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Media and Communications

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The BA (Honours) (Media & Communications) is an advanced and specialised course of study requiring a higher standard of performance than for the pass degree. It enhances your ability to acquire advanced skills of analysis, to develop original ideas, and to apply innovative solutions to complex problems. The Honours program involves one additional year of study at fourth-year level. Commencement of honours must occur within five years of the completion of your degree course.

The minimum entry requirement for Media and Communication honours is:

  • completion of all the requirements of the BA (Media and Communications); or
  • completion of Bachelor of Arts with a major in Media and Communications with an average of at least H2A (75%) in second and third year subjects within the major, or equivalent.

Intended learning outcomes

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Last updated: 5 June 2019