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Bachelor of Media and Communication

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English Requirements

  • IELTS Overall Band: 6.0
  • TOEFL Internet Total Score: 64
  • Other Tests: PTE Academic – 50
Course Details

At La Trobe University, Media studies is a broad field of studies that discusses the history, content and impact of various forms of communication and tools, with a particular focus on the media. The discipline places a strong focus on theoretical and cultural approaches to communication science, mass communication and communication studies. Media educations studies also use concepts and techniques from other disciplines such as politics, sociology, economics and Psychology. Mass media refers to the applied study of different technologies and practices used to simplify communication of large listeners. The theoretical studies of social media emphasize topics such as the history of mass media and its impact on society, with a deeper understanding of concept theory and analytical approach to the development of new media. Many schools offer affiliate degrees, which include media and other subjects. Art work courses focus primarily on teaching practical and specialized skills such as practical writing, editing techniques and production process in specific media areas.

La Trobe University program Bachelor of Media and Communication is your overview to the field of fun, creative work and diverse. Great for journalists, sports journalists, the news industry or public relations. read: Journalism - Write, produce, report and present compelling video, audio, cell phones and online forums. Sports journalism - Combine journalism and sports studies. Get skills and information to report on all sports related activities in various media outlets. Media industries - Developing comprehensive skills in mobile news downloading, writing, film and TV production. Shoot and edit on all different devices, streaming camera, screens, workflow and platforms. Public Relations - Learn how audience engagement and social media are affecting media, while developing communication strategies for global audiences. This is courtesy of the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA). The prospects of caring for students in media studies and media include roles such as journalist, media editor, broadcast producer, public relations officer, social media manager, social media manager, public relations adviser, journalist and Producer.

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