements.

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

240-point (two-year) MA

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 an average grade of B or higher in at least 45 points above Stage II 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.

2019 BA(Hons) schedule for Media, Film and Television

Master of Arts in Media and Communication

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

2019 MA schedule for Media, Film and Television

Courses

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

Postgraduate courses

Scholarships and awards

Help and advice

For help with planning your degree and enrolling in your courses, please contact the Arts Students' Centre.

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