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Media and Communications

Specialisation (formal)Year: 2019

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Intended learning outcomes

Students who complete the Graduate Diploma in Arts should:

  • be able to develop a comprehensive overview of the media's place in today's society, economy and culture, with an emphasis on the Asia-Pacific region;
  • be provided with the fundamental written communication skills required by successful journalists and other media professionals;
  • be helped to achieve an understanding of new communication technologies and their impact on the fast changing global media environment;
  • be trained to think across media - a skill of increasing importance for the next generation of media professionals and media researchers;
  • be helped to appreciate the value of an international and interdisciplinary approach to the study of Media and Communications.


Last updated: 16 September 2019