Flexibility is the core attribute of tomorrow’s professional communicator. The communication group brings together award-winning academics to prepare and empower those looking to work across the fields of journalism, public relations and marketing communication.

Research-informed learning

Our student-centred, hands-on approach to teaching is consolidated by research excellence.

A collective research interest in the dynamic interplay of media and society in the digital era results in distinctive undergraduate learning journeys and inspiring opportunities for students searching for postgraduate supervision.

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A rich learning ecosystem

The communication group exists within a diverse ecosystem of learning experiences.

Access to a wide choice of elective study areas will broaden your horizons at university and build the essential skills contemporary professional communicators need to flourish in the workplace.

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I came to Deakin because the courses are particularly flexible and accommodating and there are a wealth of extracurricular opportunities available for students willing to take them.

Kirrily Schwarz

Journalism graduate, winner of the 2014 Jacob-Walkley Journalism Scholarship

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School of Communication and Creative Arts 
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