Bachelor of Media (Communication and Journalism), Bachelor of Arts

Study Area

Media and communications

Study Level



The University of New South Wales



Course Detail



Intake Time

February, June, September

Standard Duration

4 Years

About the Course

If you are passionate about communication and journalism, and would also like to gain a grounding in the arts, the new Bachelor of Media (Communication & Journalism) and the Bachelor of Arts double degree is for you. The program allows you to combine communication and journalism with in-depth study of a specific area of the arts, humanities and social sciences. The Bachelor of Media (Communication & Journalism) will teach you broad professional communication skills and offers a philosophical and cultural foundation in media studies as well as practical skills in communication and journalism. The Bachelor of Arts is designed to provide the benefits of an education in the Humanities, Social Sciences and the Creative and Performing Arts including the ability to think critically and communicate effectively. With more than 30 areas of study to choose from you will be able to develop knowledge and skills that complement your communication and journalism studies to give you a distinctive edge as a graduate.This combined degree, which typically takes four years, will provide you great opportunities to work across a wide range of communication fields.


Average Score



6.5 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest)

Background Requirements


The University of New South Wales

Institute Ranking

#44 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #4 in Australia

Program Ranking

#5 in Australia for Communication and Media, #47 in the world. *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020