Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Sociology uses rigorous research to question and critique our social interactions. In our hyper connected world, social reasoning is vital for media professionals. You’ll be uniquely skilled at providing informed commentary through media channels. Advanced communication and critical thinking skills will also be highly valuable in a range of government, business and community service roles. Identify societal trends and power structures. Debate and problem-solve around social issues in the media. Build skills in digital and interactive media, writing, research, reporting, storytelling, radio and video production. Gain industry experience with organisations such as major media networks and outlets.
Standard entry requirements
Applicants with recent secondary education are those whose admission is primarily based on the completion of Year 12 within the last two years, however if you completed your secondary education more than two years ago, you may still be able to be considered on the basis of your secondary schooling. You must not have completed more than 2 years full time equivalent university study (48 units). You must have completed at least six months full time equivalent higher education study (the number of courses and units will vary depending on your prior institution however at the University of Adelaide, this equates to 4 courses / 12 units). A Grade Point Average (GPA) is calculated for each separate program you have undertaken (apart from some double degree programs where the GPA is combined). You compete on the basis of your best GPA.
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