Southern Cross University Undergraduate Course Guide 2021

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Bachelor of Digital Media ATAR 60 Duration 3 years full-time/6 years part-time Starts February, June Location Lismore, Coomera, online UAC L 333111 QTAC L 053041 Coomera applications direct to the University. The Bachelor of Digital Media prepares you to tell the stories that matter, while you develop the creative and production skills you need for a career in today’s fast-paced media environments. You’ll develop skills in writing, production, visual and research skills, and gain access to work experience opportunities and networks of industry professionals across the media and communications spectrum. Southern Cross University is proud to partner with Australia’s premier regional industry association Screenworks to provide mentoring and internship opportunities for our students.

Professional placement

Career opportunities

This course includes a compulsory 100-hour professional placement that allows you to gain invaluable workplace experience across the media and communications spectrum: at radio or television stations, in newspapers and publishing houses, on film shoots, at film festivals or in graphic design or post-production companies.

Digital media specialists work in fields such as film, television and radio, newspapers and magazines, online media, graphic design, marketing, advertising and public relations.

Thanks to a partnership with the peak body for the screen industry in regional Australia Screenworks, Southern Cross digital media students have access to industry mentoring and unique development opportunities.

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