Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
This program provides students with an opportunity to learn in detail about the human dimensions of the Internet: how people network, collaborate, and share information through Internet communications, media and design. Students will develop advanced skills in creating, maintaining and managing online communications for personal and commercial interactions, as well as gaining knowledge of the social and cultural contexts within which those interactions occur. By combining this major with recommended electives in media, design, business, information technology, marketing, and other disciplines, students will become an astute, engaged professional communicator via the Internet. Students will study: Internet communications; Virtual communities and collaboration; Social media and social networks; Web publishing, presence and production; Internet economics, politics and regulation; and Online research and analysis.
- 24 units: 10 unit major in Internet Communications
- 10 electives drawn from other areas of study
- 4 general humanities units. Only 4 of the 10 electives can be level 1 units, unless special permission is given by the course coordinator.
- Internet communications
Standard entry requirements
There are no educational prerequisites, no limits on numbers and no requirements to attend lectures