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University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

Sydney , New South Wales ,Australia

Bachelor of Communication (Honours) (1 year)

The Bachelor of Communication (Honours) offers graduates the opportunity to pursue advanced-level study in communication, social sciences, cultural studies and creative arts. It prepares graduates for higher degree research and professional activity. Emphasis is placed on interdisciplinary approaches and the integration of scholarship with contemporary issues in society and culture.

An honours degree in communication provides an excellent opportunity for students to develop their creative practice, research and communication skills. Supported by leading researchers, teachers and creative practitioners, students undertake a program of advanced coursework and produce a project relevant to their academic, professional and/or creative major.

Campus Information

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Intakes

  • March

Application Processing Time in Days: 20

Application Process

More Information Required
10 Days
Possible Interview Call
10 Days
Provisional/Unconditional Offer
20 Days
Visa Process
30 Days

Minimum English Language Requirements

English Level Description IELTS (1.0 -9.0) TOEFL IBT (0-120) TOEFL CBT (0-300) PTE (10-90)
Expert 9 120 297-300 86-90
Very Good 8.5 115-119 280-293 83-86
Very Good 8 110-114 270-280 79-83
Good 7.5 102-109 253-267 73-79
Good 7 94-101 240-253 65-73
Competent 6.5 79-93 213-233 58-65
Competent 6 60-78 170-210 50-58
Modest 5.5 46-59 133-210 43-50
Modest 5 35-45 107-133 36-43
Limited 4 32-34 97-103 30-36
Extremely Limited < 4 < 31 < 93 < 30

Job Opportunity Potential

This course equips graduates with the critical thinking, creativity and professional project skills to pursue careers in a number of communication and creative industries, such as policy, journalism, music, creative practice, advocacy and writing. Specific career options depend on the student's core discipline. Graduates are also well prepared to undertake postgraduate research degrees or begin a career as a researcher.

 

PSW Opportunity

Post-Study Work (PSW)

  • bachelor degree (including honours): 2 years*
  • masters by coursework: 2 years*
  • masters by research: 3 years
  • doctoral degree: 4 years

 for international students completing Bachelors and Masters degrees (minimum 92 weeks)

Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline at an appropriate level.

Applicants are admitted to the honours program only if appropriately qualified UTS: Communication academic staff are available for supervision for the thesis component.

Minimum English Language Requirements

  • Academic IELTS: Academic IELTS: 7.0 overall with a writing score of 7.0;
    or
  • TOEFL: paper based: 584-609 overall with TWE of 5.0, internet based: 94-101 overall with a writing score of 27;
    or
  • AE6: Pass;
    or
  • PTE: 65-72;
    or
  • CAE: 185-190

 

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