The Bachelor of Communication has been designed to incorporate work placement or projects within industry

Bachelor of Communication

Practical Experience

"The communication program gives me access to amazing facilities...these include the television studio, recording studios, sound studios and editing suites" - Emily

The Bachelor of Communication has been designed to incorporate work placement or projects within industry as a significant component of your specialist major.

In addition to the industry placement program, every course within the communication degree includes assignments that will encourage you to put your learning into practice and engage with the issues and challenges of your professional area.

The University of Newcastle is committed to enhancing the learning experience through practical work placement with industry leaders. Bachelor of Communication students are invited to take advantage of our business partnership networks with:

  • ABC 1233
  • NBN Television
  • The Newcastle Herald
  • The University of Newcastle radio station 2NURFM

Additionally, Bachelor of Communication students are eligible to enrol in SCIT3600 which offers you the opportunity to undertake an international placement to expand the theoretical knowledge and skills developed in this program and apply knowledge and skills in an external and international context.

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