Bachelor of Communication - Media Practice

Charles Sturt University

CSU's Bachelor of Communication (Media Practice) will build your knowledge of the creative and practical elements of media practice. Learn about production planning, digital media, sound production, visual communication, scriptwriting, documentary and information programming, media communication and globalisation and communication project management. CSU's media practice course will help you gain a competitive advantage in industry through practical learning, internships and invaluable networking opportunities.

Course Fee:

International: $69,600

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; basic computer software skills


10 compulsory subjects; two 64-point Discipline Specialisation chosen from the following areas: Advertising, Radio, Journalism, Public Relations, Theatre/Media or Media Practice.

Subjects you can Study:

Advertising, Radio, Journalism, Public relations, Theatre/Media; Media practice

Study Pathways:

Charles Sturt University frequently recognises prior learning including study at other institutions in many of its degrees. Each request for credit is individually assessed prior to the commencement of the course.

Further information:

Students entering this course must have computer access, access to the Internet and to portable device such as an iPad, iPod, laptop or other device. The ability to use a word processing program such as Microsoft Word is a prerequisite for entry to the course.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00005F

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bathurst 65 No Full time 3 years
Distance Education No info Yes Online 6 years

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