Bachelor of Arts - Mass Communication

Curtin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00301J

This course offers the chance to develop skills and knowledge in two or more related fields of study at the intersection of media, business, design and new communications technologies. It offers contextual study of the history, theory, ethics and criticism of the various practices, institutions and discourses in media, communication and information. Foundation skills and knowledge for work in the corporate media and information field is provided with considerable breadth of expertise. Students chose one or two streams out of Corporate Screen Production, Web Media and Journalism, combining them with studies in Visual Communication, Digital Design, Photography, Marketing and Public Relations.


Bachelor Degrees typically contain a series of units which may include compulsory (core), optional or elective units to cater for student preferences. They may contain a range of majors, streams and/or minors for students to choose from to pursue learning in a specialised area of study.


  • Corporate screen production
  • Digital design
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Photography
  • Public relations
  • Graphic communication
  • Web media

Standard entry requirements

Essential TEE Subjects: English, English Literature or English as an Additional Language/Dialect. TAFE Requirements: A TAFE certificate IV or a TAFE diploma. STAT elements considered are E and either V or Q. While not a formal requirement for entry, students are encouraged to have basic computing skills.

Study information

Campus Fees Mid year intake Attendance
Bentley - main campus International: $85,200 Yes
  • Part-time : 6 years
  • Full-time : 3 years

Further information

Curtin Course Code: B-MASCOMS

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