Get hands-on with a series of workshops, case studies and projects right from the start of this intensive four-year degree. Develop your skills to plan, manage and execute communication strategies for a variety of organisations. Learn how to manage issues and crisis communication, implement a range of PR tactics, design and implement media relations campaigns and manage internal communications for organisations. Join CSU and take advantage of small class sizes featuring intensive learning and interaction with your lecturers and fellow students.
Essential requirements for admission
Minimum CSU English Language Proficiency requirements
Applicants with higher education study
Successful completion of two university level subjects (AQF level Associate Degree or higher) demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
Completed bridging or enabling course
Successful completion of a Tertiary Preparation Course from an Australian University or an accredited provider demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
Applicants with vocational education and training (VET) study
A completed AQF Certificate III or higher level qualification or 50% completion of an AQF Diploma level qualification.
Applicants with work and life experience
Work experience, within the same industry as the course profile, of no less than two years, and a formal interview or portfolio submission (see other admissions options below).
Applicants with recent secondary education (within past two years)
An ATAR of 65 (including adjustment factors)
Other admission options
Schools Recommendation Scheme (SRS)
Regional Radio Endorsement Program
Indigenous Access Program (IAP)
CSU Diploma of General Studies
Completion of a formal interview demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the quality, depth and relevance of the answers given in the interview*
Submission of a portfolio of works (written, artwork and/or digital media) demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the quality, depth and relevance presented in the portfolio*
* If seeking admission via this method and secondary study has been (or will be) completed in the year immediately prior to commencement, applicants must have satisfied the requirements of the NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC) or interstate equivalent (ATAR not required).
How to apply
Apply direct to CSU
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