Bachelor of Communication (Social Media) - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Bachelor of Communication (Social Media)

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Keep pace with the digital revolution

Digital technology has evolved rapidly over the past 10 years, creating more opportunities to work with social media. This program will prepare you as a social media specialist by teaching you how to work with real clients to develop and implement social media strategies, and analyse their success. You’ll have opportunities to gain industry-recognised certifications and travel overseas on study tours.

Study location
  • Sunshine Coast
Refer to the program footnotes
CRICOS code
098457A
Commence
Semester 1, Semester 2
Program length (full-time)
3 years
Annual tuition fee 2021
A$24,400
Estimated total tuition fee *
A$73,200
Footnotes
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2021 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
Study locations QTAC code
  • Sunshine Coast 011441
  • Online 015009
Minimum selection threshold
ATAR - 54.55 OP - 18 Rank - 64
USC program code
AR310
Commence
Semester 1, Semester 2
Duration
3 years full time or equivalent part time
Study mode
Blended Learning
Recommended prior study
English
Total courses
22
Total units
288

In this program you will:

  • Develop the skills for content curation and creation across platforms.
  • Learn how to tell compelling brand stories across both social and traditional channels.
  • Gain a thorough grounding in communication, public relations, creative advertising, and marketing.
  • Work with real clients to gain practical experience and build a portfolio of work to showcase to future employers.
Career opportunities:
  • Social Media Manager
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Online Community Manager
  • Content Creation Executive
  • Digital Strategist

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