Course Details


Bachelor Degree

Study Load

Full Time

Course Location

New South Wales

University of New England UNE

Bachelor of Media and Communications

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00003G

This program provides up-to-date knowledge of the rapidly changing field of media and communications. It includes film studies, from Australian cinema to Hollywood; television studies; news media; children’s media; advertising; digital and social media; screen adaptations; creative and professional writing; and publishing and editing. It develops skills in media research, writing and digital communications, which are relevant to further studies and today’s changing workplaces.


144 credit points (equivalent to 24 standard units) including one major and a choice of elective units. Students admitted through an articulation program follow a modified program of study.


  • Film and television production
  • Media and culture
  • Writing and publishing

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Or admission through an articulation program. Assumed knowledge: any 2 units of English

Study pathways

Exit pathways are available for eligible students.