Deakin University

Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Communication (Journalism)

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

Deakin's Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Communication (Journalism) empowers you to solve the commercial problems of the future in a world that has never been hungrier for news.In this complementary double degree you will learn to think more critically as you gain a strong foundation in all aspects of commerce at Deakin's world-class business school. The commerce stream will equip you with technical skills and professional capabilities to become a confident leader in the world of commerce. Authentic and practical learning experiences challenge you to solve real commercial and community issues.At the same time, learn how to engage with multiple audiences and deliver news across a range of media platforms with your communications degree. Develop your ability to identify, research and plan news and feature stories, so you can write, edit and publish them straight from our newsroom and creative media labs on campus.

Structure

Compulsory 0-credit point unit:-To be completed in the first trimester of study.MAI010 Academic Integrity ModuleMAI01016 credit points of Commerce coded units:-8 credit points of core units (MAA103, MAF101, MAE101, MWL101, MIS171, MMM132, MLC101, MMK101)one Commerce major sequence of 8 credit points must be includedLevel 3 - at least 4 credit points (which must be course grouped to a Faculty of Business and Law undergraduate degree)16 credit points of Communication (Journalism) coded units:12 credit points of core units: (ACC100, ALJ111, ALJ112, ACC213, ALJ216, ALJ218, ALJ221, ACC320, ACC321, ALJ304, ALJ330, ALJ331)2 credit points of course electives from level 1 (List A): ACG103, ALA101, ALA102, ALM101, ALM102, ALR103, ALR104 and either IND101 or IND1022 credit points of course electives from level 2/3 (List B): ALM202, ALM215, MIS203, ACC303, ALA302, ALJ324, ALR376 and either IND203 or IND301

Subjects

  • Journalism

Standard entry requirements

VCE Prerequisite subjectsUnits 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English EAL (English as an additional language) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.ATAR 71.75

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) Domestic: $58,520
International: $143,200
No
  • Part-time : 8 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 4 years
Geelong Waterfront Domestic: $58,520
International: $143,200
  • ATAR: 71.75
No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years
Melbourne Burwood Domestic: $58,520
International: $143,200
No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

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