Bachelor of Communication (Journalism)

Study Area

Media and communications

Study Level



RMIT University



Course Detail


Melbourne City

Intake Time

February & July

Standard Duration

3 Years

About the Course

Are you ready to take part in both simulated and live productions of radio, TV news and current affairs? You will learn how to write high quality print and digital news and feature stories, which will be published in the well-regarded City Journal. This degree is highly regarded by the local and international news media industry, for its blend of theory and practice. By the end of your studies you will have the practical and theoretical knowledge to begin a career in journalism, in Australia and abroad, and be able to show employers evidence of your skills and achievements with a professional portfolio of published work. Graduates are employed in all major news organisations in Australia, and in many international news agencies. With the changing dynamic of the industry, our students are also well equipped to pursue roles such as media advisors and corporate communication specialists.


Average Score


6.5 (6.0)

Background Requirements


RMIT University

Institute Ranking

#223 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #15 in Australia

Program Ranking

#4 in Australia for Communication and Media, #44 in the world. *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020