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Coursework

Master of International Journalism

  • CRICOS Code: 096334F

What will I study?

Overview

200 point program

2 years full-time or part-time equivalent

This is our most popular program for those who have completed undergraduate study. No experience is necessary.

  • 25 points of Compulsory subjects
  • 100 points of Core or Elective subjects

AND

  • 75 points minimum of Core subjects (Coursework option)

OR

  • 37.5 points minimum of Core subjects (Thesis or Project option)
  • 37.5 points of Capstone subjects (Thesis or Project option)

150 point program

1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent

This is for graduates who have completed at least one year of relevant professional work experience, or graduates of a relevant undergraduate degree, or graduates of an undergraduate degree in any discipline and a Graduate Certificate in a related discipline.

  • 25 points of Compulsory subjects

AND

  • 62.5 points minimum of Core subjects (Coursework option)
  • 62.5 points of Core of Elective subjects (Coursework option)

OR

  • 37.5 points minimum of Core subjects (Thesis or Project option)
  • 37.5 points of Capstone subjects (Thesis or Project option)
  • 50 points of Core or Elective subjects (Thesis or Project option)

100 point program

1 year full-time or part-time equivalent

This is for relevant honours graduates or those who have completed at least two years professional work experience in a closely related field, in addition to relevant background study.

  • 37.5 points of Core or Elective subjects

AND

  • 62.5 points of Core subjects (Coursework option)

OR

  • 25 points minimum of Core subjects (Thesis or Project option)
  • 37.5 points of Capstone subjects (Thesis or Project option)

Capstone requirement

Students must complete one of three available Capstone streams for this degree (some are Coursework-based, Thesis-based, or Project-based). For more information on subjects, Capstone streams, and detailed information, please view the Handbook entry for this course.

View the Handbook entry