Flexibility is the core attribute of tomorrow's professional communicator. We bring together award-winning academics and leading researchers to prepare and empower those looking to work across journalism, public relations advertising, digital and social media and marketing communications.

A rich learning ecosystem

Studying communications gives you the tools and skills to flourish in a range of industries. Our degrees are built upon diverse learning experiences that will give you the real-world experiences that are essential producing contemporary, professional communicators.

With a wide variety of complementary disciplines to choose from, students will broaden their horizons and graduate ready to excel in the workplace.

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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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My experience was second to none – the hands-on, real-world industry experience coupled with relevant theory and passionate teaching staff provided me with a well-rounded education and experience that put me in a great position entering the industry as a young communicator.

Georgia Logan

Engagement Advisor, Maribyrnong City

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