Media Studies in Australian Universities

Media-Studies There are hundreds of Australian universities that offer academic programs in the field of media studies.

La Trobe University: Bachelor of Media Studies; Graduate Certificate in Media Studies; Graduate Diploma in Media Studies and Postgraduate Diploma in Media Studies are available at the La Trobe University

University of Wollongong offers Bachelor of Creative Arts (Media Arts); Doctor of Philosophy (Media and Cultural Studies); Graduate Certificate in Broadcast Journalism and Master of Arts – Research (Media and Cultural Studies)

Swinburne University of Technology: Bachelor of Communication (Media Studies); Bachelor of Multimedia (Media Studies) and Graduate Diploma of Arts (Commercial Radio) programs are conducted at the Swinburne University of Technology

Edith Cowan University is  major education destination for Bachelor of Communications (Broadcasting); Bachelor of Communications (Media and Cultural Studies); Bachelor of Communications Honours; Bachelor of Creative Industries (Interactive Media Development); Graduate Certificate in Broadcasting (Radio); Graduate Certificate in Broadcasting (Television) and Graduate Diploma of Broadcasting programs.

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University (RMIT) provides qualifications such as Bachelor of Arts (Creative Media) (Honours); Bachelor of Communication (Media); Bachelor of Communication (Media) (Honours) and Doctor of Philosophy (Creative Media)

University of New South Wales are famous for media studies programs like Bachelor of Arts (Media, Culture and Technology); Bachelor of Media (Media Production); Bachelor of Social Science (Film Studies); Doctor of Philosophy (Research) in Media Arts; Doctor of Philosophy (Research) in Media, Film and Theatre; Graduate Certificate in Art (Media Arts); Graduate Diploma in Art (Media Arts); Graduate Diploma in Arts by Research (Media, Film and Theatre) and Master of Art (Media Arts)

Curtin University of Technology awards degrees in media studies such as Bachelor of Arts (Media and Information); Bachelor of Arts (Media and Information) – Journalism; Bachelor of Arts (Media and Information) – Librarianship and Corporate Information Management; Doctor of Philosophy – Media and Information; Master of Philosophy (Creative Arts) – Media and Information and Master of Philosophy (Media and Information)

University of Newcastle offers Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Science in Chemistry; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Science in Earth Sciences; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Science in Geography; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Science in Marine Science; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Science in Mathematics; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Science in Physics; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Science in Psychology; Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Cultural Studies/Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Resource Management; Bachelor of Communication in Media Studies and Bachelor of Social Science in Film, Media and Cultural Studies

Other major Australian universities that have become major education centres for media studies are University of Canberra (Bachelor of Media Arts and Production); Charles Sturt University (Bachelor of Communication -Commercial Radio; Bachelor of Communication-Theatre/Media and Master of Arts Practice -Photomedia); Flinders University (Bachelor of Media-Creative Arts and Bachelor of Media -Public Affairs); Southern Cross University (Bachelor of Media); Canberra Institute of Technology (Advanced Diploma of Media Production); University of South Australia (Bachelor of Communication-Media and Culture and Bachelor of Media Arts); CQ University (Bachelor of Arts Media Studies); Australian National University (Bachelor of Arts New Media Arts and Master of New Media Arts); Macquarie University (Bachelor of Arts in Media and Cultural Studies; Bachelor of Media and Bachelor of Media with Bachelor of Laws); University of Queensland (Bachelor of Arts in Media Studies and Bachelor of Creative Arts Media Studies); University of Melbourne (Master of Global Media Communication; Master of Publishing and Communications); University of Western Sydney (Bachelor of Communication – Media Arts Production and Master of Convergent Media); Murdoch University (Bachelor of Media in Media Studies and Bachelor of Media in Radio) and Monash University (Master of Communications and Media Studies).


In addition to this, TAFE institutions such as TAFE NSW – Sydney Institute (Certificate IV in Interactive Digital Media and Diploma of Interactive Digital Media);Holmesglen Institute of TAFE (Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media and Diploma of Interactive Digital Media); Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE (Advanced Diploma of Screen incorporating Certificate IV in Screen and Media and Certificate IV in Interactive Digital Media); Swan TAFE (Certificate III in Media – Digital); TAFE NSW – North Coast Institute ( Diploma of Communication and Media) and Great Southern TAFE (Certificate II in Broadcasting-radio) also conduct academic programs in media studies.

Media studies courses are also offered at the Academy of Interactive Entertainment (Certificate III in Media-Digital Composing); City College of Melbourne (Diploma of Interactive Digital Media); Macquarie City College (Bachelor of Arts in Media and Cultural Studies); International Film College (Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media and Diploma of Screen and Media); Qantm College (Diploma of Interactive Digital Media) and JMC Academy (Associate Degree of Digital Television Production; Bachelor of Creative Technology – Digital Television Production and Diploma of Digital Television Production).


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  • Chandana

    Hi. i am a graduate from bengaluru in B.A (Literature, Journalism and Psychololgy) and have a few [papers to write this october and then looking at doing my masters at australia in Mass Communication starting for the february 2011 semester. looking at monash universitiy but open to other good universities as well. i am very ambitious about it so please help me as to how i can go about it.