This long-established program at Deakin offers the skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for employment in the communications industries, across print, TV, radio and online. There is an emphasis on practical hands-on learning and gain experience and develop skills in communicating information in engaging, interesting and accessible ways across different media formats. The curriculum covers news and feature writing, radio and TV reporting, multimedia and online journalism, local and international journalism and media ethics and law. In your final year undertake intensive news production work and an industry internship.Read More
Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (Online)
Warrnambool offering available to continuing students only
You may find employment in advertising agencies, consumer and business magazine publishers, freelance journalism, metropolitan, suburban and country newspapers, press agencies, public relations agencies, publishing companies, radio stations and television channels.
- To complete a Major sequence in Journalism select eight (8) credit points as outlined below;
- To complete a Minor sequence in Journalism select any four (4) units from below, including no more than two (2) credit points at level 3. It is highly recommended that students undertake level 1 units as part of their minor sequence.
Complete the following 2 units from level 1:
Complete 3 units from level 2, selected from:
Complete the following 3 units from level 3: